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God is at Work No Matter How You Feel

God is at Work No Matter How You Feel

This post was originally published on this site“May the grace of the Lord Jesus Christ, and the love of God, and the fellowship of the Holy Spirit be with you all.” 2 Corinthians 13:14 (NIV) Read this as a prayer today – In faith, I know this to be true: •    Jesus, you are full…

Learning to Forgive

Learning to Forgive

This post was originally published on this siteForgiveness means sharing the same gift Jesus extended to us—regardless of the offense We’ll often try to justify an angry, unforgiving heart by thinking, Well, the Lord knows what that person did to me. So He gets why I feel this way. Certainly Jesus—who was fully God and…

Adhesive Qualities

Adhesive Qualities

This post was originally published on this siteMarriage is a deliberate commitment to stick together. It is not based on emotional, physical or psychic attraction. “Therefore, a man shall leave his father and his mother, and shall cleave to his wife, and they shall become one flesh.” Genesis 2:24 Cleave – You’ve probably heard this…

Life’s Passing Storms

Life’s Passing Storms

This post was originally published on this siteNo storm in life will last forever, and when it passes, we can thank the Lord for His rescue and constant watchfulness. Everyone experiences storms in life—occasions that bring pain, suffering, or loss. And it’s in these turbulent times that all sorts of questions come to mind: Where…

Poem – In the Midst

Poem – In the Midst

This post was originally published on this siteIN THE MIDST In the midst of my pain Do not allow my living be in vain. For I must not kick and shove I must be harmless as a dove. Yet I need Your wisdom from above For the storms are raging and the waters Threaten to…

Blessed in the Little Things

Blessed in the Little Things

This post was originally published on this site “Praise the LORD, O my soul, and forget not all His benefits–who crowns you with love and compassion, who satisfies your desires with good things”. Psalm 100:1-4 Little things, though simple in their demonstration, can be great in their significance in our lives. A harvest of joy…

He Understands

He Understands

This post was originally published on this site It’s not every day that you find someone who will give you a second chance – much less someone who will give you a second chance every day. But in Jesus, Peter found both. I know I’d read that passage a hundred times. But I’d never seen…

My Refuge

My Refuge

This post was originally published on this site “You are my refuge and my shield; I have put my hope in your word.”  Psalm 119:114 Thought Where can we go to remain secure from the onslaught of bad ideas, evil influences, and false hopes? We can go to God and his Word. While people can…

God is Able

God is Able

This post was originally published on this site Able is the Greek word dunatos, related to dunamis, meaning ability, abundance, capability, mighty works, miraculous power, prevailing strength. “God is able” means God has the mighty power to do a miraculous work out of His abundance and strength. Romans 16:25 says God is able to establish…

Our Father’s Unconditional Love

Our Father’s Unconditional Love

This post was originally published on this site What peace there is for Christians in the Almighty’s unfailing, unconditional care! Read: Romans 5:8 Many of us have heard since childhood that the Lord loves us. Yet it isn’t until we begin to understand the true nature of His never-ending love that our lives start to…