Guilt Is A Message Not An Observation

Guilt. That feeling of remorse or regret for a bad deed done. It has been mankind's constant companion. Many have thought about it, wondered about it, written about it; all have experienced it. The Roman historian Tacitus spoke of its power - "Seek to make a person blush for their ...

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Trying to Escape Guilt

Trying to Escape Guilt

My last post used a scene from the show Madmen as a starting point for discussing guilt. The show tells the story of the men and women working in a New York ad agency in the 1960’s. The main character, Don Draper, is trapped in a worldview in which success ...

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Can We Escape Expectations?

Can We Escape Expectations?

The American Movie Channel's series Madmen is a fascinating glimpse at a slice of American culture. Set in the early 1960's, it focuses on the professional and personal lives of New York advertising executives. Seeing their lives unfold through a haze of alcohol and cigarette smoke, we watch a train ...

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A Reflection On Giving Thanks

A Reflection On Giving Thanks

Not long ago, I had the privilege of meeting a World War II fighter pilot. Now in his early 90’s, in 1944 he took part in a key battle of the war in the Pacific, a last ditch effort by the Japanese to repel the American reoccupation of the Philippine ...

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Guilt Is A Message Not An

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Trying to Escape Guilt

Trying to Escape Guilt

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Can We Escape Expectations?

Can We Escape Expectations?

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A Reflection On Giving Thanks

A Reflection On Giving Thanks

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Cold Case Christianity by Jim Warner Wallace

Cold Case Christianity by Jim Warner Wallace