God is Praying for You

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  “…But I have prayed for you, Simon, that your faith may not fail.” (Luke 22:32). As I write this article, we have all witnessed the devastation of Hurricane Harvey.  Many, if not most of us have lived through Hurricane Irma.  We all are now listening with...

Every Day is a Day of Praise

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I have been spending the last month just reading the Psalms and Proverbs. Today I read the following, “I will exalt you, my God the King; I will praise your name for ever and ever. Every day I will praise you and extol your name for ever and ever. Great is the Lord and most worthy of...

Why I HATE...

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Isn’t it crazy that some of you may have actually checked out this post just to see what I hate? We have certainly become a group of people that are strangely attracted to the negative in the world. So what is it I hate? I hate being a Christian. Like many of you I have watched the...

See God More Clearly

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There is a great Proverb that is often cited about pastors, motivational speakers, and business builders. The Proverb says, “A people without a vision will perish” (Proverbs 29:18). The idea that is presented is that if a person has no hope for the future then they will not have the...

Leaders Lead Like Shepherds

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Why would God choose to reveal the Good News through a bunch of shepherds? It is interesting to consider that the shepherding business is very similar to the leadership business. The sign that a leader is acting as a good shepherd is - 1) A shepherd searches for the separated, so do leaders; 2)...

Help I Feel Invisible

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Have you ever stood in a crowd of people and felt invisible? Perhaps you have made a very important contribution but no body paid any attention or gave you the credit you deserved. Maybe you have been in the middle of a conversation but you just knew that the people did not see, hear, or...

Big God Trust

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You can learn a lot about a person’s faith and their understanding about God, when they are faced with really difficult situations. Mary and Joseph are faced with yet another tremendous challenge. Just in case traveling to Bethlehem while pregnant wasn’t hard enough, they also had...

No Trust No Christmas

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It is tempting for us at times to brush by the events of Christmas and miss just how much trust was involved. Mary learns that she is pregnant, normally a time of great joy and excitement. But she has to figure out how to explain to her parents and her fiancé, Joseph that she did not get...