Monthly Archives: May 2020

Politics

Psalm 12:8 The wicked freely strut about when what is vile is honored among men. (NIV) “Non-Christians will insist that we should keep our religion out of the way of their politics. But the reason for that is not that Jesus has nothing to do with the public realm; it … Continue reading

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Bread, not crumbs

John 6:51 [Jesus said:] “I am the living bread that came down from heaven. If anyone eats of this bread, he will live forever. This bread is my flesh, which I will give for the life of the world.” (NIV) 1 John 2:15-17 Do not love the world or anything … Continue reading

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Filling the bottles

If you have 50 bottles to be filled with water, you don’t take a bucket and dump it out hoping to fill them all. No, you grab the first bottle by the neck, and then you pour in water until it is filled. Then you go on to the next … Continue reading

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TIME TO DECIDE, TIME TO PRAY

Once to every man and nation comes the moment to decide, In the strife of truth and falsehood, for the good or evil side. James Russell Lowell (1819-1891) We have reached that cross-roads as a nation: Are we a Christian nation or not? The answer will be decided by the … Continue reading

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The Resurrection

John 11:25-27 Jesus said to her [Martha], “I am the resurrection and the life. He who believes in Me will live, even though he dies; and whoever lives and believes in Me will never die. Do you believe this?” “Yes, Lord,” she told Him, “I believe that You are the … Continue reading

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You are His–Therefore, you have much worth!

Psalm 100:3 Know that the LORD is God. It is He who made us, and we are His; we are His people, the sheep of His pasture. (NIV) Matthew 10:29-31 Are not two sparrows sold for a penny? Yet not one of them will fall to the ground apart from … Continue reading

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Be content with what you have.

1 Timothy 6:6-8 But godliness with contentment is great gain.  For we brought nothing into the world, and we can take nothing out of it.  But if we have food and clothing, we will be content with that. (NIV) “A government big enough to give you everything you want is … Continue reading

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Take Courage

Joshua 1:7   Be strong and very courageous. Be careful to obey all the law my servant Moses gave you; do not turn from it to the right or to the left, that you may be successful wherever you go. (NIV) “A dog barks when his master is attacked. I would … Continue reading

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Accountability to Our Maker

2 Corinthians 5:10 For we must all appear before the judgment seat of Christ, that each one may receive what is due him for the things done while in the body, whether good or bad. (NIV) It was the belief in the accountability of man to his maker that made … Continue reading

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The Truth

John 8:31-32 31  To the Jews who had believed him, Jesus said, “If you hold to my teaching, you are really my disciples. 32  Then you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.” (NIV) “For the truth-teller and truth-seeker, indeed, the whole world has very little … Continue reading

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