Category Archives: relationship with God

DON’T YOU BELONG TO HIM?

John – God Speaks!   When trouble comes, who wants to remain as the one holding the bat after you hear the sickening sound of glass breaking?   Who is left behind when all others slink away in a discussion … Continue reading

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I AM

John – God Speaks!   RECAP: Jesus’ “I AM” statements would have particular significance to the first-century Jewish listener. God had revealed Himself to Moses with a resounding “I AM” (Ex. 3:14). Jesus used the same words to describe Himself. … Continue reading

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THANK YOU FOR PRAYING FOR ME!

John – God Speaks!   As believers, we pray for each other often. We pray for good health, for cures to illnesses, for emotional and spiritual help when life gets the best of us. We pray for those who are … Continue reading

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NOW YOU SEE ME, NOW YOU DON’T…

John – God Speaks!   There is a game we inherently play with infants that make them forget their wants and needs for a little while to laugh and play. It is called hide and seek or peek-a-boo. Remember? Now … Continue reading

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INVISIBLE PRESENCE

John – God Speaks!   It is hard at times to wrap our heads around the work of the Holy Spirit in our lives. Can you imagine being one of the disciples hearing Jesus tell the group, “…now I’m going … Continue reading

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ANOTHER ADVOCATE

John – God Speaks! Ally comes from the Latin word alligare, meaning “to bind to,” like nations who are allies in wartime — they will act together, and protect one another. You can also use ally as a verb, meaning … Continue reading

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REMAIN

John – God Speaks!   This is the first day of the new year. There are insane, persistent ads running on social media that seem full of wisdom and insight about being a better person in the coming year, as … Continue reading

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