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Take On The World

“I have said these things to you, that in me you may have peace. In the world you will have tribulation. But take heart; I have overcome the world.” ~ John 16:33 God promised us that we would have times of tribulation in life. But God also promised us that He has already overcome the world, and given all His…

Be The Storm

“Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid or terrified because of them, for the LORD your God goes with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you.” ~ Deuteronomy 31:6 It breaks my heart to see so many Christians today allow themselves to be pushed around by the storm of life: They believe the lies the devil tells…

The Love Of A Mother

The love of a mother is a powerful thing. The love of a mother is enough to make you feel better when you’re sick. The love of a mother is enough to inspire you to make your dreams a reality. The love of a mother can heal any broken heart. The love of a mother is how God shows us…

How To Be Brave

“Then He commissioned Joshua the son of Nun, and said, ‘Be strong and courageous, for you shall bring the sons of Israel into the land which I swore to them, and I will be with you.’” ~ Deuteronomy 31:23  Bravery is more than just being the hero in a story. Bravery is standing up for the underdog. Bravery is standing…

The Gift of Fellowship

“We proclaim to you what we have seen and heard, so that you may have fellowship with us. And our fellowship is with the Father and with His Son, Jesus Christ.” ~ I John 1:3 The reason God created everything, the reason He gave everything He had for us, was for fellowship. We need fellowship in our lives. Fellowship is…

Choose To Delete Offense

“The discretion of a man makes him slow to anger, and his glory isto overlook a transgression.” ~ Proverbs 19:11 How do you perceive yourself in light of others? Do other’s words and actions easily shake and offend the perception you have of yourself, or do you make allowances for other people’s point of view? Offence is defined as annoyance…

Relationships Are Worth More Than Gold

“Bearing with one another and, if one has a complaint against another, forgiving each other; as the Lord has forgiven you, so you also must forgive.” ~ Colossians 3:13   Have you ever been in a fight with a friend? Perhaps you made a mistake, and they got mad at you? Or they made a mistake, and it hurt you?…

The Gifts Of Christ

“Jesus said to her, ‘I am the resurrection and the life. Whoever believes in me, though he die, yet shall he live, and everyone who lives and believes in me shall never die. Do you believe this?’” ~ John 11: 25-26   What a great Easter it was! This is the season for when we remember and celebrate Christ’s sacrifice…

Patience With God

“The Lord is good to everyone who trusts in him, So it is best for us to wait in patience—to wait for him to save us—And it is best to learn this patience in our youth.” —Lamentations 3:25–27 The poet Langston Hughes famously asked in his poem “Harlem,” “What happens to a dream deferred?” One of his musings—“Does it dry…

God Is Patient Too

“The Lord is slow to anger and abundant in lovingkindness, forgiving iniquity and transgression.” —Numbers 14:18   “She must have the patience of Job.”   It’s a common phrase derived from James 5:10–11 that refers to the seemingly endless perseverance of Job, who waited faithfully for God to turn his suffering into blessing. While Job’s patience is commendable, this popular…