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A Way Out

No temptation has seized you except what is common to man. And God is faithful; he will not let you be tempted beyond what you can bear. But when you are tempted, he will also provide a way out so … Continue reading

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Lead The Blind

I will lead the blind by ways they have not known, along unfamiliar paths I will guide them; I will turn the darkness into light before them and make the rough places smooth. These are the things I will do; … Continue reading

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Show It

Who is wise and understanding among you? Let him show it by his good life, by deeds done in the humility that comes from wisdom. James 3:13 (NIV) Success? I want to be wise and understanding. I want my life … Continue reading

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Grow Up

So then, we may no longer be children, tossed [like ships] to and fro between chance gusts of teaching and wavering with every changing wind of doctrine, [the prey of] the cunning and cleverness of unscrupulous men, [gamblers engaged] in … Continue reading

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Be Content

Yet true godliness with contentment is itself great wealth. After all, we brought nothing with us when we came into the world, and we can’t take anything with us when we leave it. So if we have enough food and … Continue reading

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Love Your Enemies

“But I tell you who hear me: Love your enemies, do good to those who hate you, bless those who curse you, pray for those who mistreat you. If someone strikes you on one cheek, turn to him the other … Continue reading

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Through Me

Jesus said to him, “I am the way, and the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.  John 14:6 (ESV)  The Way, The Truth, The Life You became my life when I had no … Continue reading

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The Lord Is My Portion

“The LORD is my portion,” says my soul, “therefore I will hope in him.” The LORD is good to those who wait for him, to the soul who seeks him. It is good that one should wait quietly for the … Continue reading

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Seasoned With Salt

Let your conversation be always full of grace, seasoned with salt, so that you may know how to answer everyone. Colossians 4:6 (NIV) My Words What words are coming out of your mouth? How are you evaluating the words that you … Continue reading

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May Approach God

In him and through faith in him we may approach God with freedom and confidence. Ephesians 3:12 (NIV) Into My Presence The way has been opened. The dividing wall has been broken down. The chasm has been bridged. There is … Continue reading

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