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December 1, 2018

Sometimes the best part of a movie is the final scene. In fact, the final scene of a film can make or break it, and, in the best films, the final scene usually makes it. And what about the final scene of this guy’s story: the Apostle Paul? When the camera fades to blac...

November 30, 2018

28 Once safely on shore, we found out that the island was called Malta. 2 The islanders showed us unusual kindness. The unusual kindness we want to think about today is like an uncommon kindness. It can be an extraordinary kindness, or it can be an ordinary kindness do...

November 27, 2018

A passenger on an ocean liner was enduring a rough Atlantic crossing. As he leaned over the rail, his face a shade of green, a steward came along and tried to encourage him: “Don’t be discouraged, sir! No one’s ever died of seasickness yet!” The nauseous passenger look...

November 26, 2018

A transformed life is a powerful thing. It’s inspiring. It’s noticeable. It can be shocking. And for our purposes today, perhaps the most important attribute of a transformed life is that it’s intriguing. Have you ever met someone who lost a ton of weight? Or maybe som...

November 25, 2018

Many years ago, the painter John Sargent was in Italy. He learned that his train would be quite late. Others who were waiting for the train paced back and forth at the station, complaining about the heat and the delay, expressing their frustration.  But Sargent sat dow...