Category Archives: God’s Promises

Glory, Glory, Glory, Glory, Glory!!! (Five lessons from a man of God #2)

Moses desire for God’s Presence and God’s will is the standard for anyone who would be a servant of Jesus Christ the Messiah. Yet His Presence alone (nor the blessing which come with it) is never enough, as the follower … Continue reading

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Letter Heavy… Light on Sufficiency

“Where God calls he certainly will provide”. Many of those reading have heard this phrase and will certainly shake their head in agreement. All one need do is read Paul’s bold prayer in Philippians 4:19 to have their faith encouraged, … Continue reading

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Same Circumstances; Two Very Different Streams

Back in May of 2009 the animated movie UP was released. My family loves this movie, which begins on a sour note, as Mr. Fredrickson’s (the old guy) wife has recently died. Shortly thereafter Mr. Fredrickson meets Russel (the little boy). … Continue reading

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No Thrill of Victory Without Agony

While reading the Gospel of John chapter five today, I was reminded of the most famous line from ABC’s “The Wide World of Sports”, “The thrill of victory and the agony of defeat”. Each Saturday afternoon, while watching a series of … Continue reading

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All His Promises are True… Even After 15 Years

Almost fifteen years ago, the Lord spoke a promise into my heart through a name.  To His promise, He has always been faithful, even when I had doubted it, forgotten it and at times given up on it.  My unfaithfulness … Continue reading

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