Fake ID

Monday, February 16, 2015

“Therefore, be imitators of God, as dearly loved children.” Eph 5:1 What comes before the “therefore?” Paul is telling the Ephesians to take off the “old self that…

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Racing After Love

Thursday, December 11, 2014

“Return, faithless people; I will cure you of backsliding.” Jerermiah 3:22a NIV The original Hebrew word “backsliding” used here means falling away or rebellious. Most of the disobedience…

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One Piece of Candy

Thursday, June 12, 2014

One Piece of Candy Romans 8:6 “The mind of sinful man is death, but the mind controlled by the Spirit is life and peace.” con•tent•ment [kuh n-tent-muh nt]…

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The Most Important Prayer of Surrender

Monday, April 28, 2014

“Going a little ahead, he fell on his face, praying, ‘My Father, if there is any way, get me out of this. But please, not what I want….

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The Final Surrender

Thursday, April 24, 2014

Three days ago we celebrated Jesus’ victory over death and His opening wide the gates of heaven. We tried to linger with Him in Gethsemane on Thursday, and…

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When Surrendering Requires A Plan

Monday, April 21, 2014

“The plans of the diligent lead to profit as surely as haste leads to poverty.” – Proverbs 21:5 (NIV) I’ve had moments in my life in which surrendering…

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Never Surrender!

Monday, April 14, 2014

But you must remain faithful to the things you have been taught. You know they are true, for you know you can trust those who taught you. You…

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The Cross: My White Flag

Friday, April 11, 2014

“That is why, for Christ’s sake, I delight in weaknesses, in insults, in hardships, in persecutions, in difficulties. For when I am weak, then I am strong.” 2…

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Surrendering to Goodness

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Surely your goodness and love will follow me all the days of my life, and I will dwell in the house of the Lord forever.  (Psalm 23:6) After…

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Paying Bills & Giving Up

Monday, April 7, 2014

I added up the bills lying on my table. The pressure mounted as the number climbed higher and higher. The combination of unexpected medical expenses and my monthly…

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