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Jul

27

Are You A Kind Person?

Jul 27 2023

With all the wonderful attributes and titles we can give ourselves such as “I’m a good person, I’m a good Father or a good Mother; I’m educated, I’m a Christian, or maybe I’m a CEO of a company, a doctor, a lawyer, an engineer, a teacher, an architect, a pastor,

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Jul

20

Trouble That Inspires You To Inquire Of The Lord

Jul 20 2023

Most people when trouble arises in their lives, the first thing they want to know is how do I correct this or get resolution from this trouble. But, to truly resolve conflict, you should start with “honesty and clear communication.” Are you looking for the truth to resolve this conflict

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Jul

13

What Makes A Friend A Friend?

Jul 13 2023

I was reading an article in Business Insiders that was talking about “friends.” And I was surprised to find the results given after a poll. The question was asked: “How long does it take to become a friend?” The response given by the poll was: “It takes 40 to 60

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Jul

6

Accountability: Is It Really Necessary?

Jul 6 2023

Growing up, I would often hear the older saints say: “You’re going to have to give an account of the things you’ve done!” But as a child, I didn’t really understand exactly what that meant, but I did know, it was not something I did not want to get wrong

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Jun

29

Can You Be Trusted With Greatness Without Recognition And Remain Loyal?

Jun 29 2023

Back in the 60s there was a common street slang that said: “Give me my propers” which meant give me the respect or appreciation that I deserve for what I have done.” We live in a society where people can be so recognition oriented. Yes, I believe people should be

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Jun

22

With All That’s Going On, Stay Committed To God!

Jun 22 2023

We are living in such a tumultuous world, with all that’s going on, not only in the world but specifically in the church. Jesus predicted in Matthew 24:12 concerning the last days: “And because iniquity shall abound, the love of many shall wax cold.” Matthew 24:12 (NIV) said it like

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Jun

15

Shemei

Jun 15 2023

Who was Shemei? Shemei was a Benjamite of Bahurim and the son of Gera, a man from the family of the house of Saul. Shemei is mentioned as one of David’s tormentors, during the time he fled for his life from his son Absalom, who forced him off the throne.

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Jun

8

We All Heard It, And We All Saw It, So, Why Didn’t We All Believe It?

Jun 8 2023

There’s an old adage that says: “Seeing is believing!” The common interpretation for this is: “You need to see something before you believe it is actually true or has occurred.” When Peter and John were told to stop preaching in the name of Jesus by the Sanhedrin council, they responded

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May

18

Ppp: Prosperity Promises Prerequisite

May 18 2023

There are many many precious promises God has given unto us, and among them are 3 John :2 that said: “Beloved, I wish above all things that thou mayest prosper and be in health, even as thy soul prospereth.” We know the Apostle John wrote this letter to express his

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May

11

Why Do I Have To Confess?

May 11 2023

There’s an old adage that says: “Confession is good for the soul!” This refers to the idea of “coming clean with sins and shortcomings that may weigh heavily on one’s heart in order to feel better and obtain peace.” So, how do we define confess or confession. It means: “to

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May

4

Be Glad That The Lord Has Kept You Another Day

May 4 2023

  Sometimes You Just Have To Encourage Yourself and Say: Thank God For Just Another Day That the Lord has kept me. So, here’s a little poem to encourage you today!   Sometimes you’re confused and feel misused And maybe even sometimes feel abused But you should never be amused By the Enemy who unlawfully accused   Because

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Apr

28

Just Because You Are Not Recognized Does Not Mean You Are Not Effective

Apr 28 2023

Have you ever felt like you worked so hard many times to be a blessing to others, and it seems your efforts just went unappreciated! You see the need and you run to the rescue! But is it ever enough? Will people ever change or appreciate your labor of love?

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Apr

20

Basic Salvation Made Complicated By Logic

Apr 20 2023

Sometimes, we can make simplicity so complicated by interjecting our own preconceived opinions or logic. So, why do we make things so complicated? It’s called the complexity bias. This occurs when we have a tendency to overcomplicate things that are actually pretty simple.” In the article, “Mental Models,” complex bias

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Apr

13

The Fear Of God, Not Scared Of God (part 3)

Apr 13 2023

We are finishing up our discussion on the “Fear of God, Not Scared Of God.” Again, God never intended for us to be scared of Him as if He would do us harm, but to fear and reverence Him so He could do us good. When we look at the

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Apr

7

The Fear Of God, Not Scared Of God (part 2)

Apr 7 2023

Ok! Let’s continue our discussion on “The Fear Of God, Not Scared Of God!” When we say “the fear of God,” we’re not saying to be scared of God; because God is not a monster god that we should run and hide from because we’re scared of Him, or we’re

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Mar

30

The Fear Of God Not Scared Of God

Mar 30 2023

It seems like in our world today, we are so mindful of people being assured of how much God loves them. We emphasize how much God loves us and there is nothing we can ever do to make God love us more. But, does love get us into heaven? People

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Mar

23

Beware Of Catch 22

Mar 23 2023

Most of us remember the movie or book “Catch 22” written by Joseph Heller that aroused our attention for many years. “Catch 22” can be defined as: “a dilemma or difficult circumstance from which there is no escape because of mutually conflicting or dependent conditions.” It can also be defined

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Mar

16

I’ve Got A Made Up Mind 

Mar 16 2023

Some things in life require you to have a made-up mind! You have to settle in your mind and heart who you are, what your true purpose is in life, and then stick with it, no matter what! You should not allow circumstances, or people (whether family or friends), wealth,

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Mar

9

Rest

Mar 9 2023

One of the most accessible gifts that we are given by God that is a necessity for survival in life, is one that we often take lightly or ignore, and that is this simple discipline called “rest.” I call it a discipline because you have to discipline yourself to rest.

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Mar

2

Why Live A Miserable Life When You Can Have An Abundant Life?

Mar 2 2023

What does it mean to be miserable? Miserable is defined as: “wretchedly unhappy or uncomfortable.” When someone is described as a miserable person that usually means they are people you don’t enjoy being around because they are negative, bad tempered, self-oriented, or unfriendly.  Someone once said there are ten ways

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