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Time To Be Men

Time To Be Men

I’ve done an audio recording (above) of the post so you can listen instead of reading it. It’s just a trial I thought I’d do as I’ve been making a lot of audio for my business lately. Let me know if it’s something you like or if you’d just rather read it. Cheers.

This post is about manning up. Us young guys need to get serious about becoming the men God expects us to be, and the men our future lives will require. If you’re a girl it doesn’t all apply to you, but us guys around you need all the encouragement you can give to help us reject the world’s plan (because really, the odds are stacked against us).

The Village

Imagine we live in a village, 700 years ago. You know the kind of place… quaint houses, thatched roofs, a stone bridge over the river, livestock in wooden pens, and a friendly market. A lovely peaceful place.

The problem is the barbarians. They attack the village to pillage and plunder. It’s always unpredictable and out of the blue. At first the attacks weren’t so bad, but over the last few years they’ve gotten less frequent, but more severe. And there are murmurs that a huge horde is planning to come and overrun the countryside.

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Read The Word

First of the topics on how to glorify God in day to day life: reading the Bible.

It’s simple and obvious, but I’m convinced it’s one of the most important activities in life.

If you already read the Bible daily, be encouraged. It’s not a pointless exercise. The Bible is powerful (Hebrews 2:12) and  not just for trying to convince the lost, it’s powerful in our own lives. Reading the Bible glorifies God.

If you don’t get into the Word daily, I can only urge you about how crucial it is.

I’m often shocked when I see surveys of how often Christians read the Bible – the average is so low.

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