Steve’s Devotional - I’m Confused about God

By: Steve Brown on Monday July 27, 2015

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I’m confused about God and I’m confused a lot (but if you say I said that, I’ll say you lied). God ought to be very angry…but he’s not. God’s love should not be unconditional…but it is. God should have washed his hands of us a long time ago…but he hasn’t. That confuses me.


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Church Refugees - Josh Packard

By: Key Life on Monday July 27, 2015

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Why are the faithful leaving the church? This isn’t the rise of the “nones” who have no religious affiliation. These are the “dones” who still believe in Jesus, but not organized religion. Join Dr. Josh Packard on SBE.

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Poker, Peace & Piety

By: Key Life on Friday July 24, 2015

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The Bible can be a frustrating book, especially when the religious manipulators use the “law enforcement texts” to keep us in line. The mother of all those texts is Jesus’ parable of the talents; a favorite of fundraisers, Sunday school teachers and guilt-trippers everywhere. Well, no more. This message from Steve will set you free!

I Am Nothing

By: Lauren R.E. Larkin on Thursday July 23, 2015

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The law’s voice was deeply embedded in my conscience: justify yourself. And I don’t mean that merely legally, either (thought that part is true). I mean it in a way that was more in line with: find a reason for your very existence, Lauren. But that path leads to death, because no one can find the reason for their own existence within themselves.

Radical Freedom

By: Steve Brown on Wednesday July 22, 2015

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God’s grace is radical. It’s for sinners and sufferers. Need a grace injection? Check out this excerpt from Steve’s classic book on grace, When Being Good Isn’t Good Enough.

No More Gatekeepers

By: Robin DeMurga on Tuesday July 21, 2015

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“You don’t get it. You’re too young. We couldn’t get away with any of this at Key Life 10 years ago…the church has changed. And thank God,” I said the other day.

Steve’s Devotional - Lessons from Pain

By: Steve Brown on Monday July 20, 2015

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Are you in pain…and it’s hard to even see God, forget about trusting him, in it? “Dogs naturally trust their master’s love. Human beings are not always that smart. You can learn a lot from a dog.” Draw away this week with Steve’s devotional and find rest in God’s love.

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A Hobbit, a Wardrobe, and a Great War - Joseph Loconte

By: Key Life on Monday July 20, 2015

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The mechanized destruction of World War I left a generation disillusioned and plagued by doubt. Even so, J.R.R. Tolkien and C.S. Lewis emerged from the trenches of the Great War primed to ignite one another’s Christian imaginations, transform literature and impact the faith of millions. Join Joseph Loconte on SBE for their untold story.

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The Weird Ways of God

By: Key Life on Friday July 17, 2015

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God is infinite and we are finite. His ways are certainly not our ways. In fact, the radical nature of the gospel goes against the tit-for-tat way the world works. Watch this message from Steve to be awestruck by God’s amazing grace.