Category: Bible

Addictions Anyone?

Here’s the approach I’ve been taking with the Harry Potter books over the past few days – read a book and immediately moving to the next. This is totally unlike the fanatics (AKA crazy fans) who blitzed through the books as soon as they are released, who go to the theater at midnight to see the first showing, etc…

Sermon – Two Great Tests

Two Great Tests – a sermon by Dr. Timothy J. Keller Proverbs 3:9-14; 10:16, 25; 24:10-12 “There are two spiritual tests highlighted in these passages: good times and bad times. These circumstances show our sin in general or our idols in particular. We can choose whether to deal with them or deny them, but we …

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Tip: &

Are you carrying a Bible with you most of the time? Probably so…it’s your phone. If you have a phone with Internet access, you have a Bible. And it’s possible to have a Bible on the phone even when you’re not near a hotspot.

De-stressing Needed?

I’m really looking forward to a few calm days this week! For most people Thanksgiving and Black Friday really wouldn’t qualify, but it works for me!!! Having a few days without normal routine is always good for me. Days to create and mark tasks off a list – or maybe to do something I don’t …

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Scriptures Every Believer Should Know

The Human Condition For the wages of sin is death, but the free gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord. Romans 3:23 God Provides And my God will meet all your needs according to his glorious riches in Christ Jesus. Philippians 4:19 God’s Love For God so loved the world, that …

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Remove the offending party quickly and get back to business!

As I understand it, Matt (my 6yo nephew) was at football practice last night. He came up to his mom and said, “Here’s my tooth” and went back to the huddle. What???!!! He told her later that it didn’t get knocked out, but it was bothering him so he just reached in and pulled it. …

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Psalm 27 (The Message) – v14 “Stay with God.”

Take heart. Don’t quit.
I’ll say it again:
Stay with God.

sharpening the skills…

“Sharpened skills are an effective tool in the hand of God. He wants to use you to your full potential. Your activities and work will produce more lasting results when you take the time to hone your skills. God wants to use your life to cut through life’s issues like a sharp knife slicing through …

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boy & 4 girlfriends

As I was skimming through Google Reader this morning, as I do most days – this caught my eye. I almost didn’t read it, but it’s one of those that made me stop and think. I’ve copied it below – read it and let me know what you think. It’s intriguing to me, but I …

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His Presence

“Lord, send me anywhere, only go with me. Lay any burden on me, only sustain me. Sever any ties but the tie that binds me to your service and to your heart.” — David Livingstone God is omnipresent. It’s one of His attributes. There’s a great sermon about this if you want to listen to it. …

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