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Forgiveness

What is Forgiveness? Dictionary.com defines forgiveness as: The act of forgiving or the disposition or willingness to forgive Webster’s 1828 Dictionary defines forgiveness as: The act of forgiving; the pardon of an offender, by which he is considered and treated as not guilty Forgive, in its original and proper phrase, is to forgive the offense,… Continue reading Forgiveness

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One Way to be Happy (Psalm 1:1)

Happy is the person who does not live by the advice of those hostile to God nor takes a stand in the same manner as sinners nor spends time with those who speak arrogantly, boasts or makes fun of others.

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Here’s What We Know (Romans 8:28)

And we know that all things work together to assist and help us. God, co-working, provides all things for good so that it is well with them that love God, for those who are called or invited by God in the proclamation of the gospel to obtain eternal salvation in the kingdom of God through Christ according to… Continue reading Here’s What We Know (Romans 8:28)

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Lesson Learned

Thinking back over 2015, there is one important lesson I think I have mostly learned. I can’t do ANYTHING on my own. Self-reliance has been the biggest stumbling block in my mental and emotional health, ridiculously believing I can fix it. I can, somehow, change it. As a mere mortal, I have no power. I cannot… Continue reading Lesson Learned

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God Doesn’t Break His Promises

To remind us of why we celebrate Christmas, my kids and I began reading the Christmas story in Luke 1. Before we could get to the good part, something interesting grabbed my attention. Luke 1 opens with Zacharias, a priest, burning incense in the temple when an angel of the Lord appeared to him. When… Continue reading God Doesn’t Break His Promises

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Trust

Proverbs 3:5-6 (AMP) Lean on, trust in, and be confident in the Lord with all your heart and mind and do not rely on your own insight or understanding. In all your ways know, recognize, and acknowledge Him, and He will direct and make straight and plain your paths. Genesis 15:6 (AMP) And he [Abram]… Continue reading Trust

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Little By Little

In our Bible study this week, we were reading in Exodus 23. In this chapter, Moses is on Mount Sinai listening to God’s instructions for the children of Israel. God begins talking about the Angel that He will send before them to lead them into the promised land. In verse 27, God begins to explain… Continue reading Little By Little