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A few things God wants us to remember (Gentleness 8)

In Titus 3:1 God says “Remind the people to..”. There are somethings that are so important that we shoudl remind each other of them and todays verse covers 4 of those things: … 762 more words

Colossians 3:12

How slavery sets you free (Gentleness 7)

There are people who will oppose you and it is hard to know sometimes how to deal with it.

The Greek for opponent comes from the words which mean to perfectly and purposely arrange against yourself someone. 601 more words

Colossians 3:12

Virulence and Wisdom

as to my recent virulence… I am almost 50 now, and can no longer live solely by the high standards by which I was raised. Standards most others were NOT raised to obey, I have grown to find out. 114 more words

Thought, Musings, Wisdom

What to do when you have given enough (Gentleness 6)

Sometimes I have had enough! I don’t want to have to work at things any longer and I have had enough, given enough and tried enough. 359 more words

Colossians 3:12

The Way of the Cross

All faith is derivative. In other words, because nobody (at least nobody I wouldn’t regard as either a fraudster or schizophrenic) has personally interacted with God, all faith is based on individual interpretations either of religious texts or of personal experience. 1,850 more words


Being Happy Even If It Rains (Humility 14)

It is raining and I am on holiday but I am still feeling good and this scripture part examples in why.

“At that time the disciples came to Jesus and asked, “Who, then, is the greatest in the kingdom of heaven?” He called a little child to him, and placed the child among them. 634 more words

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Keeping Your Chin Up (Humility 13)

In the UK we have a saying that you should ‘Keep your chin up’. It means that whatever you face you should walk with your head up, looking forward, confident that you will find a way out. 394 more words

Colossians 3:12