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June 29, 2017 June 29- Knowing without Seeing “That I may know him, and the power of his resurrection, and the fellowship of his sufferings…” –The Apostle Paul Consider for just a moment this statement made by the apostle Peter, “Whom (speaking of Christ) having not seen, ye 0
June 28, 2017 June 28- How Big is Your Heart? “To the pure of heart, vice is what is hard.” –Richard Foster Augustine, whose writings and theology influenced the early church and much of Western philosophy, once said, “Narrow is the mansion of my soul; enlarge Thou it, that Thou 0
June 26, 2017 June 26 – Revenge, Part 2     “Not rendering evil for evil, or railing for railing, but contrariwise, blessing, knowing that ye are thereunto called …” –1 Peter 3:9 In his book, Keeping the Heart, Puritan writer John Flavel comments on revenge, “It was an 0
June 25, 2017 June 25 – Revenge, Part 1   “Revenge proves its own executioner.” –John Ford The kingdom of God is one of great paradox. To find your life, you must lose it. To be first you must be last. To be the greatest of all, you must be 0
June 24, 2017 June 24 – Christ Was No Martyr “An entire ocean of bull’s blood could not do for one man what one drop of the Lamb’s blood did for an entire ocean of man’s sin.”                      –Kenneth Kuykendall There have been countless martyrs throughout history who have honorably given 0
June 22, 2017 June 22 – A Joy to Fall     “We are the clay, and Thou our potter; and we all are the work of thy hand.” -The prophet Isaiah Submitted by Zach Whitsel Count it all joy when ye fall into divers temptations.” Imagine how intentional the Spirit 0
June 21, 2017 June 21 – Sanctify Your Desires   “Be thoroughly acquainted with your temptations, especially those that your company or business lays before you.” –Richard Baxter Most of the trouble we have with sin in our life does not really occur in the moment we submit to 0
June 20, 2017 June 20 – In the Shade of Calvary “Mercy there was great, and grace was free; pardon there was multiplied to me. There my burden soul found liberty, at Calvary.”        –William Newell Divine condemnation rests upon the sinful heart. The law of God brings a sentence against us 0
June 19, 2017 June 19 – Christlikeness in the Believer “But by the grace of God, I am what I am.” –The Apostle Paul Christlikeness, in me, is the most instant and incremental change my soul has ever known.  This is the supreme aim of the Father, as mentioned by 0
June 18, 2017 June 18 – Drawing Forth the Love of God “The greatest sorrow you can lay upon the Father, the greatest unkindness you can do Him is not to believe He loves you.”                    –John Owen Our love to God is like us: it’s ever-changing, volatile, and inconsistent. God’s love to 0