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God is Still For Us

Romans 8:31-39 Sometimes we need reassurance that our relationships are still good.    I do not know why.  Maybe because we all have some insecurities.   Maybe because difficulties, shortcomings or setbacks create insecurities in us.  I do not know why, but I know we need it. How many of us have talked with a child after […]

The Grace of God

Ephesians 2:8 This holiday season is like no other in my memory.  All around us is sadness, grief, anger, confusion, concern, loneliness and loss.  But through it all, we still have something that we can shout with joy about. That something is the Grace of God. No matter how far we have come in our […]

Are You Ready?

Text:  Matthew 25:1-13 There are some things we hope we can transfer to our girls. We don’t have anything of extraordinary value, but we do have some items that belonged to our parents or grandparents that we hope to transfer to them.   Unfortunately, there are some things that, as much as we maywant to transfer to […]

Great Faith

Text: Matthew 15:21-28 If you can meet silence from God with patience, If you can tune out negativity from others and stay focused on God, If you can be told “no” by the Lord and still worship Him, If you can be cut to the core by God’s words yet humbly say “Yes Lord” and accept […]

The Faithfulness of God

Ezra 1:1-6 As Christians, we trust the word of God, and we trust it with important, sensitive and delicate areas of our lives.   We trust God’s word to: Guide our marriages Guide the advice and what we teach our children Guide what we believe is right and wrong Guide how we handle our bodies We […]

Faith is Strengthened Through Storms

Text:  Mark 6:45-52 Faith is Strengthened Through Storms Mark 6:45-52 One of my prayers is that going through storms will result in something marvelous inside of us. The Bibleteaches us that trials make our faith more pure, and today’s text is an example of just this. On the evening that Jesus fed the 5000, The Bible teaches us […]

Salt of the Earth

DEVOTION: “You are the salt of the earth. But what good is salt if it has lost its flavor? Can you make it salty again? It will be thrown out and trampled underfoot as worthless.” ~ Matthew 5:13 NLT SALT OF THE EARTH: The citizens of this heavenly kingdom (the church) that Jesus preached about […]

Ye Are Christ’s !

“Ye are Christ’s.” You are his by donation, for the Father gave you to the Son; his by his bloody purchase, for he counted down the price for your redemption; his by dedication, for you have consecrated yourself to him; his by relation, for you are named by his name, and made one of his […]

Bargaining With God

Sometimes we think we can make deals with God. We hear His commands, but we plan on being faithful later. Or we make light of our rebellious thoughts and actions, thinking they’re only minor offenses in the grand scheme of things. Perhaps we think God will overlook them just as easily as we’ve rationalized them. […]