Category Archives: seeking God

December 6th-How often is it that we pray for our leaders, and, when we do, we focus on their shortcomings?

1 Timothy 2: 1First of all, then, I urge that entreaties and prayers, petitions and thanksgivings, be made on behalf of all men, 2for kings and all who are in authority, so that we may lead a tranquil and quiet … Continue reading

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November 14th-when we talk about renewing our minds, we have to think about going back to the beginning

Romans 12: 2And do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind, so that you may prove what the will of God is, that which is good and acceptable and perfect. To renew … Continue reading

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November 13th-we will readily accept from another that wonderful gift of salvation, but then let it sit idle

Romans 11: 25For I do not want you, brethren, to be uninformed of this mystery—so that you will not be wise in your own estimation—that a partial hardening has happened to Israel until the fullness of the Gentiles has come … Continue reading

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November 3rd-Emulating Paul’s way of meeting people at the level of their need is a great goal for us all.

Acts 17: 22So Paul stood in the midst of the Areopagus and said, “Men of Athens, I observe that you are very religious in all respects. 23“For while I was passing through and examining the objects of your worship, I … Continue reading

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October 25th-we must try to love others with a love that at least approaches our level of self-love.

John 21: 15So when they had finished breakfast, Jesus said* to Simon Peter, “Simon, son of John, do you love Me more than these?” He said* to Him, “Yes, Lord; You know that I love You.” He said* to him, … Continue reading

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October 8th- Sadly, there are too many today who preach a Christian “religion”, but not the whole Gospel of Jesus Christ.

Luke 11: 52 “Woe to you lawyers! For you have taken away the key of knowledge; you yourselves did not enter, and you hindered those who were entering.” Jesus has been criticizing the Pharisees, and ends it with this charge. … Continue reading

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October 6th-do we bathe every significant decision we make in prayer?

Luke 6: 12It was at this time that He went off to the mountain to pray, and He spent the whole night in prayer to God. 13And when day came, He called His disciples to Him and chose twelve of … Continue reading

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