Monthly Archives: June 2007

High Esteem

In Day Four of the study, Jennifer Rothschild is hammering home the point that our feelings are not reliable guides in life.   When I think of the many moods of any one my days I know she has hit the nail … Continue reading

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O, Taste and See…

This morning in Day Three of the “Walking By Faith” study we were encouraged to consider that God invites us to “taste and see that the LORD is good“. Tasting often begins by thinking about what we are hungry for. … Continue reading

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My Greatest Temptation!

If I am understanding Galatians 2 rightly,  it is a stunning correction to one of my deepest inclinations!  According to Paul–and my heart agrees, my greatest temptation is the strong inclination to reject grace in favor of rule-keeping, moral behavior as a … Continue reading

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Quote of the Day

“Let us fix our eyes on Jesus, the author and perfecter of our faith, who for the joy set before him endured the cross, scorning its shame, and sat down at the right hand of the throne of God. Consider … Continue reading

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Walking By Faith Study

“These all died in faith, not having received the things promised, but having seen them and greeted them from afar, and having acknowledged that they were strangers and exiles on the earth.” (Hebrews 11:13) This week I am beginning to … Continue reading

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Quote of the Day: The Religious Sinner

The “religious sinner” scorns outward acts of wickedness and drives his sin inward to the sanctuary of his soul where it remains in a state of high compression. The notorious unloveliness of many religious people can be explained in this … Continue reading

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Quote of the Day

“When we walk by sight, all we can see are the price tags of life;but when we walk by faith, we discover the values. Outlook determines outcome.” Warren Wiersbe

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