Archive for December, 2015

December 28, 2015

We’ve all got a Job to do

by Lester Young

My book Kingdom Keys: A ‘How-to’ Guide for Flourishing in the Kingdom of God, is available on Amazon. As a special year-end gift, here’s an excerpt from the chapter “The Kingdom is Our Caretaker, Employer and Paymaster”. Enjoy, and have a very happy and blessed New Year:

Now how does the Kingdom of God assign us our work? Well, first of all, when Jesus called His disciples, He basically gave them only one prerequisite, which was to leave everything behind and follow Him. Sounds simple enough, doesn’t it?

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December 21, 2015

Gift-Giving: THE Christmas Tradition

by Lester Young

“Christmas is such a headache! Big Business has commercialized the entire Season and continues to try to systematically remove ‘Christ’ from the issue altogether by pushing such monikers as ‘Merry X-mas’ and ‘Happy Holidays’ as generic replacements. Shopping crowds, heavy traffic, more crowds, less parking spaces and, oh yeah, even larger crowds. It’s nothing but a great, big hassle. And now people are literally ‘dying’ to be the first to get their hands on the newest Black Friday toys, electronic gadgets and Nikes. Everyone’s lost their &/*# minds! Bah humbug!!”

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December 14, 2015

Is Prosperity ‘Right’?

by Lester Young

Today we’re going to talk about a really fun topic, one that often tends to evoke strong, passionate feelings with regard to the Church – from those both outside and inside of it, oddly enough. What topic am I referring to? Why that faithful old standby and whipping-boy known as Prosperity, of course.

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