Tag Archives: God’s purpose

Have you ever stopped to consider this aspect of the crucifixion?

“For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life. For God did not send his Son into the world to condemn the world, but in … Continue reading

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wrapping my hands around faith

Let’s start with a few key passages (certainly not all inclusive … but some of my favorites) of Scripture in this personal exercise regarding faith … Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not … Continue reading

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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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Why me?

That two word question is one that most of us wrestle with when faced with bad news, bad circumstances, bad health, etc … I’m sure you get the picture. When faced with cancer, that question never came to mind for … Continue reading

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OVERWHELMED with praise for Almighty God tonite!

Tonight I am absolutely overwhelmed with thanksgiving and praise for Almighty God! A little over two and a half years ago I came out of anesthesia … after a colostomy surgery and the discovery of rampant colon cancer that was … Continue reading

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glimpses of divine joy

Have you ever stopped to consider what brought joy to the people of the New Testament era? Joy was encountered and received when … the baby John (from within the womb of Elizabeth) heard the voice of Mary – the … Continue reading

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What if God’s purpose in your cancer is …

to prompt you to take an honest assessment of your spiritual life? to wrestle with the place Christ Jesus has in your life? to grow through your suffering? to help you find contentment in the midst of ALL things? to … Continue reading

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