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Don’t Let Your Own Desires Hinder You

All of us want to experience the niceness this world offer. But you have to be careful and don't let your own desires hinder you. Some of us want a handsome husband. Some of us want a beautiful wife. Some of us want the best cars, homes and lots of money. There's...
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Obeying God When You Don’t Understand

But Naaman became furious, and went away and said, “Indeed, I said to myself, ‘He will surely come out to me, and stand and call on the name of the Lord his God, and wave his hand over the place, and heal the leprosy.’ - 2 Kings 5:11 It is unwise to devise the...
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Does Social Media Care About Your Children?

It was a normal day, or at least what I call a normal day. I was winding down my day at the office when I decided to scan Facebook pages to see what some young people I mentor was up to. And right at the top of one young man's page was vivid pornographic pictures and...
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Getting the Best from Being Repulsive

Blessed are you when they revile and persecute you, and say all kinds of evil against you falsely for My sake. – Matthew 5:11 On occasions, I am isolated by people on my job, church and yes, even people in my family. I don’t participate in conversations or any other...
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Being Persecuted is Being Blessed

Blessed are those who are persecuted because of righteousness, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. – Matthew 5:10 In a world where being strong enough to take matters in your own hands is the norm, people who have faith and wait on the Lord are seen as foolish and...
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Do You Want to Be a Child of God?

Blessed are the peacemakers: for they shall be called the children of God. – Matthew 5:9 I am enjoying writing these posts on the Beatitudes. I don’t profess to be a biblical scholar at all. I’m just a big reader and doer of God’s word and I just get inspired to share...
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A Pure Heart Leads to God

Whew! Finally moved in, but not quite in full operation. So! Here's one of those blessed postings... Blessed are the pure in heart, for they will see God. – Matthew 5:8 Wow! They have everything! But is their heart pure? She is always wearing the latest fashions. But...
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Obeying God When You Don’t Understand

But Naaman became furious, and went away and said, “Indeed, I said to myself, ‘He will surely come out to me, and stand and call on the name of the Lord his God, and wave his hand over the place, and heal the leprosy.’ - 2 Kings 5:11 It is unwise to devise the...

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Up From the Heart

I had to talk to a teenage girl a few days ago about using profanity. She got into a verbal altercation with a classmate and she used profanity to voice her opinion about what took place. I asked her what happened to make her curse and disrespect her teacher. Her...

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More Than You Can See

Have you ever wanted a change in your life but it seemed a long way off, or maybe even impossible? Are you or someone else sick with what the doctors call an incurable disease? If you're like most of us, there is something you want for yourself or someone else really...

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Is Going to Church Necessary?

I know a few people who feel they don't have to go to church to be close to God. Some of them stay home and watch television evangelists and other Christian shows and they say that's good enough. There are some who site crooked preachers who are money-mongers,...

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Betrayed but Loyal

When evening had come, He sat down with the twelve. Now as they were eating, He said, “Assuredly, I say to you, one of you will betray Me.” And they were exceedingly sorrowful, and each of them began to say to Him, “Lord, is it I?” He answered and said, “He who dipped...

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Being Persecuted is Being Blessed

Blessed are those who are persecuted because of righteousness, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. – Matthew 5:10 In a world where being strong enough to take matters in your own hands is the norm, people who have faith and wait on the Lord are seen as foolish and...

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Do You Want to Be a Child of God?

Blessed are the peacemakers: for they shall be called the children of God. – Matthew 5:9 I am enjoying writing these posts on the Beatitudes. I don’t profess to be a biblical scholar at all. I’m just a big reader and doer of God’s word and I just get inspired to share...

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A Pure Heart Leads to God

Whew! Finally moved in, but not quite in full operation. So! Here's one of those blessed postings... Blessed are the pure in heart, for they will see God. – Matthew 5:8 Wow! They have everything! But is their heart pure? She is always wearing the latest fashions. But...

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Blessed By His Wonderful Mercy

Blessed are the merciful: for they shall obtain mercy. – Matthew 5:7 Have you ever had an opportunity to really cause someone problems because of something they did or said, but decided that you wouldn’t take any action against them? That’s an example of mercy. Mercy...

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