Wait! Trust! Act!

Three terms are excellent guides for applying Biblical, Christian faith –  wait, trust, and act,  a trio-of-faith qualities. Have you noticed that there is a lot of  WAITING in the Scriptures. Abraham had the promise of a son, but would have to wait for 25 years before Isaac was born. Like Adam and Eve, Abraham […]

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Make the Lord Part of Your Daily Life

Oh Man, Israel was busy! Israel was very busy. Each day they needed to get up and be told by Joshua and the elders where they were moving that day. People had to cook meals. Others took care of the livestock. Tents needed to be packed up. Belongings had be packed up and put into […]

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The Clock of the end of the World is Ticking Down

Jesus will return as the victorious King over everything and everyone.  He will judge everyone according to their faith or unbelief, their richness in Christ or their rejection of Christ. No one knows when Jesus will return and the world, as we know it, will perish.  Jesus’ return could be before the end of this […]

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In Your Heart Grow Trust of the LORD.

A great thought to let your faith “chew on” comes from Isaiah 26:4 – Trust in the Lord forever, for the Lord, the Lord, is the Rock eternal (Isaiah 26:4).   Meditate on that truth often. Day to Day Trust of God is Imperative On the previous Friday Wall Street took a big fall. Over that […]

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Decreasing the 15 in Your Life

God uses the number ten in Scripture to describe something that is complete. For this point let’s use the number 10 to describe a human life that is full and happy. The ideal human life and schedule is the number ten. As you examine your own life, would you speak of your life as a […]

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The LORD made a Transformer

Many boys and girls are familiar with transformers.   They were cool cars, trucks, or planes that could transform into different kinds of robots. Some were small and needed only a few twists to bring out the robot. Some were bigger and more complex but kids would figure out what to rotate to get the robot […]

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Gospel Weed Killer for Your Garden

Those dedicated to lawns and gardens invest a great deal of energy working that the grass is green, lush, weed less, and cut. Those interested in flowers plan their beds. They contemplate and then decide which flowers to plant so that they have a nice mixture of flowers all summer long. They weed their flower […]

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Be As Shrewd as a Snake

Matthew records a unique exhortation that Jesus gave his disciples as they were being sent out to share the good news. Jesus warns them, I am sending you out like sheep among wolves. Therefore be as shrewd as snakes and as innocent as doves (Matthew 10:16). As kind as Jesus was, too many of the […]

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Two Shrouds of Satan

On three separate occasions Jesus told his disciples about his time of suffering, death, and resurrection (see Mark 8:31; 9:31 and 10:34). They did not grasp the promise and the truth of what Jesus said. Only after his resurrection did they grasp the truth (see Luke 24:45,46, on the road to Emmaus). Satan used two […]

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Pages from the Diary of Judas, Known as the Betrayer

Why wouldn’t Jesus just take his rightful position as Savior of Judea. If he had, I would never have tried to force his decision, but someone had to make Jesus realize the high goal for which he was born and blessed by the LORD. You know me as Judas Iscariot, the son of Simon the […]

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