Our Disappointment with Prayer

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Prayer

“Therefore I tell you, whatever you ask in prayer, believe that you have received it, and it will be yours” (Mark 11:24). These words of Jesus (and others like them) immediately raise questions: Jesus couldn’t have meant what He said here, could He? Aren’t there many exceptions to a statement like this? But doesn’t this […]

The Power of Story

by John Bryson
The Power of Story

Every man has a story and every man is in the midst of a story. God is the ultimate author of all things, including my story and your story (see Romans 8:28; 11:36). A man cannot truly step into Authentic Manhood until he begins to see his life as a narrative—an epic adventure, a tragedy, and a comedy all rolled up into one, with […]

The Wildly Unpredictable Nature of Jesus

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The Wildly Unpredictable Nature of Jesus

Just look at the accounts of Jesus’ healing ministry. He would touch a leper who needed to feel His compassion (Mark 1:40-42), put His own saliva on a mute man’s tongue while placing His fingers in his deaf ears (Mark 7:31-37), allow His healing power to flow out through the desperate touch of a bleeding women […]

Turning Our Shame Into Glory

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Turning Our Shame Into Glory

By: Bill Delvaux Everything Jesus did in the gospels was either surprising or stunning. What happened on the mountain with Peter, James, and John is no exception. For one fleeting moment, Jesus was transfigured, unveiling His real identity before them, and it was dazzling (Mark 9:2-8). The Gospel of Mark describes His clothes radiating a […]

When Men and Mountains Meet

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When Men and Mountains meet

This article comes from a member of Finding Noah, a documentary chronicling the journey of an intrepid group of explorers searching for the final resting place of Noah’s Ark.  Great things are done when men and mountains meet. – William Blake Finding the Depth of Man The tag line for Finding Noah reads: “Beyond myth, science, and faith […]

Our Terrible Dilemma

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We all face a terrible dilemma as men, and what we do with it sets the course of our lives. Let me explain. When I begin a class with men, I often start with a question: “What is a real man?” Hands go up and answers come quickly: a real man is strong, courageous, brave, […]

Male Friendship Part 2

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True friendship is something all men need, but not many have — so what should we to do? There is no silver bullet that will fix this problem for all men everywhere, but there are some things that can definitely help. In my last blog I talked about how proximity and availability play a huge […]

Male Friendship Part 1

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The other day I was hanging out with a group of guys at a local cigar shop. We were all telling stories of the crazy things we did as young men. It was fun to reminisce. One thing that stood out to me was how we spoke of friends we had in high school and […]