Category Archives: surrender

Giving the Gospel away … free

May 10, 2012 “Come, everyone who is thirsty, come to the waters; and you without money, come, buy, and eat! Come, buy wine and milk without money and without cost.” Isaiah 55:1 Holman Christian Standard When the gospel opens your … Continue reading

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The Insiders Secret …

April 26, 2012 “I’m telling you this straight. The Son can’t independently do a thing, only what he sees the Father doing. What the Father does, the Son does. The Father loves the Son and includes him in everything he … Continue reading

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Successful living …?

October 28, 2011 “The Message that points to Christ on the Cross seems like sheer silliness to those hellbent on destruction, but for those on the way of salvation it makes perfect sense. This is the way God works, and … Continue reading

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The Gift …

“When he was still a long way off, his father saw him. His heart pounding, he ran out, embraced him, and kissed him. The son started his speech: ‘Father, I’ve sinned against God, I’ve sinned before you; I don’t deserve … Continue reading

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Everything …?

October 25, 2011 “So his father agreed to divide his wealth between his sons. A few days later this younger son packed all his belongings and moved to a distant land, and there wasted all his money in wild living.” … Continue reading

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Jesus said …

October 18, 2011 “You’re blessed when you’re at the end of your rope. With less of you there is more of God and his rule.” Matt. 5:3 The Message Only Jesus can tell you “you’re blessed” at ends of your … Continue reading

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The Unbelievable Invitation: At any moment

October 6, 2011 “Are you tired? Worn out? Burned out on religion? Come to me. Get away with me and you’ll recover your life. I’ll show you how to take a real rest. Walk with me and work with me … Continue reading

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Connected .. Abiding .. and Alive

October 4, 2011 “I am the vine, you are the branches; he who abides in Me and I in him, he bears much fruit, for apart from Me you can do nothing.” John 15:5 New American Standard God’s heart for … Continue reading

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