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Choosing God’s Blessings

I want to share an excerpted story from Robert Morris’ “The God I Never Knew” that I have been reflecting on for the past week and a half or so. “A story is told of a poor man in Eastern Europe in the early nineteen hundreds.  The man longed to move himself and his family … Continue reading

answers.

“They promise freedom, but they themselves are slaves of sin and corruption.  For you are a slave to whatever controls you.  And when people escape from the wickedness of the world by knowing our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ and then get tangled up and enslaved by sin again, they are worse off than before.  … Continue reading

“Plan A”

Isaiah 53:10-12 (NLT) 10 Yet it was the LORD’s will to crush him and cause him to suffer, and though the LORD makes his life an offering for sin, he will see his offspring and prolong his days, and the will of the LORD will prosper in his hand. 11 After he has suffered, he will see the … Continue reading

Experience for Experience

“Dear brothers and sisters, when troubles come your way, consider it an opportunity for great joy. For you know that when your faith is tested, your endurance has a chance to grow.” ~James 1: 2-3~ Ever wonder how your current and past circumstances are going to affect your future? How God will choose to use your life experiences to … Continue reading

forgiveness and the Holy Spirit

If you haven’t gotten a-hold of a copy of Robert Morris’ The God I Never Knew, then I highly recommend you do.  As Morris states within the text, this book was not written with the intent of being “informational,” but rather “transformational.” I am half-way reading through it, and as an already Spirit-filled Christian, my experience … Continue reading