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Tell Me What to Do

We generally don’t like people telling us what to do. There are places for it – assignments for a class or a job description – but otherwise, it is a touchy thing to be told what to do. 145 more words

Faith

Lent of Sacrifice: As You Hate, So I Love

I cannot shake 1 Thessalonians 2 out of my mind.  Although the entire book is filled with reminders that Paul and his friends are suffering for sharing the gospel, two distinct verses stand out to me: 459 more words

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Photoshop/Delusion (Defined)

A delusion is a belief held with strong conviction despite superior evidence to the contrary. Photoshop – transition verb – to alter an image…in a way that distorts reality (as for deliberately deceptive purposes). 470 more words

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1 AND 2 THESSALONIANS

1 AND 2 THESSALONIANS

The Church was planted there by St. Paul on his second missionary journey, in A.D.50 (Acts 17.. He preached first to the Jews, and after his third visit to the synagogue he was rejected by the Jews, and he turned to the Gentiles. 773 more words

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Those quiet moments 

The truth is, quiet moments are hard to find.

Most of my moments are filled with squeals, shrills, cries, and occasional laughter.

When the stillness and peace wave over me I try to… 232 more words

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HOW JESUS GIVES YOU PEACE

One thing I like to do for personal edification is listen to sermons and recently I listened to one by Ligon Duncan on “How Jesus Gives You Peace” from John 14:1, 16:33, 2 Thessalonians 3:16,18.   1,349 more words

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Pray Continually

Pray continually. Are you kidding? Who can do that?

Rejoice always. Pray continually. Give thanks in every situation because this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus. 384 more words

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