Category Archives: Glorifying God

Genuine Faith; Pt. 3

April 13 “Have faith in God.” (Jesus – Mark 11:22) We have been talking about having a genuine faith in God – and about how God is committed to making sure that we each have the real thing (So He … Continue reading

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As Little Children

March 12 “Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of God belongs to such as these.” (Mark 10:14) Have you ever watched little children at play? I found myself doing just that … Continue reading

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Psalm Eight: Pt. 1 God of Majesty

March 4  “Oh LORD, our Lord, How majestic is Your Name in all the earth.” (Psalm 8:1a, 9) Today, we come to a psalm directed for use by the “choirmaster” …so it is meant to be sung in a congregational … Continue reading

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Accept… as Christ Accepted You

December 3 “Accept one another, then, just as Christ accepted you, in order to bring glory to God.” (Romans 15:7) Unity begins with acceptance. The model is Christ. He accepted us (even when we were His enemies [Rom. 5:10; and … Continue reading

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Where’s the Power? Filled with The Spirit

November 25 “And they were all filled with the Holy Spirit…” (from Acts 2:4) We have been talking about an apparent dearth of power in our churches – looking at the early church to see what they had that we … Continue reading

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Where’s the Power? Greatness Defined

November 24 “Whoever wants to become great among you must be your servant, and whoever wants to be first must be the servant of all.” (Jesus, from Mark 10:43-44) We have been looking into the issue of a lack of … 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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Emanating Jesus

October 6 “The fruit of the Spirit is…” We have been looking at what it means to be bonded with Christ – and how that enables us to bear fruit that honors God. There are a lot of opinions about … Continue reading

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Done

September 6 “It is finished.” (Jesus) In the last couple of posts, we have focused on the fact that God is a God of “Do… or Do not.” With Him, there is no try. God does not have to attempt … Continue reading

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A Right Identity…

August 20 Several days ago, we talked about our deep inner need to have an identity – something for which we are known, something that makes us significant in this life. But there is a problem. So many times, we … Continue reading

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