Category Archives: living by the spirit

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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Led

September 3 “For all who are led by the Spirit of God are sons of God.” (Romans 8:14) Yesterday we talked about how God made us so that He could lead us. It was always His design to be in … Continue reading

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Living in pursuit…

May 20 We live in a subdivision, in a very rural setting. Because we are surrounded almost entirely by woods, we often have the opportunity to view wildlife up close and personal. Deer, hawks (an occasional eagle) and wild turkeys … Continue reading

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Going Through the Motions…?

May 5 “Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord.” (Col. 3:23) A few days ago, I received a phone call from a sales person. Almost immediately, I could tell that this person … Continue reading

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All Things New…

April 13 The new you… fully surrendered; part 5 “Present your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and acceptable to God, which is your spiritual worship.” (Romans 12:1) We cannot leave this topic without one last stop. Of all the … Continue reading

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All Things New…

April 11 The new you… fully surrendered; part 3 “Present your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and acceptable to God, which is your spiritual worship.” (Romans 12:1) We have been talking about why a full surrender to Jesus is … Continue reading

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The New You… Not Arrogant

January 26 “Always be humble and gentle. Be patient with each other, making allowance for each other’s faults because of your love.” (Ephesians 4:2 NLT) Having addressed the fearful, it is only appropriate to look at “the other side of … Continue reading

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