Wake Up! It's Time to Have the Courage of Esther the Queen

Do not live in a fairy tale bubble. It’s time to wake up! Wake up! In fairy tales it seems that the heroes never die…they miraculously conquer whatever misfortune they may face. In such fairy tales… Cinderella escapes her cruel Stepmother and marries the Prince to go live in the Palace. Today there are many […]

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How to Avoid Deadly Poison in Your Christian Walk

Could I convince you to swallow just a tiny drop of poison? What if I sprinkled it on top of your favorite dessert, would you take a bite? One thing is for sure… You and I both would cringe and quickly push it away from us. Small drop or not, we know it’s enough to […]

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Do You Have Confidence That Your Prayers Are Being Heard?

  I’ll be honest.  Sometimes it seems like my prayers are just hitting the ceiling.  But, those thoughts are certainly not from the Lord. These thoughts stem from: – The lack of faith ==>  Dig into God’s Word more.  Reading and hearing God’s Word increases your faith. (Romans 10:17)  Pick verses on faith and memorize […]

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For We Walk by Faith — Just Take the Next Step

Perhaps today you feel that you don’t have much FAITH… No one ever plants a seed without a little faith that it will grow someday… One will water and wait patiently and expectantly for the sprout to make it’s first grand appearance.  The REWARD is exhilarating.  You feel so glad that you labored and watered […]

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I Shall Not Be, I Shall Not Be Moved — Are You Planted Deeply?

Psalms 1:3 speaks of one who is like a tree planted by the water.  ALL needs are met…the nourishment of sun and continual supply of water… the roots are planted firmly and deeply. Think today about your own spiritual life… Are you planted deeply with a good foundation? Without healthy, deep roots a tree would […]

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