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Category: Discipleship

Setting Goals For 2019

The New Year

The New Year “See, I am doing a new thing! Now it springs up; do you not perceive it? I am making a way in the wilderness and streams in the wasteland” (Isaiah 43:19). As the new year approaches so does a surge in membership applications to local fitness centers.  

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Who Is Responsible For My Salvation?

Who Is Responsible For My Salvation?

Who Is Responsible For My Salvation? “So then, each of us will give an account of ourselves to God” Romans 14:12 (NIV). Throughout the Bible we are encouraged whenever possible to live in peace with our neighbors.  For example, Scripture teaches us to live in harmony (Romans 12:16), carry each

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A Prayerful Life

A Prayerful Life 16“Rejoice always, 17 pray continually, 18 give thanks in all circumstances; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus.” 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 (NIV) The Bible has much Scripture that encourages us to seek God through prayer.  The Gospels and the Epistles are particularly filled with Holy Scripture that encourages us

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Acceptance is not Approval

Acceptance is not Approval

Acceptance is not Approval “Accept each other just as Christ has accepted you so that God will be given glory”  (Romans 15:7 NLT). The blood of Jesus provides us the opportunity for forgiveness of our sins.  Our sins will be cast as far as the east is from the west

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Are You Living To Do or Living To Serve?

Are You Living To Do or Living To Serve?

Are You Living To Do or Living To Serve? “…choose this day whom you will serve…” (Joshua 24:15 ESV). I like to make “to do” lists.  I don’t trust myself to remember the various big and little chores I need to do at home or at work so I always

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Who Do You Trust?

Who Do You Trust?

Who Do You Trust? “‘My thoughts are nothing like your thoughts,’ says the Lord. ‘And my ways are far beyond anything you could imagine. For just as the heavens are higher than the earth, so my ways are higher than your ways and my thoughts higher than your thoughts’” (Isaiah

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Joyful Obedience

Joyful Obedience

Joyful Obedience “If you love me, keep my commands” (John 14:15 NIV). If you were to list ten words to describe yourself, do you think “obedient” would be one of the words?  You probably hope that when others describe you that they see some evidence of the Fruits of the

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Who Do You Listen To?

Who Do You Listen To?

Who Do You Listen To? “Listen and hear my voice; pay attention and hear what I say” (Isaiah 28:23 NIV). Listening is essential to learning.  I hear many voices, especially on television, but I don’t really listen to them.  I hear them but am not listening.  I feel that much,

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Owners and Stewards

Owners and Stewards

Owners and Stewards “Bring the whole tithe into the storehouse, that there may be food in my house. Test me in this,” says the LORD Almighty, “and see if I will not throw open the floodgates of heaven and pour out so much blessing that there will not be room

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“Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit” (Matthew 28:19 NIV).