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A sensitive spirit

If I say that I am a sensitive person, am I only sensitive concerning self, or am I sensitive concerning God’s desires and other people’s needs… 209 more words


October 30th

Acts 9: 10Now there was a disciple at Damascus named Ananias; and the Lord said to him in a vision, “Ananias.” And he said, “Here I am, Lord.” 11And the Lord said to him, “Get up and go to the street called Straight, and inquire at the house of Judas for a man from Tarsus named Saul, for he is praying, 12and he has seen in a vision a man named Ananias come in and lay his hands on him, so that he might regain his sight.” 13But Ananias answered, “Lord, I have heard from many about this man, how much harm he did to Your saints at Jerusalem; 14and here he has authority from the chief priests to bind all who call on Your name.” 15But the Lord said to him, “Go, for he is a chosen instrument of Mine, to bear My name before the Gentiles and kings and the sons of Israel; 16for I will show him how much he must suffer for My name’s sake.” … 2,409 more words

Following God

Walking the Tension between Grace and Truth/Law

It is imperative that we walk in the balance between Grace (Unconditional Acceptance) and Truth (Non-negotiable or Absolute Obedience). Otherwise we may find ourselves living in one of the below 3 “quadrants” - 338 more words

Inner Life Growth

False vs. True Worship: Amos 5

Today’s reading: Amos 1-5.

“What does God really think of the worship in my church?”

Too many times we go to church thinking about what we will get out of the service. 453 more words

Bible In One Year Devotional

Numbers 24

Numbers 24 has Balaam telling Balak what is going to happen after the third request to try and get him to curse God’s people.  “ 421 more words

Arlin Sorensen

Jeremiah 27-28; 2 Timothy 4

Two prophets give conflicting messages in Jeremiah. One speaks of a hard road that requires obedience in circumstance. The other casts a promising future of peace, restoration and reduced sentence. 376 more words

66 Books

Pride over Praise

Now the Ephraimites asked Gideon, “Why have you treated us like this? Why didn’t you call us when you went to fight Midian?” And they challenged him vigorously.   877 more words