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The Eight Spiritual Essentials, Part 6: Grace Rather Than Law

This entry is part 6 of 8 in the series Eight Spiritual Essentials (Article Summaries)

If I were asked to explain how Christianity is unique compared to every other religion in the world, I would say it boils down to this one verse: “By grace you have been saved through faith; and that not of yourselves, it is the gift of God; not a result of works so that no one may boast” (Ephesians 2:8–9).

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Devotional Spirituality: Part 8—Seasons of Dryness & Darkness

This entry is part 8 of 21 in the series Devotional Spirituality

The spiritual life involves alternating patterns of sorrow and joy, delight and emptiness, warm experience and feelings of abandonment. During these times, showing up before God on a daily basis is critical, Ken Boa explains in this eighth part of his “Devotional Spirituality” series.

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1 Peter Study, Part 23 (at Christ Church): Qualities of Leadership – Part I

This entry is part 23 of 26 in the series 1 Peter Study (at Christ Church)

As Peter continues to prepare the people for the upcoming fierce persecution, he stresses the importance of leadership.  Times of persecution demand spiritual leadership.  Dr. Boa expounds on the qualities of leadership and the necessity of godly authority to carry the people.

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