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The Importance of The Cross (1)

‘God forbid that I should glory, save in the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ.’ Galatians 6:14 KJV It’s interesting that in the Bible Jesus doesn’t ask us to remember His birth or His resurrection, although we know we should, but He tells us to remember His death. When He instituted the Lord’s Supper, He …Read More

Go To Your ‘God Place’

‘Abraham went early in the morning to the place where he had stood before the Lord.’ Genesis 19:27 NKJV Abraham had a special place where he met with God. So did Daniel, when his life was threatened: ‘In his upper room… he knelt… three times that day… and prayed and gave thanks before… God, as …Read More

A Word For Single Parents

‘He gives the childless woman a family, making her a happy mother.’ Psalm 113:9 NLT Imagine the agony a single parent goes through when they are required by a court order to send their child for an extended visit with the other parent. Yes, it’s necessary and it’s fair, but it can be painful. One …Read More

Remove The Label Of ‘Impossible’

‘With men it is impossible, but not with God.’ Mark 10:27 NKJV When you label something as being ‘impossible’, three things happen: (1) By giving in to the fear of failure you kill your own faith and motivation. (2) You risk settling for less than God wants you to have. (3) By excluding God from …Read More

Has Your Spouse Been Unfaithful?

‘I am like a broken vessel.’ Psalm 31:12 KJV When your spouse breaks your marriage vows, it can break your heart. And after the initial shock wears off, your driving desire can be to hurt them in return. So what should you do instead? (1) Take time to process your emotions. A quick, ‘I forgive …Read More

Read The Fine Print

‘Can two walk together, unless they are agreed?’ Amos 3:3 NKJV When it comes to forming relationships, read the fine print. Somewhere in the fine print of meeting, dating, and interacting with someone, it warned you, albeit ever-so-slightly, that they were going to be a certain way. The red flags were always there, even though …Read More

Having The Overcoming Attitude

‘There is wonderful joy ahead.’ 1 Peter 1:6 NLT In 1962, in a classic study called Cradles of Eminence, Victor and Mildred Goertzel investigated the family backgrounds of more than 400 highly successful people. They sought to identify the early experiences that may have contributed to their remarkable achievements in life. They included people like …Read More

You’re Being Tested

‘Do not think it strange concerning the fiery trial which is to try you.’ 1 Peter 4:12 NKJV The Bible tells us: ‘Do not think it strange concerning the fiery trial which is to try you, as though some strange thing happened to you; but rejoice to the extent that you partake of Christ’s sufferings, …Read More

Satan Is At Work—Stand Up To Him!

‘An enemy has done this.’ Matthew 13:28 NKJV The Bible says: ‘Another parable He put forth to them, saying: “The Kingdom of Heaven is like a man who sowed good seed in his field; but while men slept, his enemy came and sowed tares among the wheat and… when the grain had sprouted and produced …Read More

Let God Comfort You

‘God is our merciful Father and the source of all comfort.’ 2 Corinthians 1:3 NLT When you lose someone you love, you go through a grieving process. And God will comfort you and walk you through it. Jesus said, ‘Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted.’ (Matthew 5:4 NIV) Grieving is the …Read More

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