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Stability: Love of Neighbor

The discipline of stability says to move when we grow spiritually lazy, and it says to stay put when we grow restless. It binds us to a community and creates a foundation on which to build, whether we are interested in building a family or a church.

We are not a people who think much of our obligations to communities—we use them when they suit us and discard them when they do not. Christ, however, calls us to community, into comm...

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What Matters Most

I grew up going to church in a small Midwestern town. It was a medium-size congregation that was extremely traditional. I went to Sunday school, sat in worship services, participated in confirmation during my freshman year of high school, and was involved in the music ministry of the church.

I learned a lot during those years, mostly by observation. At the top of the list were the many things I didn’t understand about church....

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