June 15, 2016

“And you, my son Solomon, acknowledge the God of your father, and serve him with wholehearted devotion and with a willing mind, for the LORD searches every heart and understands every motive behind the thoughts. If you seek him, he will be found by you; but if you forsake him,...

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June 8, 2016

“This is the day the LORD has made; let us rejoice and be glad in it.” – Psalm 118:24 Psalm 118:24 is probably one of the most misused scriptures of our day. We often use this verse to say, “Today is a day that God has created, so we should...

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June 1, 2016

“When they saw the courage of Peter and John and realized that they were unschooled, ordinary men, they were astonished and they took note that these men had been with Jesus.” – Acts 4:13 One of the things that can often keep us from sharing Jesus with others is our...

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May 25, 2016

“Come and see what God has done, how awesome his works in man’s behalf! He turned the sea into dry land, they passed through the waters on foot– come, let us rejoice in him.” – Psalm 66:5-6 The Psalms are rich with examples of the beauty, scope, and power of...

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May 18, 2016

“For our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the powers of this dark world and against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenly realms.” – Ephesians 6:12 It is no secret that we all fight battles each and every day....

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May 11, 2016

“I will lie down and sleep in peace, for you alone, O LORD, make me dwell in safety.” – Psalm 4:8 I don’t know about you, but I often experience days where I am not at peace. We are easily susceptible to worries, fears, discontentment, anger, and a whole host...

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May 4, 2016

“Trust in the LORD with all your heart, and do not rely on your own understanding; think about Him in all your ways, and He will guide you on the right paths. Don’t consider yourself to be wise; fear the LORD and turn away from evil. This will be healing...

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April 27, 2016

“Now the Lord is the Spirit, and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is freedom.”   2 Corinthians 3:17 This verse has been used and misused to preach a lot of different kinds of “freedom.” However, when we look at it in context, we see that it is...

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April 20, 2016

“Do you not know? Have you not heard? The LORD is the everlasting God, the Creator of the ends of the earth. He will not grow tired or weary, and his understanding no one can fathom.” – Isaiah 40:28 All of us struggle with a lack of faith at times....

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April 13, 2016

“But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control. Against such things there is no law.” – Galatians 5:22-23 Galatians chapter 5 explains in detail the contrast between living in our sinful nature and living in the Spirit of God. Essentially, it...

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