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freedom in unlikely places

This morning, my chronological Bible plan had me re-visit the book of Daniel and the account of Shadrach, Meshach and Abed-Nego (chapter 3).  I say re-visit because, like many of you, I have heard the story of the fiery furnace many times, read the passage over and over again and felt like I knew it quite well. 771 more words

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You Did It For Me

A friend on mine recently passed away. Her name was Patricia. You probably didn’t know Patricia, although it is quite possible you noticed her walking along a local sidewalk, looking a little lost. 350 more words

Christian Life

Make Your Life Count

Are you part of an effective kingdom or a kingdom set for collapse. To ask the question in an alternative way: are you connected to the everlasting kingdom of our Lord Jesus Christ or to the kingdom of this world? 452 more words

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Thank You Lord, for the difficulties

“Would we know that the major chords were sweet,
If there were no minor key?
Would the painter’s work be fair to our eyes,
Without shade on land or sea?
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Giving thanks always

“Giving thanks always for all things unto God” (Ephesians 5:20).

No matter what the source of the evil, if you are in God and surrounded by Him as by an atmosphere, all evil has to pass through Him before it comes to you. 203 more words

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Deception and Enlightenment

Where did we get this idea that God does not, nor will not, work within and upon His creation of which we are a part? Our physical senses are our primary connection to the world around us, but they are limited to the physical while God is Spirit. 682 more words

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Faith under favourable circumstances

Then believed they His words; they sang His praise. They soon forgot His works; they waited not for His counsel; but lusted exceedingly in the wilderness, and tempted God in the desert. 279 more words

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