Tag Archives: Salvation

THE INVITATION

What an honor it is to be invited to a celebration of someone we love and admire greatly!  Upon getting the invitation, we begin to plan what we will wear that is appropriate for the occasion all because of our … Continue reading

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DO I JUST HAVE TO BE GOOD?

Little Ashley sat quietly in our Sunday School class for first graders.  Everyone was working on coloring a craft that would lead them to the heart of the lesson.  It was not normal for Ashley to be this quiet, so … Continue reading

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WORSHIP – HEARTLESS, HYPOCRITICAL OR HONEST?

God the Judge summons the court (vv. 1-6) and confronts two offenders: the formalist, to whom worship is a ritual to follow (vv. 7-15), and the hypocrite, to whom worship is a disguise to cover sin (vv. 16-21). The psalm … Continue reading

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WHEN TRUTH STOPS DISCUSSIONS

I can see it now in my mind of memories.  I stood inside the screen door listening to our three young children arguing outside about something that none of them knew much about.  The discussion continued with ridiculous half-truths and … Continue reading

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KEEP THE LIGHT BURNING

Exodus – God’s Way Out!   We are still live under a “stay in place” order from our government officials to protect the spread of a virus that is taking the lives of so many people. We pray for each … Continue reading

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IN THE BEGINNING GOD…

Matthew – God’s Purpose, God’s Laws   God’s Word begins with God. God was there at the beginning of all. Genesis means the beginning, the first. “In the beginning God created”…(Genesis 1:1) Jesus was there at the beginning with Him. … Continue reading

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BROKEN HEARTS FIND HOPE, THE ONLY HOPE

Psalms of Honesty and Truth When we are broken, with spirits crushed, that’s when God seems to finally have our undivided attention. This psalm is a lament of a broken heart who repents and admits that God is our only … Continue reading

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FROM MESS TO CONFESS

Psalms of Honesty and Truth We sin. We all sin. Sin creates a mess of our lives. Our believing friends and family don’t want to be a part of it, so they keep their distance. We don’t like it, but … Continue reading

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HANG ON…GOD DELIVERS AND SAVES US!

Psalms of Honesty and Truth Suffering on our journey here is not the trip we signed up for but it is a part of this world in which we live. We don’t like being physically sick, emotionally overwrought, or stand … Continue reading

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NO ABANDONED BELIEVERS IN GOD HERE!

Psalms of Honesty and Truth Have you ever been left at the grocery store as a child? Have you ever been left emotionally as an adult? In either case the feeling of being left behind is devastating to both. We … Continue reading

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