Monthly Archives: October 2014

Enduring the Lean Seasons

No coveting your neighbor’s wife. And no lusting for his house, field, servant, maid, ox, or donkey either—nothing that belongs to your neighbor! – Deuteronomy 5:21 (The Message) And my God will meet all your needs according to the riches … Continue reading

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Shelf Life

Keep your lives free from the love of money and be content with what you have, because God has said, “Never will I leave you; never will I forsake you.” – Hebrews 13:5 (NIV) Do you find yourself content with … Continue reading

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Are Your Relationships Overrated?

“I am the Lord your God, who brought you out of Egypt, out of the land of slavery. “You shall have no other gods before me. – Deuteronomy 5:6-7 (NIV) Do you believe that relationships can be overrated? Perhaps you … Continue reading

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Emotional Indebtedness…Only Jesus Can Afford the High Price

Because you got a double dose of trouble and more than your share of contempt, Your inheritance in the land will be doubled and your joy go on forever. – Isaiah 61:7 (The Message) Do you consistently feel as though … Continue reading

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Push Satan Back into His Rightful Place

Submit yourselves, then, to God. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you. – James 4:7 (NIV) Then you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.” – John 8:32 (NIV) Do you get annoyed and … Continue reading

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Running Ragged?

The Lord is my shepherd, I lack nothing. He makes me lie down in green pastures, he leads me beside quiet waters, he refreshes my soul. He guides me along the right paths for his name’s sake. – Psalm 23:1-3 … Continue reading

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Possessions Slipping Through Your Fingers?

“For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future”. – Jeremiah 29:11 (NIV) “Come to me, all you who are … Continue reading

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Jesus is the Bridge

Now there is in Jerusalem near the Sheep Gate a pool, which in Aramaic is called Bethesda and which is surrounded by five covered colonnades. Here a great number of disabled people used to lie—the blind, the lame, the paralyzed. … Continue reading

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Why’s Everybody Always Picking on Me?

For our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the powers of this dark world and against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenly realms. – Ephesians 6:12 (NIV) You intended … Continue reading

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The Art of Thriving

I know what it is to be in need, and I know what it is to have plenty. I have learned the secret of being content in any and every situation, whether well fed or hungry, whether living in plenty … Continue reading

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