October


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October 10, 2017 October 10 – The Humility of Love “Behold what manner of love the father hath bestowed upon us, that we should be called the sons of God.” –I John 3:3 My daughter is your typical, messy 2-year old; and generally, during the process of cleaning her up, 0
October 9, 2017 October 9- The Catalyst for Change “Redirection to God is often a road paved with affliction and travail.” –Kenneth Kuykendall When a trial exposes your weakness and immaturity to the point where you are willing to see and make changes, that trial indeed is a successful 0
October 8, 2017 October 8- The Repentance Tower “Many blush to confess their faults who never blush to commit them.”     –William Secker In the sixteenth century, a Scottish man by the name of John Maxwell (obviously not the popular leadership guru) built a tower near his home to 0
October 7, 2017 October 7- Rose Garden Gladness “Our communion should be more than having quiet time in the morning; it should be an all-day affair.” –Jerry Bridges I read of a man who became an avid rose gardener.  He spent countless hours learning all he could about 0
October 6, 2017 October 6 – What Makes a Home “It is not the things we have that change our houses into homes, it is rather the attitude and belief in our hearts.” –Terrie Chappell Walls, carpet, doors, cabinets – these are the things that make up a house. Empty 0
October 5, 2017 October 5 – Action and Authority “The biggest obstacle to change in society is natural servants who have the ability to lead but don’t.” –Tom Marshall In the fifth chapter of 2 Samuel, David unites all of Israel and is anointed king over the entire nation.  0
October 4, 2017 October 4 – Theological Quandaries “We must not suppose that the measure of our understanding or experience is the measure of the Spirit’s working.” –John Murray Not long ago I was reading a pretty intense theological book by John Owens the great Puritan writer.  While 0
October 3, 2017 October 3 – Empty Waterpot “The woman then left her waterpot.” – John 4:28      In John chapter 4 we read the story of the Samaritan woman who met Jesus at the well.  As she and Jesus talk, she begins to question Who He is 0
October 2, 2017 October 2 – The Results of Renovation “It’s never too late to be what you might become.” –George Eliot      A while back, we went through a kitchen remodel.  We replaced everything from the countertops to the appliances.  New paint, new pictures, new pots and pans – 0
October 1, 2017 October 1 – Kindness is King “A smile given in kindness is far greater than a lecture given in pride.” –Kenneth Kuykendall      Just for a moment I want you to think about the people in your life (outside of your family) that you like the 0