Category Archives: temptations

FRUIT BEARING

Matthew – God’s Purposes   I love to grow plants of all kinds. I win some and lose some in this hobby, but I still like to watch God’s creation grow to bloom. You get a little dirty in this … Continue reading

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CLEANING UP

Matthew – God’s Purposes There was that time when Randy and I thought our three children were finally old enough to be left alone for a few hours while we went grocery shopping along with other errands. They were of … Continue reading

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BUT AMONG YOU IT WILL BE DIFFERENT…

Matthew – God’s Purposes   We are such easily distracted humans, especially when we are pulled away from God’s purpose for us to selfish ambitions and natural desires to be great. It makes sense that Jesus would pause and remind … Continue reading

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THE ONE GOES AFTER THE ONE

Matthew – God’s Purposes   I seriously believe that I am a devoted child of God because Jesus won’t let me go far from His sight. It is not because of anything I have done or anything I deserve. It … Continue reading

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AT THE FOOT OF THE MOUNTAIN

Matthew – God’s Purposes   In this world, there will always be something to do to help. There will always be someone who needs what you can give. Those who stand by and only judge will never understand. Those who … Continue reading

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LISTEN TO HIM!

Matthew – God’s Purposes It was a tradition throughout the Old Testament days to pile up rocks as a memorial on the ground where people witnessed a momentous occurrence or glorious moment of provision and protection from God’s hand or … Continue reading

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WATCH OUT!

Matthew – God’s Purposes   Picture this… I’m teaching the beginning elements of reading to a small group of first graders gathered around the kidney shaped table. All eyes are on me as I tell them, with passion and excitement … Continue reading

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