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How to Redeem 2015

January 6, 2015

  The Lord God created the sun, the moon, and the stars to give us the precious gift and commodity of time.  From His eternal, incontrovertible presence, time was...

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What Kind of Employee Are You? 5 Qualities Every Believer Should Exude

November 15, 2014

  God did not design us to be spiritual hermits who congregate with other spiritual hermits once a week in religious cathedrals.  No, He employs us to live out...

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How Many Friends Do You Have?

October 14, 2014

  How many friends do you have?  Before you check your list on some social media page, let me rephrase the question: How many real friends do you have? ...

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My Joyful Response to a Recently-Answered Prayer

September 25, 2014

  I don’t know why it surprises me when my heavenly Father answers prayer; but, in all honesty, sometimes it does.  It shouldn’t.  He has promised to provide for...

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How Should We Respond to Criticism?

May 2, 2014

Criticism is like a shot in the arm: It hurts but it eventually helps.  To think you are above it is folly.  To think you don’t need it is...

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3 Things You Can Control Today!

April 15, 2014

Today you may face challenges and circumstances beyond your control.  In life there will always be problems you didn’t ask for, and trials you didn’t sign up for.  When...

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3 Anchors Needed on the Sea of Adversity

April 3, 2014

“The worth of any journey,” said A.W. Tozer, “can always be measured by the difficulties along the way. The more difficult the journey, the more satisfying the destination.”  This...

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Bridges and Walls: 5 Ways to Get and Keep Things Right with Others

April 2, 2014

One small brick between two people rarely causes issues, but when a multitude of those bricks are gathered there is potential to build a great wall.  In many relationships...

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The Importance of REST in Life and Ministry

March 7, 2014

“In the press of life, if there aren’t sufficient and appropriate escapes,” said Wayne Cordeiro, “we become susceptible to unsuitable ones.”  Here’s a word that gets little attention these...

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4 Essential Keys to Life-Changing Bible Study

February 28, 2014

I am often asked the question, “How do you study the Bible?”  As a preacher, I approach the Word of God differently at different times.  For example, I read...