Category Archives: Romans

OPEN ARMS FOR GOD-SEEKERS!

Psalms – Prayers of Honesty   We get discouraged in this world as we work alongside others who seek self promotion and glory. We wonder why they get ahead even though they lie and cheat to get the coveted position. … Continue reading

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CHECKLISTS

Timothy and Titus – Inconspicuous Leadership I am a list maker…even in retirement from my secular work. For me, what doesn’t get listed, doesn’t get done. It is also very rewarding for me to check that item off the list … Continue reading

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MESSIAH’S MISFITS

1 Corinthians 4 – Belief and Behavior   There have been hundreds of books written about leadership. The church has tried to adopt what is written in the business world with application to God’s church in trying to manage and … Continue reading

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HIS BEST IN US!

1 Corinthians – Belief and Behavior   The whole world is mournfully celebrating the passing of Billy Graham from life here to life with Jesus. We know where he went because we knew how close to God he was by … Continue reading

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YOU MUST GET ALONG

1 Corinthians – Belief and Behavior   How many times as parents have we said to our kids, “You must get along with each other. Take turns. Figure out a way to play nicely. Stop hurting each other. We all … Continue reading

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GOD WON’T GIVE UP ON US (So, let’s not give up on each other!)

1 Corinthians – Believe and Behavior   When people become Christians, they don’t at the same moment become nice. I know, shocker. But we who are more mature in the faith somehow act as if they should. Conversion to Christ … Continue reading

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GENEROUS HOSPITALITY WISDOM IN THE WORK

Romans – “Therefore”   We love having family and dear friends visit us. As they get ready to leave, however, after an extended visit, it takes awhile to say those last good byes. At least it does in our household. … Continue reading

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