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breaking the tension

In life we often run up against tension of one kind or another. Oftentimes we don’t know why, sometimes we might know or have a hunch and want to dismiss and shrug it off as not mattering. 169 more words

19th November

Jesus Christ teaches his followers:

The more you sacrifice yourself, the greater your love for me. If only one knew how pleased I am with the sacrificing of esteem, honour and fame, which sacrifice is the moral life of man, one would die of pleasure beneath the sweet gaze I give to the soul that searches to be mocked that God may be glorified. 57 more words

Love of this lost and dying world is a key marker of the apostate

by Mike Ratliff

15 Μὴ ἀγαπᾶτε τὸν κόσμον μηδὲ τὰ ἐν τῷ κόσμῳ. ἐάν τις ἀγαπᾷ τὸν κόσμον, οὐκ ἔστιν ἡ ἀγάπη τοῦ πατρὸς ἐν αὐτῷ· (1 John 2:15 NA28)

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Hate the Lesson, But Love the Teacher

Owning a love for God is a result of practise. And this practise does not practice in mediocrity. For no sooner does a mediocre practice, produce a “love”, and sin wipes it away. 194 more words


Always Enough

In my short life experience, I have discovered that we respond more to the Lord when we are in pain.  It seems that when I look back, the most painful places in my life have brought me closer to God and more in tune with what the Holy Spirit is doing.  639 more words

Digging Deeper Into Truth

Week 2 of 9 in Winslow: Declension in Love (for God)

This week’s assignment in Octavius Winslow’s book, Personal Declension and Revival of Religion in the Soul, is chapter 2, “Declension in Love”.

Winslow puts the reader on notice that this declension and the ones described in subsequent chapters are overt in nature, wherein concealment is impossible to those who are spiritually discerning.  738 more words

Octavius Winslow - Personal Declension & Revival In The Soul