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Personal Strengths Inventory


Personal Strengths Inventory “If the Lord had to wait until I made no mistakes, then I’d never be singing this song.”  So says Christian recording artist Lily Green.  This helps us understand a very important issue within the Kingdom of … Continue reading

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Called By God


Called By God Purpose: To take the PLUNGE into Christian Leadership. You’re one of them, aren’t you?  No, please don’t look away embarrassed or indignant.  You are one of them – one of the ones the Lord talked about when … Continue reading

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God’s Church should be a Friendly Church


God‘s Church should be a Friendly Church In an egocentric society like ours, God’s Church stands out as a significant exception.  When you ask people why they attend your local church, the answer that we hope you hear is that … Continue reading

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4. Extreme Stress


  Image via Wikipedia   4.  Extreme Stress While the designation ‘burnout’ is a modern one, the condition it describes is as old as events depicted in the Bible.  For example,, in the Psalms, David describes himself as being totally … Continue reading

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2. Loneliness and burden-bearing.


  Image by catface3 via Flickr   2. Loneliness and burden-bearing. Experiences of personal loneliness by Christians, and the weight of burdens they carry, are common.  Similar experiences of isolation and the weight of suffering are attested by biblical figures. … Continue reading

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No hurt or pain


Image via Wikipedia No hurt or pain.How can a earthly Father protect his Child from all hurt or pain? Should he keep his child from all personal contact; because he wants to protect him/her from any unpleasant relationship? Then how … Continue reading

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Growing


Image via WikipediaGrowing I reserve a daily quiet time with God for self-examination, Bible reading, and prayer in order to know God and His will, for my life and to gain the power to follow His will. Test yourselves to … Continue reading

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FIVE BARRIERS TO COMMITMENT


Image via WikipediaFIVE BARRIERS TO COMMITMENT 1. PrideArrogant people are on the way to ruin. (Proverbs 18:12 TEV) A self-sufficient fool falls flat on his face. (Proverbs 10:8 LB) 2. GuiltProblems far too big for me to solve are piled … Continue reading

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Sinful Nature


Sinful Nature What is wrong with indulging our sinful nature once in a while? Jesus put out this invitation: “Follow Me…forsake all…lay down your life…submit to My authority…turn from your sin…repent…obey.”Let us look at Mark chapter 8. Verse 34, “He … Continue reading

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I’m sure you join me in wanting the “new tent.”


  Image via Wikipedia Image via Wikipedia   I’m sure you join me in wanting the “new tent.” (2 Corinthians 5:1-10)”For we know that when this tent we live in – our body here on earth – is torn down, … Continue reading

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