Monthly Archives: June 2017

Truth & Grace

“The Word became flesh and took up residence among us. We observed His glory, the glory as the One and Only Son from the Father, full of grace and truth” (John 1: 14, HCSB). I often find myself struggling with … Continue reading

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I Love You, Dad!

Father’s Day isn’t typically my favorite day of the year.  My relationship with my dad, as an adult, was often far from what I would have had it be.  I am just as guilty in the demise of the relationship … Continue reading

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Oh, The Power Of A Word

I began studying the Proverbs on January 1.  Each day I read a chapter in Proverbs and then read a devotional that accompanies that particular chapter. It has been an enlightening journey. In our Journey Groups this year, we have … Continue reading

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WOW #50 (Words of Wisdom

“We must not allow our emotions to hold sway over our minds.  Rather, we must seek to let the truth of God rule our minds. Our emotions must become subservient to the truth.” Jerry Bridges quoted in Truth:  A Bigger … Continue reading

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WOW #49 (Words of Wisdom)

“He sets for the sea its boundary so that the water would not transgress His command” (Proverbs 8: 29) “Generally, when we’re tempted, we are enticed to take our God-given desires beyond the limits He sets.” “You may be wondering … Continue reading

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WOW #48 (Words of Wisdom)

“The heart is deceitful above all things and beyond cure” (Jeremiah 17:9). Scripture is full of disheartening diagnoses, including that the heart is “desperately sick.” But the Great Physician must tell us this hard truth so we can say, “Create … Continue reading

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WOW #47 (Words of Wisdom)

“Jesus told him, “I am the way, the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.”‭‭John‬ ‭14:6‬ ‭CSB‬‬ “Without the way, there is no going; without the truth, there is no knowing; without the life, … Continue reading

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