Category Archives: True Christianity

Normal Christianity

February 19 “For God is the One working in you both to will and to work according to His good pleasure.” (Philippians 2:13) I have always been a bit of an idealist (okay… a big-time idealist!), especially when it comes … Continue reading

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Broken Treasures…

February 12 Back when we were first married, my wife had a collection of Precious Moments figurines. She has always had a soft spot in her heart for those little figures with the teardrop eyes and the Bible-based themes. When … Continue reading

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Praying the Will

February 9 “This is the confidence that we have before Him: If we ask anything according to His will, He hears us. And if we know that He hears us in whatever we ask, we know that we already possess … Continue reading

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Don’t stop now… there’s yet still more…

February “Pray without ceasing.” (1 Thessalonians 5:17) So how in the world do you pray without ceasing? First, we need to understand that the apostle is talking about instilling proper perspectives in our lives. He is, in context, talking about … Continue reading

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But wait… there’s STILL more to prayer

February 6 When we pray, most of us are seeking something from God. We want answers to our prayers (and, mostly, we want those answers to be “Yes!”). But God doesn’t always grant our requests. In fact, much of the … Continue reading

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There’s Still More to Prayer…

February 5 “Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your … 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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Prayer 101… The Lord’s Prayer; part 6

January 30 “And forgive us our debts, as we also have forgiven our debtors.” (Matthew 6:12) While on this topic of forgiving our debtors, we should expand our thoughts on its importance to effective prayer. Immediately after the Lord gave … Continue reading

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Prayer 101… The Lord’s Prayer; part 5

January 29 “And forgive us our debts, as we also have forgiven our debtors.” (Matthew 6:12) It is fascinating to note that effective prayer is so closely tied to our relationships with other people. As we study the Scriptures, one … Continue reading

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