Category: Holiness

Navigating Life

               We all know that sin is out of the question.  When we find ourselves with two choices and one of them is sin, the sinful choice will always be outside of God’s will.  The confusion and dilemmas come at

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How to deal with People who don’t like You

Jesus loved perfectly, nevertheless, He was hated, despised, rejected, mocked, beaten, and crucified.  God used this suffering to put Jesus in a place of choice.  He could choose to endure the pain or He could have called ten thousand angels

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Be Blessed!

Recently this has been on my mind quite a bit.  I have started finishing my letters, emails, and sometimes even my texts with the phrase “Be Blessed.”  I know that some people are thinking already that we are all, as

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The Divine Nature

His divine power has given us everything we need for a godly life through our knowledge of him who called us by his own glory and goodness. Through these he has given us his very great and precious promises, so

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The Lost Lessons of Pentecost

Alright you guys…I will admit it.  This one is long, but I am telling you right now, there are lessons to be learned from Pentecost that are life-changing.  Unfortunately, these lessons have been lost to most.  I can promise you

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On the Third Day

Matthew 20:17-19 Now Jesus was going up to Jerusalem. On the way, he took the Twelve aside and said to them, 18 “We are going up to Jerusalem, and the Son of Man will be delivered over to the chief

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Why Did He Sweat Drops of Blood?

Hematohidrosis:  This is the official medical term for the condition Jesus experienced in the Garden of Gethsemane.  It is caused by extreme stress bursting the blood vessels near the sweat glands.  The blood is then pushed through the sweat glands. 

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He’s My King!

When I think of monarchs, I must confess the first thing that comes to my mind are Prince Charles, Queen Elizabeth, Prince William and Prince Harry.  I do not intend to be disrespectful, but I think that we all know

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Sharing Fish and Bread

The preacher was longwinded that day.  His sermon had gone late into the afternoon and everyone was tired.  The church board went up to the preacher and said, “You have to let these people go. They are exhausted.” Does that

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Enduring the Darkness

One of my favorite Scriptures and perhaps yours is Jeremiah 29:11. “For I know the plans I have for you’ says the Lord, ‘to prosper you and to give you a future.”  My heart jumps when I let that sink

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