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Faith, Relationships

LOVE OR OBEDIENCE?

Many years ago, I was part of a loose ongoing discussion about which was more important in following Jesus: love or obedience? Both play a key part in one’s life with Jesus, but which comes first? It might sound like a trivial issue because following Jesus seems hard enough, however, […]

Education/Career, Faith

Judgment Day

MW Editor’s Note: Mentoring Warriors welcomes Adam Lutes as a guest author. Adam lays out for us his story of the job hunt and how trusting God through it got him to where he is today. Perhaps your career journey has a similar story. November 16th 2023… Judgment Day. This […]

Faith, General

Prayer is You

Ever notice how churches seem to have their greatest weekly attendance on Sundays? Announce a prayer meeting and a fraction show up.  Wonder why?   Prayer, during my childhood, was relegated to meals and bedtime. Prayer during my teen years was minimal at best; of course, unless there was a test […]

Faith, Identity

Dreams From God

Over the past few months I’ve been asking Jesus to search the pain in my heart and show me where the source is coming from … that which longs for delight and validation….and yet even now as an older man I still long for, and rightly so. The Lord pulled […]

Faith

Jesus Did Not Say That

Our thinking and conversations are often filled with sayings we attribute to Jesus that he didn’t say. My own theology gets skewed by such well-intended but misapplied sayings.  Here’s a list of five things Jesus did not say (and five things he actually said).  1. Follow your heart.  How often […]