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Biblical Wisdom In Plain English


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Jul

24

Where Are The Happy Christians?

Jul 24 2020

I found It disheartening to read in a 2018 study, where it was suggested that Protestants, Buddhist, and Roman Catholics are happier and more satisfied with their lives, compared with other groups. Jews, Hindus, and Muslims, and the non-religious were in between, while Orthodox Christians were found to have the

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Jul

17

Are You Thirsty For the More Of Jesus?

Jul 17 2020

When you really get thirsty, nothing can quench your thirst like water. You can drink all the beverages you want, but sooner or later, to really quench your thirst you need water. That’s no surprise because the average adult human body is about 60% water not beverages, so obviously we

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Jul

10

Enduring The Best Of Times In the Midst Of The Worst Of Times

Jul 10 2020

In the novel “A Tale of Two Cities” by Charles Dickens, comes the famous quote: “It was the best of times and the worst of times.” The two cities referred to were London and Paris during the turmoil of the French revolution. It is said: “It was the age of

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Jul

3

Passing the Preliminary Hearing Before Judgment Day

Jul 3 2020

We should all be preparing for the Judgment of the Great White throne. We have a loving Father God, that loves all of us and has made it possible that we all can receive Eternal Life. He has prepared mansions in glory for us. But everyone will not receive the

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Jul

3

The Spirit of Betrayal

Jul 3 2020

No one looks forward to being betrayed. Yet, there is a spirit of betrayal that will confront all of us at one time in our lives. I John 4:1 says: “Beloved, believe not every spirit, but try the spirits whether they are of God: because many false prophets are gone

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Jun

19

COVID VS COVERING

Jun 19 2020

In our world today there are two competing opponents in the ring of life. One is trying to defeat you with respiratory illness by taking your breath, while the other is trying to cover you to maintain your breath. The 2 opponents are called Covid 19 and Covering! Covid as

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Jun

12

Just Because You Can’t See the Danger Ahead, Don’t Disregard Signs!

Jun 12 2020

Have you ever been driving along the highway or road and all of a sudden you see a sign that says danger ahead, or accident ahead, or maybe construction ahead that warns you of impending danger? Although the danger may be 10 or 15 miles ahead and you can’t see

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Jun

5

Don’t Be Distracted – Stay Calm!

Jun 5 2020

With all that is going on in our world today, we certainly need some calmness. Life’s ups and downs, along with personal issues, unemployment, COVID 19, church concerns, etc. can cause us to be overwhelmed at times. But, we should not allow fear to inundate our lives and distract us

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May

29

Conflicts With God And Children

May 29 2020

People love their children! If you ever want to get on the wrong side of a person, mess with their children. Some parents can see the wrong in another child a mile away but can’t see the wrong in their own child sitting on their lap. Adult friendships have broken

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May

22

The Essentials Of Grace And The Nonessential Works, Are You Sure?

May 22 2020

The buzz word during this COVID 19 period is, what is considered essential and nonessential concerning businesses that will be allowed to operate at this time. Essential is defined as: “absolutely necessary; extremely important. Nonessential on the other hand is defined as: “not absolutely necessary. The government makes the decision

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May

15

Keeping It Simple But Necessary!

May 15 2020

Many times in life, we often disregard the simple things in life, looking into more complicated things searching for solutions. But, if we would learn to appreciate these simple things, they could become so vital to our needs. We can spend hours, days, weeks, and even months trying to impress

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May

15

The Benefits Of Wisdom

May 15 2020

Everyone enjoys benefits because it is something extra to what you are receiving. When it comes to employment, a benefit is said to be “any additional advantage an employee receives from his or her employer.” Benefits go beyond the wage and include items such as vacation time, health insurance, pensions,

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May

1

Seeking A Light Of Hope In The Midst Of Darkness

May 1 2020

I started my walk on a sunny day Enjoying the beauty with no concern of trouble in the way My plans and ambitions were oh so lofty With confidence to defeat anything that appeared as softy It was well with all my family and friend But I had no idea that this would all soon

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Apr

27

What Is Greatest? God Loving You or You Loving God

Apr 27 2020

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Many times, we put much emphasis on how much God loves us, but little emphasis is regarded on how much we love God. One of the first scriptures we memorize or stand on regarding God’s love towards us is St John 3:16: "For God so loved the world, that He

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Apr

18

We Hear What Man Is Saying, But What Is God Saying?

Apr 18 2020

In times like these, we need a Word from the Lord like never before. Proverbs 25:11 says: “A word fitly spoken is like apples of gold in pictures of silver.” So, we don’t need “any word” but “a word fitly spoken” that comes from the Lord. We should always acknowledge

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Apr

18

The GPS That Leads To The Knowledge Of GPD

Apr 18 2020

Most of us frequently use GPS to navigate in our travels whether local or across the world. GPS stands for global positioning system; “an accurate worldwide navigational and surveying facility based on the reception of signals from an array of orbiting satellites.” When we are in familiar territory, we are

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Dec

22

Special Christmas Delivery

Dec 22 2017

Children are often told to ask Santa what they want for Christmas and he will deliver all their desires and gifts on Christmas day. Even though this is not true, it still gives the child hope and glad expectations for Christmas Day. The point of Christmas for that child is

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Dec

15

Have You Become the Prodigal Son or the Older Son?

Dec 15 2017

In Luke Chapter 15, Jesus gives the parables of 3 lost things that can be very dear to a person. He speaks of the parable of the lost sheep, the lost coin, and the lost Son. These parables reflect the love God has in preserving the saints as well as

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Dec

8

Won’t He Do It? His Mercy Endureth Forever!

Dec 8 2017

Isn’t it good to know God’s mercy is everlasting? So, whatever diverse situations we may fall in, if we seek Him: “Won’t He do it” for us? As we look at the account of the ten lepers in Luke 17:11-19, we find out that our past situations does not dictate

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Dec

1

Just Because You Can Do It, Does Not Mean You Should!

Dec 1 2017

There may be a lot of things in life you can do but it may not be wise to do them. The Apostle Paul said in I Corinthians 6:12 “All things are lawful for me, but all things are not expedient: all things are lawful for me, but I will

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