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SLOW AND STEADY The power of the Holy Spirit is not just for salvation, but transformation, a process that might be slow and gradual. The differenc...
POLYCARP(2nd Century) Can you imagine what it was like for the church in Smyrna as they watched their beloved and aged pastor burn at the stake? Po...
Scripture: 1 Peter 1:13-1:25, 2 Samuel 12:1-12:15, Exodus 3:6-3:8, Psalms 91:1-91:2, Luke 8:43-8:49, [more]
HONESTY MATTERS I read about a high school golfer, Chelsee Richard, of Bloomingdale High School in Brandon, Florida. She lost her chance to win the...
Tags: Commandments Testimony
Ernest Hemmingway was once asked to write a story in just six words. He wrote a sad one ... "For sale: Baby shoes. Never worn." The world's shor...
D. L. Moody said, “One day you’ll read that Moody is dead. Don’t you believe it for at that moment I will be more alive than ever be...
Scripture: Job 9:27, Philippians 1:25, Job 9:27-9:28, Genesis 15:15, 2 Corinthians 4:20-4:20, [more]
What if your science professor announces that your first experiment will involve studying the properties of acids. She places a 500 ML Pyrex beaker co...
Scripture: 1 Thessalonians 1:1-5:15
FAITH AND WORKS There was once a Scotsman who rowed people across a river. On one oar he had carved the word 'faith' and on the other oar he had ca...
Scripture: 1 Thessalonians 1:3-1:4
Tags: Faith Vs. Works
APPRECIATION: BETTER THAN A PAYCHECK You don't have to teach people to complain, criticize, or be selfish. We're naturals at it. But we do have to...
LABOR PROMPTED BY LOVE Bernard Newman tells how once he stayed in a Bulgarian peasant’s house. All the time he was there the daughter was stitching...
Scripture: 1 Thessalonians 1:3
Jack Hyles- Back in World War II, I was a paratrooper. I used to jump out of airplanes. We jumped out of airplanes called C-47’s. After the war was...
Scripture: 1 Thessalonians 1:9