Lord Willing!

“Now listen, you who say, “Today or tomorrow we will go to this or that city, spend a year there, carry on business and make money.” Why, you do not even know what will happen tomorrow. What is your life? You are a mist that appears for a little while...

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How Are You Speaking?

How are you speaking? What are you saying? How are you moving? What are you doing? As we approach the end of 2016, what do you find yourself praying and hoping for as we move into a new year? I find it easy to get caught up in the distractions...

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Notifications

>> READ. Take your time, and read the passage below from Colossians 3. Let the Spirit of God speak to you through this passage. “Therefore, as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience. Bear with each other and forgive one another...

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Fullness of Joy

“My Father is glorified by this, that you bear much fruit and become my disciples. As the Father has loved me, so I have loved you; abide in my love. If you keep my commandments, you will abide in my love, just as I have kept my Father’s commandments and...

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Selah

dictionary.com selah [see-luh, sel-uh] noun an expression occurring frequently in the Psalms, thought to be a liturgical or musical direction, probably a direction by the leader to raise the voice or perhaps an indication of a pause.

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Lessons In Humility

“A wise man will receive a rebuke and he will prosper. But a fool rejects his father’s discipline” (Proverbs 15:5). Let’s look at it from the perspective of receiving discipline from Our Father in Heaven… when the Holy Spirit exposes sin in our lives, how do we respond? Do we...

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With Thanksgiving

“Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.” Philippians 4:6-7 As worshipers of Christ, what does this look like in...

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Higher Plane

The last couple weeks, the Lord has been speaking to me through the life of David. As I read through the stories of his life, I kept thinking to myself, “this guy is operating on a totally different plane than everyone else”. Over and over, David responds to his circumstances...

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Closer Still

Closer still. Closer still.
 Jesus, come closer still. We are nothing without you. Come and have your way. Invade this place, invade my heart. James writes to First-century Christians about drawing near to God and turning from earthly ways. He hits on the importance of humility and rejecting self-seeking pleasure,...

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