Category Archives: patience

December 5th-The actions are directed at various people in different situations, but the last one, patience, is for all situations

1 Thessalonians 5:14We urge you, brethren, admonish the unruly, encourage the fainthearted, help the weak, be patient with everyone. Paul describes some of the desirable Christian behaviors and these for the most part are actions. The actions are directed at … Continue reading

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September 27th- how could we ever know if they will ever have a chance to hear the Gospel again?

Mark 6: 10And He said to them, “Wherever you enter a house, stay there until you leave town. 11“Any place that does not receive you or listen to you, as you go out from there, shake the dust off the … Continue reading

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September 26th-Would we want to deny someone the ability to learn a lesson that the Lord wants them to learn?

Mark 3: 13And He went* up on the mountain and summoned* those whom He Himself wanted, and they came to Him. 14And He appointed twelve, so that they would be with Him and that He could send them out to … Continue reading

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August 5th-no matter what the trial, the Lord is there for those who call on Him,

Ezekiel 14: 21For thus says the Lord GOD, “How much more when I send My four severe judgments against Jerusalem: sword, famine, wild beasts and plague to cut off man and beast from it! 22“Yet, behold, survivors will be left … Continue reading

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July 18th-We have to ask ourselves, do we honor our parents as we should?

Jeremiah 22:15 “Do you become a king because you are competing in cedar? Did not your father eat and drink And do justice and righteousness? Then it was well with him. 16 “He pled the cause of the afflicted and … Continue reading

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June 7th- we know that there is a friend that is closer than a brother, and He will never leave us or forsake us.

Job 23: 3 “Oh that I knew where I might find Him, That I might come to His seat! 4 “I would present my case before Him And fill my mouth with arguments. For Job, seeking God had become a … Continue reading

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June 5th-Throughout Job’s lamenting, and the criticism he hears from his friends, are interspersed these rays of hope

Job 17: 9 “Nevertheless the righteous will hold to his way, And he who has clean hands will grow stronger and stronger. Throughout Job’s lamenting, and the criticism he hears from his friends, are interspersed these rays of hope, as … Continue reading

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