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“God resists the proud, but gives grace to the humble”

  “God resists the proud, but gives grace to the humble” James raises a question in chapter 4:  Where do all of your troubles come from?  While my typical response is to blame everything and everybody around me, James offers the real answer:  “Do they not come from your desires for pleasure that war in your … Read more“God resists the proud, but gives grace to the humble”

A beautiful, happy scripture in a time of tumult

  A beautiful, happy scripture in a time of tumult “Then the churches throughout all Judea, Galilee, and Samaria had peace and were edified. And walking in the fear of the Lord and in the comfort of the Holy Spirit, they were multiplied”  Acts 9:31. This is a sweet little stand-alone verse between two sections of … Read moreA beautiful, happy scripture in a time of tumult

Will We Be In The Tribulation?

  Will We Be In The Tribulation? Bible history records many great tribulations. The word simply means a time of trouble, usually involving a large number of people on a wide scale. Sample tribulations include famine, war, disease and natural calamities like locust plague, earthquake, and flood. Further, there are many examples of tribulations in … Read moreWill We Be In The Tribulation?

When life makes you stop and think … THINK!

Anything that makes us re-evaluate our life, re-think our priorities, or re-assess our choices must not be ignored.  Whether it is a blessing or a tragedy that stops us in our tracks, we need to use the opportunity of that moment. For too long we meander along through life as though everything is fine and … Read moreWhen life makes you stop and think … THINK!