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Growing Into Humility

byJ.I. Packer

Spiritual health, like bodily health, is God’s gift. But, like bodily health, it is a gift that must be carefully cherished, for careless habits can squander it. 198 more words

Discipleship

Christian Hope

Optimism hopes for the best without any guarantee of its arriving and is often no more than whistling in the dark. Christian hope, by contrast, is faith looking ahead to the fulfillment of the promises of God, as when the Anglican burial service inters the corpse ‘in sure and certain hope of the Resurrection to eternal life, through our Lord Jesus Christ.’ Optimism is a wish without warrant; Christian hope is a certainty, guaranteed by God himself. 51 more words

Discipleship

God Knows Me!

But if anyone loves God, he is known by God. (1 Corinthians 8:3 ESV)

To know God is the privilege of a lifetime. To be known by God is the reward of eternity.

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God's Faithfulness

Scripture at Sunrise 5.28.2015

“And I am sure of this, that He who began a good work in you will bring it to completion at the day of Jesus Christ.” -Philippians 1:6… 30 more words

Scripture At Sunrise