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  • Building Strong Faith

    06/16/2017 A few years ago, I was on an airplane and I was looking through the SkyMall magazine. And they had an ad in there for a workout machine that said would give me a good workout in only four minutes a day. I said, "Four minutes?! No way!" There is no shortcut to getting in good physical shape. Likewise, there's no shortcut in getting in good spiritual shape. Continue reading…

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  • Are You Limiting God?

    06/15/2017 The situation looked bleak for the poor widow in the Old Testament. Her husband had died, and she had debts to pay. And all she had was one little jar of oil. Now, without question, she was in trouble. Hey, what do you do when trouble comes knocking on your door? Now, this distraught widow went to God for help. Continue reading…

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  • Who's Hand Are You In?

    06/14/2017 The tag line for Allstate Insurance Company says this, “You’re in good hands with Allstate.” But, you know, Allstate is like all other insurance companies, if you have too many claims, they will drop you like a hot rock. Jesus said that He would never drop one of his children. Continue reading…

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  • True Confessions

    06/13/2017 Hey, have you ever tried to cover up your sin? Living in cover-up mode is an extremely miserable and a fearful way to live. You know, David tried that. He was the guy, a man after God's own heart, but he committed adultery and then manslaughter, and he tried to cover it up. And David said, “When I kept silent about my sin, my body wasted away … ” (Psalm 32:3-4). Continue reading…

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  • The Praise Perspective

    06/12/2017 It was a scary time for the people of God. Assyria, the world power of the day, was about to turn the lights out on Judah. King Hezekiah went to the Lord in prayer and said, “O LORD, the God of Israel, who is enthroned above the cherubim, You are the God, You alone…” (2 Kings 19:15). Continue reading…

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  • The King is Alive

    06/9/2017 Uzziah was king in Israel. He ruled for fifty-two years and he was the only king many in Israel ever knew. As a result, they faced his death with great, great mourning. As the Prophet Isaiah was lamenting King Uzziah’s death, he wrote, “In the year of King Uzziah’s death, I saw the Lord sitting on a throne, lofty and exalted …” (Isaiah 6:1). Continue reading…

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  • The Hardest Lesson to Learn

    06/8/2017 I have found it easy to start thinking that God loves me on the basis of performance. You know, I think that's true for a lot of us, we tend to think that, “God loves me if I am obeying Him, but He doesn’t love me if I am failing Him.” Continue reading…

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  • The Ghost of Guilt

    06/7/2017 Have you ever committed a terrible sin and asked God to forgive you for that sin, but you still felt guilty even after you confessed it? In order to walk in victory with the Lord, you have to distinguish between the voice of the Holy Spirit and the voice of the devil. Continue reading…

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  • Telling the Truth

    06/6/2017 Can you imagine going to the doctor for a checkup, and he finds out that you have cancer? But he wants you to like him, so he doesn't tell you that you have cancer, he just tells you you're OK. You walk out of his office totally unaware that you are in serious trouble. Continue reading…

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  • Rejoicing in Each Day

    06/5/2017 Hey, have you ever met someone who is a chronic complainer? I mean, to this person nothing ever seems right, tastes right, feels right, is right... Regardless of the situation you may be facing today, one thing is for sure: God made this day, and He wants you to rejoice in it. Continue reading…

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