Not because it is a command or because it is next in the order of service. It is something much deeper.

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Photo by Andy Holmes

Save me from bloodguilt, O God, the God who saves me, and my tongue will sing of your righteousness. O Lord, open my lips, and my mouth will declare your praise.

— Psalm 51:14–15

MUSIC UNLOCKS THE HEART


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“Then I will teach transgressors your ways, and sinners will turn back to you.” — Psalm 51:13

A TURNING POINT


Understanding the biblical concept of the scapegoat will help.

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Photo by Ray Aucott

Do not cast me from your presence or take your Holy Spirit from me. — Psalm 51:11–12

PRESENCE AND POWER


We will welcome scars for Jesus because he welcomed them for us.

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THE SUMMER OF ‘89


And is the only way to “walk in the ways of the Lord” with a motive not driven by guilt, fear, or self-righteous pride.

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Photo by Chandan Chaurasia

“Create in me a pure heart, O God, and renew a steadfast spirit within me.” — Psalm 51:10


How forgiveness goes wrong and what we can do to fix it.

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Photo by Kevin Schmid

Actions vs Words


Doing so just might change the world… or at least your marriage and maybe even your kids. All it takes is resting in someone else’s rightness.

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Photo by George Becker

A Stunning Admission


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Photo by Priscilla Du Preez

WANNA GET AWAY?


Maybe my love is lukewarm for him because I assume his love is lukewarm for me.

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Photo by McKay Caston — Yes, this is the lake.

A QUESTION


I learned a huge lesson about editing as a critical element in writing.

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Dr. McKay Caston

I write daily posts on the gospel for folks who are tired of moralistic religion and thirst for the scandalous grace of Jesus — www.restfortheweary.net.

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