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Trials

Trials ‘CONSIDER IT ALL JOY.....WHEN YOU ENCOUNTER VARIOUS TRIALS.’ (JAMES 1:2 NAS*) James writes: ‘Consider it all joy...when you encounter various trials, knowing that the testing of your faith produces endurance..that you may be perfect and complete’...

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What Is Your Purpose

What Is Your Purpose? “Before I formed you in the belly I knew you; and before you came forth out of the womb I sanctified you, and I ordained you a prophet to the nations.” (Jeremiah 1 v 5) “And He said to them, Go you into all the world, and preach...

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Rapture - The Gathering Of The Redeemed

Rapture – The Gathering Of The Redeemed “And He shall send His angels with a great sound of a trumpet, and they shall gather together His elect from the four winds, from one end of heaven to the other.” (Matthew 24 v 31) “And then shall He send His angels,...

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Brokenness (1)

Brokenness (1) ‘THE SACRIFICES OF GOD ARE A BROKEN SPIRIT’ (Psalm 51:17 NIV) A world that celebrates success doesn’t see value in broken things. But God brings beauty out of brokenness. For a plant to rise from the soil, the seed must be broken; for a...

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Brokenness (2)

Brokenness (2) ‘THE SACRIFICES OF GOD ARE A BROKEN SPIRIT’ (Psalm 51:17 NIV) Paul writes: ‘Now may.....God.....sanctify you entirely; and may your spirit and soul and body be preserved complete, without blame at the coming of our Lord’ (1 Thessalonians...

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Brokenness (3)

Brokenness (3) ‘THE SACRIFICES OF GOD ARE A BROKEN SPIRIT.’ (PSALM 51 v 17 NIV*) We don’t always know the reason for our trials, but God revealed to Paul the reason for his ‘thorn in the flesh.’ It was to keep him from being exalted (2 Corinthians 12...

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Brokenness (4)

Brokenness (4) ‘THE SACRIFICES OF GOD ARE A BROKEN SPIRIT’ (PSALM 51 V 17 NIV*) Sometimes God allows us to hit the bottom in order to discover that He’s the rock at the bottom. Gideon faced an army of 135,000 troops with just 32,000 men. And 22,000 of...

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Be Diligent And Not Become Lazy

Be Diligent And Not Become Lazy “ Be thou diligent to know the state of thy flocks, and look well to thy herds.” (Proverbs 27 v 23) The Bible makes it clear that diligence (being willing to work hard and do one’s best at any given task)is a vital part...

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The Roller Coaster Of Life

The Roller-Coaster Ride Of Life ‘HE HAS MADE EVERYTHING APPROPIATE IN ITS TIME’ (Ecclesiastes 3:11 NAS) The song says: ‘I beg your pardon; I never promised you a rose garden.’ Neither did God, so beware of ‘rose garden’ theology. The Christian life is...

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Not To Worry

Not To Worry “Therefore I say unto you, take no thought for your life, what ye shall eat, or what ye shall drink; nor yet for your body, what ye shall put on. Is not the life more than meat, and the body than raiment?” (Matthew 6 v 25) Reasons Not To...

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