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Gratitude Is A Mountain To Be Climbed

Whenever I begin thinking and praying about a new topic for a post I try to call to mind what I have written before so that I don't end up repeating myself.  Looking back at the history of this blog it would seem that I write about thankfulness fairly often and therefore I should write about … [Read More...]

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The Only Question That Really Matters

I try not to pay much attention to politics or current events.  I have a friend at work who, I am fairly certain, thinks of me as either willfully ignorant or … [Read More...]

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What Fills Your Thoughts?

Today we are going to start with a word and that word is "think".  We use this word in reference to the inner workings of the mind (what are you thinking about?) and … [Read More...]

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Suffering Is Spiritual Resistance

Let's use our imaginations for a moment.  Imagine a person who is born into a situation where they have absolutely no responsibility, no needs that go unmet and no impetus for movement beyond basic biological functions.  This person has all of their meals … [Read More...]

The Christian’s Biggest Mistake

I knew something was wrong immediately.  I felt it inside.  As soon as my eyes opened and I was aware that it was morning I knew that I was not well. Physically fit but mentally and spiritually drained, I climbed out of bed and started my day.  I didn't get … [Read More...]

How To Win All Of Life’s Battles

It seems to be the case lately that God is taking me on a journey of discovery in His word.  Several times in recent memory I have been reading a Sunday School lesson or studying for a blog post when a verse or group of verses will seem to leap right off of … [Read More...]

Among The Highly Favored

I've mentioned Sean Hyman on this blog before.  He is a former pastor who has gone on to become a financial advisor with a focus on teaching Biblical principles for money management and investing.  Sean's book, Six Keys to Financial Success, has been reviewed … [Read More...]

The Most Important Peace

The correct understanding and application of scripture is of vital importance.  God's Word is literally life and wisdom incarnate in the form of Jesus Christ.  When we seek to grow in our knowledge of the Bible and to go deeper into the study of the Word then … [Read More...]

When the Righteous are Afflicted

Life is not easy.  Actually, let me rephrase that.  Striving to live a Godly life is not easy.  Trying to follow in the footsteps of Jesus, the perfect Son of God, is very difficult indeed. Sometimes it feels like the whole world is coming against us.  As … [Read More...]