Living Water

“Whoever believes in me, as Scripture has said,
rivers of living water will flow from within them.”

John 7:38 (NIV)

A blog by Northside Church

This I Believe

It’s easy to imagine, then, a statement of beliefs produced in an easy to read and understand format; simple and laid out for everyone to comprehend. Gnostic views on Christianity died out in roughly the fourth century, but the creeds that came out of that time period are still used today. […]

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"Never imagine that what you do for others or what you do in private doesn't matter. It counts more than we know. God watches how we steward what is not our own before He entrusts us with more." (Lisa Bevere, Girls With Swords) Marianne Williamson, a famed lecturer and teacher as well as the founder of [...]

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When I was a kid, I used to play this game. Whenever I was feeling tired, or scared, or upset, I would close my eyes and count to three. One, two, three. […]

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The Game of Life

When Susan’s and my daughters were young, among the many games we played together as a family, we used to play “The Game of Life”. It’s a popular board game with physical hills and valleys, and with a winding path that runs from one corner to the other, throughout the plastic terrain. Life choices are important.

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Heavenly Math

But there’s another math that God, who created arithmetic in the beginning, taught Adam and Eve. I call it Heavenly Math because the word heaven simply means “to rise above” – maybe I should call it “Higher Math”.

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