Posts tagged Nate Buchanan
Check Yourself

Why is it that so many in the Church look down on the thought of positive thinking? And why is it that many of these same people are the most miserable people we know? If our thoughts drive our emotions and turn those emotions, both good or bad, into actions, we need to be diligent in processing what we are thinking about. Having emotions is a part of being human, and a blessing from the Lord. As followers of Christ, growing in the ability of not acting purely on our emotions can be beyond difficult. In order to, “take every thought captive to obey Christ”, there are four areas of life we need to make sure we are not putting negatives where a positive should be…

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Engaging the Darkness - 3 Keys to Waging the War on Depression

At times it feels as though I’m at a train station that has two destinations. One is to happiness and joy; the other is to despair and disappointment. As I depart, I feel a cold sweat break over me. I’m on the wrong track again. Maybe you’re like me. Maybe you’re a frequent visitor with a platinum pass to this place of terror, loneliness, and self-loathing. If so — prepare for battle. This is how we wage the war on depression…

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From Outsider to Heir

When we disobeyed God in the Garden of Eden, we were completely separated from having an intimate relationship with God. That’s because God is Holy, and perfect holiness cannot be in the presence of sin. This creates a big problem for us. At this point our identity was, “dead in trespasses and sins, children of wrath, sons of disobedience.” But do you know there is hope? And this hope has a name…

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