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Hot Questions That Burn Your Insides

  Once when he was eating with them, he commanded them, “Do not leave Jerusalem until the Father sends you the gift he promised, as I told you before. John baptized with water, but in just a few days you will be baptized with the Holy Spirit.” Acts 1:4, 5 Mealtime is a great time to discuss whatever’s on your …

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  I don’t want to be a Jesus follower whose faith depends solely upon good circumstances. Christ Foster

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  The purpose of any organization is to meet people’s needs. When it stops doing that, something needs to change. Phillip

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You’ll Like This Jesus Better

  For God chose to save us through our Lord Jesus Christ, not to pour out his anger on us. 1 Thessalonians 5:9 The first Jesus I was introduced to told me, “You messed up your life. Because I died for you, I wiped your slate clean. Now go change yourself. Get it right this time.” I tried hard to …

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  Don’t try to become a better version of yourself. Instead try to become a more accurate version of Jesus. Bob Goff

Daily Drops of Inspiration

  When Jesus’ disciples brought the good news to the world, they didn’t bring religious theories to debate about. They simply told their friends and relatives what they actually saw. Phillip

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  God’s not in a hurry. He’s not going anywhere. He’s got all of eternity to wait for me to humble myself. Phillip

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God Uses People to Make His Choices

  “So now we must choose a replacement for Judas from among the men who were with us the entire time we were traveling with the Lord Jesus… Acts 1:21 Many men and women had been with Jesus during his ministry. For some reason, Jesus decided he wanted twelve men to lay the foundations of the New Covenant. Not forty-two. …

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  When people and circumstances test your patience, use that as an opportunity to slow down and be present. There could be an adventure and a story inside. Phillip

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  We keep looking for a manageable God, one who’s slightly bigger, wiser, and more powerful than ourselves. When we open ourselves to the real God, we begin to fear him for who he is. Constantly open yourself to people and things that force your blind spots into the light. J. D. Greear

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Being Tiny is Okay

  The Lord is more pleased when we do what is right and just than when we offer him sacrifices. Proverbs 21:3 God is more interested in what we do in life’s little spaces than all the big things we try to accomplish. As you travel down life’s road, notice little moments, little opportunities, and little people. Paul Horst taught me how …

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  I meet some people who have a huge capacity to carry a grudge for a long, long time. Please Lord, don’t let me be among them. Phillip

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  Churches are for people who are screwed up. Some know they are, some don’t. None of us completely knows who’s who. Therefore, we must love one another. Phillip

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Healthy Bones

  This will bring health to your body and nourishment to your bones. Proverbs 3:8 Pete Scazzero says, “You might have Jesus in your heart, but your grandparents are in your bones.” He means our sins are deeper than we know, because they’ve been passed down for generations. He offered the Bible story of Joseph to illustrate. Joseph had to …

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  When making life impacting decisions, slow down and be thorough. Hasty judgment makes for bad decisions that can have expensive repercussions. Phillip

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It’s Hard to Imagine God Thanking Me

  God is not unjust; he will not forget your work and the love you have shown him as you have helped his people and continue to help them. Hebrews 6:10 It seems that no matter how much extra margin I create, life fills it up. Once again, I’m tired and overwhelmed. This morning I made a list of my …

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  When we’re helping people through a conflict, sometimes it’s better to support them than to take sides. Phillip