Vision for the Future – 2

Posted by Tom Short on

For he was looking forward to the city that has foundations, whose designer and builder is God. - Hebrews 11:10 NAS Yesterday I asked, do you have a future aim for your life? Now I’ll add: How about for your children? For your spiritual development? Your ministry? Your career? Your...

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Vision for the Future

Posted by Tom Short on

By faith Abraham obeyed when he was called to go out to a place that he was to receive as an inheritance. And he went out, not knowing where he was going. By faith he went to live in the land of promise, as in a foreign land, living in tents with Isaac and Jacob, heirs with him of the same...

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Vision for Today

Posted by Chris Biang on

Where there is no vision, the people are unrestrained. - Proverbs 29:18 NAS The opposite of this verse could be that where there is a vision, people will be focused on their goal. Sometimes on vacations I would have very few goals or plans, wake up late, and do what seemed fun. I would...

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Vision from the Past

Posted by Greg Standinger on

Remember the former things long past, for I am God, and there is no other; I am God, and there is no one like Me. - Isaiah 46:9 NAS Looking at the past year of 2019, and even the years before that, helps me line up my vision and course for the future with the direction God has established...

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A Saint or a Sinner? – 2

Posted by Tom Short on

To all the saints in Christ Jesus who are in Philippi . . . . - Philippians 1:1 NAS Why is it important to view myself the way God sees me—to view myself as a saint? We tend to act in accordance with the way we think of ourselves. If we think of ourselves as sinners, we are far more...

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A Saint or a Sinner? 

Posted by Tom Short on

Such were some of you; but you were washed, but you were sanctified, but you were justified in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ and in the Spirit of our God. - 1 Corinthians 6:11 NAS First, some working definitions are in order. A saint is a “holy one,” literally...

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Be a Crown

Posted by Barbara Wilson on

A worthy wife is a crown for her husband, but a disgraceful woman is like cancer in his bones. - Proverbs 12:4 NAS If you study English history, you will find in the late 19th and early 20th centuries there were young, wealthy American women who came to London looking to marry into royalty...

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“Left Ready. Right Ready.”

Posted by Dotty Vanderhorst on

But now, thus says the Lord, your Creator, O Jacob, And He who formed you, O Israel, “Do not fear, for I have redeemed you; I have called you by name; you are Mine! When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; And through the rivers, they will not overflow you. When you walk...

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Know Your Father

Posted by Barbara Wilson on

I pray for you constantly, asking God, the glorious Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, to give you spiritual wisdom and insight so that you might grow in your knowledge of God. - Ephesians 1:16-17 NLT My friend works at the local YMCA teaching and playing with children in their after-school...

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Happy Father’s Day

Posted by Dawn Bovenmyer on

For you are all children of God through faith in Christ Jesus… - Galatians 3:26 NLT Sixty-seven years ago I was born into my family. My dad was thrilled to add a daughter to his growing brood. It was post-World War II, and I was one of those “baby boomers” born to an army...

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