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Realigning Our Priorities 

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Scripture: “Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust consume and where thieves break in and steal: but store up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust consumes and where thieves do not break in and steal. For where your treasure is, there your heart will be […]

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“Loosed” for God’s Purposes

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Scripture: “Then Joshua son of Nun sent two men secretly from Shittim as spies, saying, ‘Go, view the land, especially Jericho.’ So, they went and entered the house of a prostitute whose name was Rahab and spent the night there…. [Rahab said] ‘I know that the Lord has given you the land and that dread […]

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Personal Time of Discerning

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Scripture:  “And remember, I am with you always, to the end of the age.” – Matthew 28:20   Several years ago, I began a Monday morning Bible study with a group of women. I have known most of them for decades and our relationships have grown and deepened during our studies. However, when asked several […]

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Are You Prosperous and Successful?

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Scripture: “Keep this Book of the Law always on your lips; meditate on it day and night, so that you may be careful to do everything written in it. Then you will be prosperous and successful.” – Joshua 1:8   How do you and I define the phrase “prosperous and successful”?     Prosperous and Successful […]

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SHARING THE HOPE

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Am I Growing in My Faith?     Scripture:  “For this very reason, make every effort to add to your faith goodness; and to goodness, knowledge; and to knowledge, self-control; and to self-control, perseverance; and to perseverance, godliness; and to godliness, mutual affection; and to mutual affection, love.  For if you possess these qualities in increasing […]

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Whatever You Do

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Scripture:  “Whatever you do, do it all for the glory of God.”  (1 Corinthians 10:31)  “In word or deed, do everything in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through Him.” (Colossians 3:17)  “Jesus said to them, ‘Come and have breakfast.’” – John 21:12.   My best childhood and college […]

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Fruit of the Spirit

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“But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control….”  (Galations 5:22-23)    During the time of Christmas celebration in 2017, a fellow follower of Christ committed his JOY-filled spirit into the hands of our steadfast, strong God. Leaning on God as his “rock and fortress,” he had stoically […]

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