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"The Godly Man's Picture" by Thomas Watson - 'What is godliness?' (Part 7)

“Godliness is a supernatural thing…We sucked in sin as naturally as our mother’s milk but…God must light the lamp of grace in the heart. Weeds grow of themselves; flowers are planted…A man has no more power to change himself than to create himself.” (Chapter 2, p.

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Morning Devotion: What really matters

When God looks at how you spend your time and money, how you treat the people in your life and at your moral conduct, what conclusion might He come to regarding the priority He has in your life? 388 more words


What I find attractive in a guy

Disclaimer: I am not going to write about physical appearance in this list (eg nice biceps, bulky latts, defined abs). In the same way I find it demeaning when guys rate girls out of 10 by their appearance, it is objectifying the guys when we want them to be a certain height, weight and physique. 910 more words


How Deep Do Your Roots Go?

Last year, I ran with a relay team, Run Now Relay, that ran from Cleveland, Tennessee, to Hopkinton, Massachusetts, the beginning point of the Boston Marathon.  382 more words

2 Peter 1:3-11

Daily Devotions: October 1, 2014

Today’s Bible reading is 1 Timothy chapter 5

(Read the entire New Testament in 2014 by reading is Acts chapter each day)

Paul’s admonitions to Timothy were instructions to a young pastor advising him how to live a godly life, and relate to a local church as their spiritual leader. 265 more words

Daily Devotions

The Christian's "Moment of Truth"

The phrase “moment of truth” first appeared in Earnest Hemingway’s 1932 bullfighting story “Death in the Afternoon,” from Spanish el momento de la verdad.(1) In a bullfight, the “moment of truth” is when… 1,510 more words


Proper Motivation for Developing Godliness

What is the proper motivation for developing godly character (or training in godliness)? That’s the question I’m confronted with this week during preparation for our Sunday School lesson. 914 more words