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Staying Within Ourselves

8 Be of sober spirit, be on the alert. Your adversary, the devil, prowls around like a roaring lion, seeking someone to devour. 9 But resist him, firm in your faith, knowing that the same experiences of suffering are being … Continue reading

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Locked In

13 Therefore, prepare your minds for action, keep sober in spirit, fix your hope completely on the grace to be brought to you at the revelation of Jesus Christ. 1 Peter 1:13 To do anything with skill, with an outcome … Continue reading

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Devotional Thoughts on 1 Peter 4

1 Has the decision been made to set a course for righteousness? If you are truly suffering for God, you’re not sinning. Concept of mutual exclusivity. 2 You haveĀ  finite time on earth to serve God. It can be squandered. … Continue reading

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Withdrawal Symptoms

Therefore, since Christ has suffered in the flesh, arm yourselves also with the same purpose, because he who has suffered in the flesh has ceased from sin, 2 so as to live the rest of the time in the flesh … Continue reading

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Sensibility and Sense

2An overseer, then, must be above reproach, the husband of one wife, temperate, prudent, respectable, hospitable, able to teach, 3not addicted to wine or pugnacious, but gentle, peaceable, free from the love of money. 1 Timothy 3:2 It’s easy to … Continue reading

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