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Humility Life Challange Love Relationships

Quiet Christians

Lois and I recently lost three family members, a beloved aunt of Lois’ went to be with the Lord.  I lost and aunt and Lois lost a brother to cancer. Although it is hard to have someone die, especially when not very old, there is great comfort if we know for sure that they had a […]

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Anger Grace Iniquity Life Challange Love Sin

RIGHTEOUS WRATH?

Two adults going overboard in anger, tend to realize that they are being ungodly and pig-headed, sothey back off and may even seek compromise or solutions. But, where’s the fun in that? Surely there must be something I can be pig-headed about and not feel guilty! Try TAKING-UP-A-FAULT. This is where I look for a […]

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Humility Life Challange Love Relationships Sin

JUDGING

I am told in scripture to continually examine myself; and if I humbly do so, I will realize that I am absolutely nothing without Christ, I have A wicked heart, and there is NO good in me (aside from Christ Himself). Also as I am deeply warned in scripture not to judge others (as I […]

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Humility Life Challange Love Relationships

IT’S OK but WHAT A MESS I MAKE!

My favorite cartoon is Calvin and Hobbes. He was imagining the world after the monster under the bed had eaten him and left a pile of bones. He quotes his parents as saying “And still, it was fitting that as he was this world a-quitting, he should leave another mess as he went out.” Most […]

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God's Nature Humility Life Challange Love

ME? THE BRIDE OF CHRIST!

Wherefore, my  brethren, ye also are become dead to the law by the body of Christ; that ye should be MARRIED to another, [even] to him who is raised from the dead (JESUS!), that we should bring forth fruit unto God. Romans 7,4 If I am the bride of Christ, what does that mean in terms of […]

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Forgiveness God's Nature Life Challange Love Relationships

AFTER GOD’S HEART #4

TOWARDS THE SINNER Genesis 8:21 And the Lord smelled a sweet savour; and the Lord SAID in his HEART, I will not again curse the ground any more for man’s sake; The Lord had just wiped out everyone and everything on the face of the earth except for Noah and his family and the animals […]

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God's Nature Life Challange Love Relationships

AFTER GOD’S HEART #2

TOWARDS AUTHORITIES Genesis 20:64Judges 5:9 My (God’s) HEART is toward the governors of Israel, that offered themselves willingly among the people. In I Corinthians 16 15 we read “I beseech you brethren that ye submit yourselves to those that have addicted themselves to the ministry of the saints and to everyone that helpeth  and laboureth […]

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God's Nature Love Relationships

AFTER GOD’S HEART #1

1 Samuel 2:35 And I will raise me up a faithful priest, that shall do according to that which is in mine HEART and in my MIND 1 Samuel 13:14 the Lord hath sought him a man after his own HEART. 2 Samuel 7:21 For thy word’s sake, and according to thine own HEART, hast […]

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Hope Life Challange Love Relationships

DON’T BE A HEZEKIAH

Attitudes for elders and not so elders As I am getting older on the outside, although younger on the inside. I need to grab the current opportunities while being more aware of the brevity of life; I have a strong urge to do things that invest in others and the future. I also need to […]

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Love Mercy Relationships

TRYING TO “FIX” MESSED UP PEOPLE

When my ways please the Lord, He makes even my enemies to be at peace with me! Prov. 16:7 Agape love means, “Seeking the best interest of the other person regardless of the cost to myself.” If there is someone in my life who is doing things which are wrong, according to my understanding of […]