Monthly Archives: January 2013

You Can’t Bear It Now

In John 16 Jesus said to His disciples, “There is so much more I want to tell you, but you can’t bear it now.” Jesus was speaking to a group of men whom He had chosen to walk with Him, … Continue reading

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Worried and Upset About Many Things

            38 While they were traveling, He entered a village, and a woman named Martha welcomed Him into her home.             39 She had a sister named Mary, who also sat at the Lord’s feet … Continue reading

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The Fear of Man

Do you ever spend long periods of time in conjecture about the motivations of another person?  Do you wonder a lot about what people think of you?  Do you worry about what someone might do to you in the future? … Continue reading

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When God Seems Distant

Did you ever experience times in your life when you felt that your relationship with God is less rich than it has been sometimes?  I have.  In face, I’ve been feeling that way recently.  Yesterday at church a brother and … Continue reading

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Something we “get” to do

In the churches that I’ve known they have emphasized the importance of obedience to the Word of God and to the church.  But I think that we can miss the forest for the trees.  We can forget that obedience is … Continue reading

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Delights in Deuteronomy – Continued…

As I said in the other post, Israel was not to take credit for God’s love to them.  I thought it was remarkably clear in chapter 8.  But the thought is repeated in chapter 9.           … Continue reading

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Delights in Deuteronomy

I am progressing through Deuteronomy in my 6-month Bible reading plan.  I came across several special thoughts today.  They are listed below.  What was really a blessing was applying it to myself, in January 2013! 1) God didn’t love Israel … Continue reading

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