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Grace Liberates Your Relationships

At the 2012 Liberate Conference, I taught how grace liberates our relationships. We no longer have to ask another person to provide what Jesus has already given you. In this post, you can watch the full 45-minute session or find shorter clips below that. Full Session Why Aren't Family Vacations Always Peaceful? Vacations are supposed to be relaxing. So how does chaos and conflict always find a way to tag along? Here's a funny story from the Tripp family archive (but... Read More
Posted by Benjamin Fallon at Thursday, September 1, 2016
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The Fourth Member of the Trinity and Your Relationships

Don't ask the people in your life to provide what only the Trinity can. Human relationships are most beautiful when purpose, identity and joy have already been found vertically. Read More
Posted by Benjamin Fallon at Tuesday, August 30, 2016
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Fear Not, Little Flock

"Fear not, little flock, for it is your Father's good pleasure to give you the kingdom." (Luke 12:32) Here's why these words are so precious, and how they invite us into a much better way of living. Read More
Posted by Benjamin Fallon at Monday, August 29, 2016
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7 Blessings Of Studying Your Bible

This post is sponsored by Logos Bible Software Between the "already" of your conversion and the "not yet" of your final home going, few things are more important in the Christian life than a practical and functional level of biblical literacy. One of the Father's most important gifts to his children in the here and now is the gift of his Word, and we simply won't be what God has called us to be and consistently do what God has commanded us to do without... Read More
Posted by Benjamin Fallon at Thursday, August 25, 2016
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Two Essential Qualities of Any Healthy Relationship

When you rest in the righteousness of Christ, your marriage (and all other relationships) will grow for these two reasons. Read More
Posted by Benjamin Fallon at Monday, August 15, 2016
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Why We Argue About Directions

Here's the real reason I argue so much with my wife over directions when we drive, and what the solution is to a deeper and more profound heart problem. Read More
Posted by Benjamin Fallon at Friday, August 5, 2016
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I Want, I Want, I Want!

These two words seem harmless at first, but if left unchecked, they can be fundamentally destructive to your relationships. Read More
Posted by Benjamin Fallon at Monday, August 1, 2016
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Why Aren't Family Vacations Always Peaceful?

Summer vacations are supposed to be relaxing. So how does chaos and conflict always find a way to tag along? Here's a funny story from the Tripp family archive (but maybe it's not as funny as we think): Read More
Posted by Benjamin Fallon at Friday, July 29, 2016
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We're Not Independent

How do you respond when God sends someone your way to correct or confront you? I tell husbands and wives around the world that if they want to experience lasting change in their marriage, they first need to fire their inner defense lawyer. I joke that I don't have just one lawyer at work; I have an entire law firm practicing on my behalf! That illustration makes people laugh, but it's actually very morbid spiritual reality. It's not natural for us to look into the mirror of... Read More
Posted by Benjamin Fallon at Monday, July 4, 2016
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The Conversation That Saved My Ministry

This Article is taken from my new series, "Stories of Faith" - available exlcusively to those who sign up for Paul Tripp Plus. For only $4.95 a month, you can unlock access to my six new teaching series, both online and on-the-go with the Paul Tripp Plus app for iOS and Android devices. SIGN UP NOW! I was discouraged and defeated. I had moved to Scranton, Pennsylvania to help launch a gospel-centered church, but I had no idea what a spiritually stony place Scranton... Read More
Posted by Benjamin Fallon at Monday, June 27, 2016
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