Category Archives: Belonging to God

Thoughts on Psalm 5

February 11 Psalm 5 is known as a song of lament. David is in dire straits (much as he was in Psalm 4) and takes his problems (and his feelings) to God (vs. 1-3). The cool thing is that God … Continue reading

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Psalm Three

February 4 Have you ever had a time in your life when you feel like your world is caving in? It may be no fault of your own… something just happens (right out of the blue) and you are caught … Continue reading

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Prayer 101… The Lord’s Prayer; part 7

January 31 “And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil.” (Matthew 6:13) This last piece of the model for prayer concerns the everyday spiritual battle of our lives. We live in a world that is profoundly influenced … Continue reading

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Psalm Two

January 28 Why do the nations rage, and the peoples plot in vain? The kings of the earth set themselves, and the rulers take counsel together, against the LORD and against his Anointed, saying, “Let us burst their bonds apart … Continue reading

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Prayer 101; part 2

January 19 “Your Father knows what you need before you ask Him…” (Jesus – Matthew 6:8) Before we actually launch into thoughts on the Lord’s Prayer, I felt it necessary to address an issue that often plagues our hearts. If … Continue reading

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Why Be A Christian? Purpose for Living 3

December 31 “For God saved us and called us to live a holy life. He did this, not because we deserved it, but because that was His plan from before the beginning of time – to show us His grace … Continue reading

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Mary, the Mother of Jesus

December 15 “Behold, I am the servant of the Lord; let it be to me according to your word.” (Mary – Luke 1:38) God not only chose to come into this world as a baby – He chose the man … Continue reading

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Life, and…

December 7 “The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy. I have come that they may have life, and have it in all its fullness.” (Jesus – John 10:10) I have an internet friend who shared a wonderful … Continue reading

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Fixing What is Broken

December 5 “Make every effort to preserve the unity of the Spirit through the bond of peace.” (Ephesians 4:3) We have been talking about the importance of unity in The Church – how we must have an attitude of accepting one … Continue reading

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Thanks in Every Circumstance

November 23 “Give thanks in every circumstance, for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus.”                                                … Continue reading

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