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END TIMES


END TIMES Jesus was sitting on the Mount of Olives, the very place where the prophet Zechariah had predicted that the Messiah would stand when he came to establish his kingdom (Zechariah 14:4). It was a fitting place for the … Continue reading

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A. Names of specific people who support me:


A.  Names  of specific people who support me: COMFORTER                                 CLARIFIER                          CHALLENGER 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. B.  Names of specific people for whom i have one or more roles: COMFORTER                  CLARIFIER                   CHALLENGER 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. * Further thoughts … Continue reading

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A Supermarket of Addictions


A Supermarket of Addictions Objective: To explore the First Step in order to understand why we need to name our addiction in order to begin the process of recovery. To consider how denial operates. To discuss the biblical view of … Continue reading

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Addictions


  Image via Wikipedia   But, we are beginning, as a nation, to do something about our addictions: Between 14 and 16 million Americans attend one of 500,000 different self-help groups that meet weekly around the country.  The number of … Continue reading

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Purpose


  Image via Wikipedia   Purpose: To understand the origins and nature of the Twelve Step program and how it can be adapted by the Christian faith. To examine a passage from Ephesians that describes well the goal of the … Continue reading

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Caution


  Image via Wikipedia   Before we finish today’s lesson, a word of CAUTION ought to be added.  NOT all reactions are psychological adjustments.  It is possible for instance, for a person to see a real fault in someone else … Continue reading

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3. Displacement


  Image via Wikipedia   3.  Displacement The third aggressive adjustment is Displacement.  It happens when someone who is stronger than I causes me to be upset.  I then turn against an innocent but weaker person.  For instance, suppose a … Continue reading

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Dealing with Challenges


Image via Wikipedia Dealing with Challenges We have discussed how we need to work with the purpose we are here for. Let us now take a further look at how we can cope with our challenges through pursuing our purpose … Continue reading

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Therefore we try to play the middle. We are willing to go to His Church for an hour a week but the minister better not interfere with our lives.


Image by Bowman! via FlickrTherefore we try to play the middle.  We are willing to go to His Church for an hour a week but the minister better not interfere with our lives. We will support the church financially, but … Continue reading

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