Monthly Archives: October 2017

You Know it Don’t Come Easy

But I rejoiced in the Lord greatly, that now at last you have revived your concern for me; indeed, you were concerned before, but you lacked opportunity. Not that I speak from want, for I have learned to be content … Continue reading

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One Tall Order

Finally, brethren, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is of good repute, if there is any excellence and if anything worthy of praise, dwell on these things. The things you … Continue reading

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Prayer Request

Rejoice always…Be anxious for nothing. Philippians 4:4-7 So quickly we can go from rejoicing to fretting! We’ve got to stay put in the Lord’s will to continue to sense the overwhelming protection from life’s many fears. The answer is prayer. … Continue reading

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How to Rejoice Always

Rejoice in the Lord always; again I will say, rejoice! Let your gentle spirit be known to all men. The Lord is near. Philippians 4:4-5 Paul was incarcerated with his life hanging in the balance, yet he’s telling the Philippians … Continue reading

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Blessed is the Peacemaker

I urge Euodia and I urge Syntyche to live in harmony in the Lord. Indeed, true companion, I ask you also to help these women who have shared my struggle in the cause of the gospel, together with Clement also … Continue reading

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I Love These Guys!

Therefore, my beloved brethren whom I long to see, my joy and crown, in this way stand firm in the Lord, my beloved. Philippians 4:1 If Paul was present with his beloved Philippians, like in the locker room before the … Continue reading

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Fish Out of Water

For our citizenship is in heaven, from which also we eagerly wait for a Savior, the Lord Jesus Christ; who will transform the body of our humble state into conformity with the body of His glory, by the exertion of … Continue reading

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Hero Worship

Brethren, join in following my example, and observe those who walk according to the pattern you have in us.¬†For many walk, of whom I often told you, and now tell you even weeping, that they are enemies of the cross … Continue reading

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High Anxiety

Be anxious for nothing, 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 comprehension, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus. … Continue reading

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Getting it in Gear

Let us therefore, as many as are perfect, have this attitude; and if in anything you have a different attitude, God will reveal that also to you;¬†however, let us keep living by that same standard to which we have attained. … Continue reading

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