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Grace Forfeited

  “Idolatry: trusting people, possessions, and positions to do for me what only God can do.” Bill Gothard Idols come in various forms. They can be a hobby that consumes our time, finances, and focus. Possessions or positions, which make … Continue reading

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Seven Steps to Fighting Battles – Part Two

“…The weakness of God is stronger than man’s strength.” I Corinthians 1:25b Last week’s post covered the first four steps to fighting our inner and outer battles. 1) Call out to God. 2) Let God know there’s no one like … Continue reading

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How to Stop Sinning

“The only way to dispossess the heart of an old affection is by the expulsive power of a new affection.” Thomas Chalmers The only way we can stop the vicious cycle of sin, that we can’t seem to say no … Continue reading

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Substitutes

  “Any time our deepest desire is for something other than God because we think that will satisfy or rescue us, a dangerous ‘soul idol’ is forming.” Dee Brestin My first hint I would one day become a teacher, came … Continue reading

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Superglued to God

  “The Scriptures, the words of the living prophets, and the gift of the Holy Ghost are powerful in their ability to keep us safe. Let us hold fast to the words of the prophets.” Neil Anderson When my son … Continue reading

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