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Changing the Rules
“Far be it from You, Lord; this shall not happen to You!” Peter denied that Jesus should be killed as He predicted. Likewise, we may deny God's plans for us when we can't see beyond what appears harmful to us at present. But even then, Jesus' response teaches us that we should never say "no" to God. Why?
Created in the Image of God (2)
So God created man in His own image; in the image of God He created him; male and female He created them. —Genesis 1:27
Ruminations on Immanuel
Even though my test anxiety was nothing like the monumental task that Solomon was given, the same words of encouragement given to him sustained me.
Love One Another
Then Jesus said, "Father, forgive them, for they do not know what they do." And they divided His garments and cast lots. —Luke 23:34
When God Does Not Answer
Why do our prayers go unanswered? Is God trying our patience? Or perhaps we are found lacking in His eyes. When we pray, we need to first examine ourselves before we expect God to act upon our requests.
Moses Recruits Judges
“Listen now to my voice; I will give you counsel, and God will be with you.” --Exodus 18:19a
The Key to Peace
A hot-tempered man stirs up strife, but he who is slow to anger quiets contention. —Proverbs 15:18 (RSV)
Do all things without complaining and disputing, that you may become blameless and harmless children of God without fault in the midst of a crooked and perverse generation, among whom you shine as lights in the world. —Philippians 2:14-15
Bad habits or sins that become ingrained within us are like 'warts' in our spiritual life. How can we effectively remove them?
A New Vessel
And the vessel that he [the potter] made of clay was marred in the hand of the potter; so he made it again into another vessel, as it seemed good to the potter to make. —Jeremiah 18:4
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