Tag Archives: anointing

being of THE truth

The world would have us all believe that it and it alone defines truth … a truth laced with self-serving, not societal serving or God honoring, morality based on an embrace of naturalism that glories in the outcomes of pragmatism … Continue reading

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to understand the abundant life

For me, the journey to understand the abundant life has its beginning with the shepherd boy David and his anointing … anoint … choose by divine intervention, administer an oil or ointment to; often in a religious ceremony of blessing … Continue reading

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the greatest need of the church … and the individual believer

I’m getting ready to start reading another insightful book by Andrew Murray.  For those of you not familiar with Andrew Murray, he was born in South Africa in 1828. After receiving his education in Scotland and Holland, he returned to … Continue reading

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the missed adventure IN the words of God (8) – Helper

Jesus promised that when He returned to the Father, He would send the Helper to the disciples … “But now I am going to Him who sent Me; and none of you asks Me, ‘Where are You going?’  But because … 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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get into God’s Word and God’s Word will get into you

I recently came across this sentence in a book I am reading by Mark Batterson, “If we get into God’s Word, God’s Word will get into us.”  Note in the following passages what Jesus said: So Jesus said to the … Continue reading

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