Category Archives: God’s plan

September 11th-one thing we can say with certainty is, our past is not necessarily an indicator of our future.

Matthew 1: 18Now the birth of Jesus Christ was as follows: when His mother Mary had been betrothed to Joseph, before they came together she was found to be with child by the Holy Spirit. 19And Joseph her husband, being … Continue reading

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September 8th-Treat others with kindness and compassion.

8Then the word of the LORD came to Zechariah saying, 9“Thus has the LORD of hosts said, ‘Dispense true justice and practice kindness and compassion each to his brother; 10and do not oppress the widow or the orphan, the stranger … Continue reading

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September 7th- Is that maybe the real problem, that we haven’t first acknowledged God or His calling?

Haggai 1: 5 Now therefore, thus says the LORD of hosts, “Consider your ways! 6 “You have sown much, but harvest little; you eat, but there is not enough to be satisfied; you drink, but there is not enough to … Continue reading

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August 31st- The Lord has repeated that we should not mistreat the needy, and people and the church have, for centuries, providing for those unfortunate souls.

Amos 8: 4Hear this, you who trample the needy, to do away with the humble of the land, 5saying, “When will the new moon be over, So that we may sell grain, And the sabbath, that we may open the … Continue reading

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August 28th- keeping in mind that our children are always watching has the added benefit of giving us a heightened sense of responsibility for our actions.

Joel 1: 3 Tell your sons about it, And let your sons tell their sons, And their sons the next generation. This is the way teaching is to be done. Teaching your children is a Biblically sound practice. One of … Continue reading

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August 26th- sowing and reaping on a more personal level, reflecting internal spiritual fruits,

Hosea 10: 12 Sow with a view to righteousness, Reap in accordance with kindness; Break up your fallow ground, For it is time to seek the LORD Until He comes to rain righteousness on you. Here is a comparison to … Continue reading

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August 22nd- what we need to take away, to borrow part of the modern cliché, is “Keep calm and make disciples.”

Daniel 7: 28“At this point the revelation ended. As for me, Daniel, my thoughts were greatly alarming me and my face grew pale, but I kept the matter to myself.” Truly, the end times will be remarkable. But, as we … Continue reading

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