Category Archives: Philippians

The power of one name ….

October 16, 2017 “Salvation comes no other way; no other name has been or will be given to us by which we can be saved, only this one.” Acts 4:12 The Message Jesus died on a cross two thousand years … Continue reading

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The first thing..

August 22, 2017 “for to me, to live is Christ, and to die is to gain.” Philippians 1:21 New American Standard It’s the first thought of a new day. It’s the first rule of grace. It’s the first beginning of … Continue reading

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Overturned or Overwhelmed…?

August 11, 2017 “Better think this one through from the beginning. God is kind, but he’s not soft. In kindness he takes us firmly by the hand and leads us into a radical life-change.” Romans 2:4 The Message Everybody wants … Continue reading

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One-of-a-kind lives …

July 14, 2017 “Paul, a bond-servant of Christ Jesus, called as an apostle, set apart for the gospel of God.” Romans 1:1 New American Standard It is incomprehensible how God the Father is able to mould every Christ-follower into a … Continue reading

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No Clearance Sales …

July 11, 2017 “For I am confident of this very thing, that He who began a good work in you will perfect it until the day of Christ Jesus.” Philippians 1:6 New American Standard “There has never been the slightest … Continue reading

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Time-tested advice

July 19, 2016 “In conclusion, my brothers, delight yourselves in the Lord! It doesn’t bore me to repeat a piece of advice like this, and if you follow it you will find it a great safeguard to your souls.”  Philippians … Continue reading

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Hands off …

July 18, 2016 “Don’t fret or worry. Instead of worrying, pray. Let petitions and praises shape your worries into prayers, letting God know your concerns. Before you know it, a sense of God’s wholeness, everything coming together for good, will … Continue reading

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Starting off right …

July 14, 2016 “If you’ve gotten anything at all out of following Christ, if his love has made any difference in your life, if being in a community of the Spirit means anything to you, if you have a heart, … Continue reading

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The Name that bends knees…

July 12, 2016 “For this reason also, God highly exalted Him, and bestowed on Him the name which is above every name, so that at the name of Jesus every knee will bow, of those who are in heaven and … Continue reading

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The Open Secret …

July 11, 2016 “I’ve learned by now to be quite content whatever my circumstances. I’m just as happy with little as with much, with much as with little. I’ve found the recipe for being happy whether full or hungry, hands … Continue reading

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