September


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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
September 20, 2017 September 20 – Counting it Joy: Part 1 “God uses adversity to loosen our grip on those things that are not true fruit.” –Jerry Bridges Job 14:1 states, “Man that is born of woman is of few days, and full of trouble.” In short, life is the quickest 0
September 19, 2017 September 19 – A Treasure of Truth “If you have integrity, nothing else matters. If you don’t have integrity, nothing else matters.” –Alan K. Simpson Most people use the word “sincerely” just above their signature to close out their correspondence. The origin of this practice stemmed from 0
September 18, 2017 September 18 – A Treasure of Truth “My conscience is held captive by the Word of God.” –Martin Luther In 1640, Puritan settlers printed the “Bay Psalm Book,” a translation of the biblical psalms. Known as the first book printed in the United States of America, it 0
September 17, 2017 September 17 – Our God is Alive! “Long-lasting victory can never be separated from a long-lasting stand on the foundation of the cross.” –Watchman Nee There was a period in Martin Luther’s life when he experienced a great depression. Day in a day out, Luther was discouraged 0
September 16, 2017 September 16 – Say No to the Nobel “Sign your work at the end of each day. If you can’t do that, find a new profession.” –Jeff O’Leary In his book, Sometimes You Win, Sometime You Learn, John Maxwell tells about his visit to the Nobel Museum in 0
September 15, 2017 September 15 – Welcomed at the Table “Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life: and I will dwell in the house of the LORD for ever.” –Psalm 23:6 It’s important to note that the word “follow,” in Psalm 23:6 literally means 0
September 14, 2017 September 14 – Misconception in Confession “For all have sinned and come short of the glory of God.”                     –The Apostle Paul An elderly priest was training his young protégé in the ministry. The young priest sat in confession day in and day out for several weeks 0
September 13, 2017 September 13 – Decrease to Increase “Achievement to most people is something you do…to the high achiever, it is something you are.” –Doug Firebraugh Most people consider success to be upward.  For instance, no one ever tries to climb “down” the corporate ladder.  Whenever someone is 0
September 12, 2017 September 12 – Guided by the Scriptures “Nothing less than a Whole Bible can make a Whole Christian.”        –A.W. Tozer The practice of astrology is the reading of the stars, planets, and celestial bodies, and their effect on our lives.  The twelve signs of the Zodiac, the alignment 0