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Crossed

And He said to all, “If anyone would come after Me, let him deny himself and take up his cross daily and follow Me.” Luke 9:23 The cross is much more than a decorative necklace, a symbol on a shirt … Continue reading

Birthdays

So if there is any encouragement in Christ, any comfort from love, any participation in the Spirit, any affection and sympathy, complete my joy by being of the same mind, having the same love, being in full accord and of … Continue reading

Advice

The Lord is merciful and gracious, slow to anger and abounding in steadfast love. Psalm 103:8 Have you ever had someone come to you for advice and the moment you give it, he or she walks away and does the … Continue reading

Face Plant

Now we know that the law is good, if one uses it lawfully, understanding this, that the law is not laid down for the just but for the lawless and disobedient, for the ungodly and sinners, for the unholy and … Continue reading

Always

By this we know love, that He laid down His life for us, and we ought to lay down our lives for the brothers. 1 John 3:16 Have you ever had a big fight with a parent, sibling, or friend that … Continue reading

Be Encouraged

The Book of Philippians appears to be a positive letter. Paul is not scolding them for bad things. In fact, Paul spends a lot of time encouraging the people of Philippi. Why would the Philippians need encouragement? They needed encouragement … Continue reading

Wait!

Wait for the Lord; be strong, and let your heart take courage; wait for the Lord! Psalm 27:14 David wrote Psalm 27 at a time when he was being falsely accused and had many violent enemies. David cried out to … Continue reading

A Change of Heart

Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation. The old has passed away; behold, the new has come. 2 Corinthians 5:17 Easter Sunday was especially exciting at our church this year. It was announced that a member … Continue reading