April


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April 20, 2017 April 20 – Something I Should Not Be “To learn strong faith is to endure great trials. I have learned my faith by standing firm amid great testings.” –George Mueller As a Potter on the wheel, God often uses trials in our lives to mold us and shape 0
April 19, 2017 April 19 – God’s Calming Strength   “In the Bible, silence is often used as an expression of our will yielding to the sovereignty of the Omnipotent, Omniscient Father.” –Emily Ertley Submitted by Emily Ertley Recently I stayed out an hour and a half past when 0
April 18, 2017 April 18 – What, Where, and When   “Your state of mind determines whether the doctrine of the sovereignty of God comforts you or threatens you.” –Randy Alcorn It has been documented that Richard Baxter, famed English Puritan, and author of the celebrated work, The Saint’s Everlasting 0
April 17, 2017 April 17 – Accepted by God   “God’s love to us cannot fail any more than His love to Christ can fail.” –Jerry Bridges Rejection is one of the hardest realities in life.  From not getting picked on the playground, to being overlooked for a promotion, 0
April 16, 2017 April 16 – Deceptive Articulation   “Parts and parcels of truth are the most envenomed shafts which fly from the bow of Satan.” –William Howells In 1866, Thomas Carlyle was speaking at the distinguished University of Edinburgh and made this sobering statement to the audience, 0
April 15, 2017 April 15 – Endorsed by the Master “We must stop setting our course by the light of each passing ship; instead we must set our course by the stars.” –George Marshall Much of what we do in this life comes from our seeking out the approval of 0
April 14, 2017 April 14 – I Am Sorry “Repentance is the vomit of the soul.” –Thomas Brooks The hardest words to formulate in the English language are: I AM SORRY.  Just three little words. So simple to write out on paper, or even think in the mind, but 0
April 13, 2017 April 13 – Finding What Adam Lost “Somewhere along the way we have minimized Jesus’ summons to total abandonment.” –David Platt Can you imagine the concept of God submitting? It’s a rather incredulous notion, is it not, to think that God, Maker, Creator, Sustainer, and Giver of 0
April 12, 2017 April 12 – Tell Yourself, then Tell Others   “The most wonderful moments of joy in this world are not the moments of self-satisfaction, but self-forgetfulness.” –John Piper The responsibility of fulfilling the Great Commission belongs to the church of Jesus Christ.  God did not entrust a civic 0
April 11, 2017 April 11 – The Taste of Rebellion “Knowledge of the truth comes with surrender of the will.”                     –R.A. Torrey Rebellion, at its core, is the idea that we can do what we want, no matter the consequence or price.  This was the heart issue of Adam and 0