Category Archives: Belonging to God

Bonded with Christ; What Does it Take?

October 5 We have been talking about connecting, or bonding, with Jesus — and what that means for our lives. But one of the most important questions is: How do we become connected with Jesus? What does it take to … Continue reading

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Unfruitful

October 4 “I am the true Vine, and My Father is the Gardener. He cuts off every branch in Me that bears no fruit…” (Jesus – John 15:1-2) We cannot avoid this topic. Jesus is not always soft words and … Continue reading

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Bonded with Christ; Part 3

October 2 “I am the vine and you are the branches. The one who remains in Me, and I in him, will bear much fruit. For apart from Me you can do nothing.” (Jesus – John 15:5) With these words, … Continue reading

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Bonded with Christ; Part 2

October 1 One of humanity’s most pressing questions is the meaning and purpose of life. There is something within us that just seems to know that life is more than mere daily survival. We yearn for more. We long for … Continue reading

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Honest to God

Spetember 20 “I cry aloud with my voice to the LORD… I pour out my complaint before Him; and tell Him all my troubles.” (from Psalm 142:1-2) If you have been a believer for any duration of time, I am … Continue reading

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Fear vs. Afraid

September 10 “Fear the LORD… for those who fear Him lack nothing.” (Psalm 34:9) If you’re a little confused by this whole “fear the Lord” thing, you are not alone. A lot of people really struggle to understand what God … Continue reading

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The Misadventures of Demon Kitty

September 9 Last month (Aug. 31) I told you about how my kids rescued a stray kitten, nursed it back to health, and gave it a home in our house. I thought I would give you an update – along … Continue reading

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