Tag Archives: abode

seeking benefits or the Benefactor?

First off let me issue a little rant warning … seeing the following on a church sign makes my blood boil … FREE TICKET TO HEAVEN – SEE INSIDE FOR DETAILS I mean seriously … Is that what we have … Continue reading

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the missed adventure IN the words of God (10) – IN

IN … indwell … abide … What are the characteristics of your abode … your dwelling? Here are a few I came up with … From an earthly perspective, it usually is not temporary A great deal of time, effort and … Continue reading

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decrease and dependence

Note: This post inspired by chapter 5, “Home Plate: How to Win with God” in the book Home Run: Learn God’s Game Plan for Life and Leadership by Kevin Myers and John G. Maxwell – details about all the associated … Continue reading

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Abide … abide … abide … ABIDE!

Dictionaries do an absolutely awful job of defining the word abide as used in Scripture.  To truly understand the concept of abiding as found in the Bible, you must look at the definition of its synonym dwell and its companion … Continue reading

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Don’t let God speak to us!

Consider this encounter that Moses and the people of Israel had with God right after God had given them the Ten Commandments … All the people perceived the thunder and the lightning flashes and the sound of the trumpet and … Continue reading

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doing greater works than Jesus

The August 21 entry on the ‘Courageous’ page-a-day calendar seems to be a follow-up to the August 11 entry I shared a couple of days ago. “When we allow God to work in us and through us, there is no limit … Continue reading

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CAUTION: MEN AT WORK or … GOD AT WORK?

“Work out your salvation with fear and trembling.” Philippians 2:12 (NASB) Sometimes we leave out the meat in a passage of Scripture that we repeat over and over making it considerably less meaningful than God intended when through the Holy … Continue reading

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