The strong bonds of fellowship

“I myself am convinced…that you yourselves are full of goodness” That’s what I want to testify to today. I believe our brothers and sisters in Christ are “full of goodness”. I believe they want the best for each other and serve each other out of sincere hearts. That’s what my eyes have observed today. This world and all its miseries can weigh a person down, but I’m encouraged by the love I see in the family of God.

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What we can control

You can’t control everything in life. You can’t always control the things that will happen to you, but you are in control of how you react to the things that happen to you. Those are hard words to live by, but so true. Jesus spoke of this often. He didn’t tell us that we wouldn’t […]

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The unusual benefits of weaknesses

Therefore I will boast all the more gladly about my weaknesses, so that Christ’s power may rest on me. That is why, for Christ’s sake, I delight in weaknesses, in insults, in hardships, in persecutions, in difficulties. For when I am weak, then I am strong. 2 Cor 12:9-10 From God’s perspective (and perhaps even from our perspective) there […]

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Are you really coping?

Someone very close to me once told me they didn’t need Jesus because they could “cope”. To me, it seemed strange that he would make this claim because I knew he was an alcoholic. Even worse, he later went on to commit suicide. He wasn’t coping very well if you ask me. I don’t say […]

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It’s a brand new day

Through the Lord’s mercies we are not consumed,Because His compassions fail not.They are new every morning;Great is Your faithfulness. Lam 3:22-23 There is a narrative about your life that you cannot change. It’s called your past. There is nothing you can do about your past. If you did wrong, you can repent and receive God’s forgiveness. But you can’t change what you […]

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