September


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September 30, 2017 September 30 – Convenient Christianity “The world is put back by the death of everyone who has to sacrifice his peculiar gifts to conventionality.” –Albert Einstein David Livingstone, the missionary hero to Africa, was asked by a missionary society if he knew of any easily-accessible 0
September 29, 2017 September 29 – Someone is Always Watching “Whoever is careless with the truth in small matters cannot be trusted with the truth in important matters.” –Albert Einstein A pastor told his congregation one Sunday that he would be taking a few weeks off to repair a fence 0
September 28, 2017 September 28 – The Platform of Greatness “Great leaders don’t think less of themselves; they just think of themselves less.” –Ken Blanchard William Carey is often called the father of modern-day missions. In 1793, he went to India with the Gospel of Jesus Christ and forever changed the 0
September 27, 2017 September 27 – The Danger of Drifting “We lose heart in the things we do, if the things we do, do not come from the heart.” –Kenneth Kuykendall What must be done for an individual to drift away from the Lord? What takes place in a Christian’s 0
September 26, 2017 September 26 – Checking in with the Bureau “There is a difference between accepting the principle of accountability and seeking it.” –Tom Marshall There was a young man who fell victim to a business scheme. The charlatan who conned him took most of his life savings and assets 0
September 25, 2017 September 25 – Change my Feet “God intends to give us what we need, not what we now think we want.” –C. S. Lewis He maketh my feet like hinds’ feet, and setteth me upon my high places. Thou hast enlarged my steps under me, that 0
September 24, 2017 September 24 – Chatter “Be still my soul, the Lord is on thy side, bear patiently the cross of grief or pain.” –Catharine Von Schlegel Chatter:  Do you hear it? It’s all around.  People talking about this, voicing their opinions about that. It’s omnipresent 0
September 23, 2017 September 23 – Faithful Perception: Part 2 “A realist is an idealist who has gone through the fire and been purified.” –Warren Wiersbe The right, biblical perception is needed for every trial we face. As noted yesterday, God may allow “divers temptations” to come into our lives, 0
September 22, 2017 September 22 – Faithful Perception: Part 1 “Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.” –Soren Kierkegaard In his book, Understanding Leadership, Tom Marshall contends, “Perceive something as a threat and you will experience fear, even if there is, in fact, no danger at 0
September 21, 2017 September 21 – Counting it Joy: Part 2   “The only real misfortune comes from when we suffer without learning the lesson.” –Emmett Fox Counting it joy.  It’s a strange notion, is it not? I will admit, it is not a natural response for most of us, yet this 0