Giving Thanks to God for Everything…..Really?

giving thanksGiving thanks to God for the possessions, people, and events that take place in our lives is something that we as Christians are taught to do from a very young age. Yet as a new Christian, the concept of giving thanks to God for everything I was experiencing in my life was difficult for me to do. Continue reading

Forgetting Where you came from – When Looking at Others, Remember to Look in the Mirror

Forgetting Where you came from

Forgetting where you came from and the journey that led you to where you are in life today can be easy to do when attempting to minister to others. Some of us have been Christians for the better part of our lives. Continue reading

Healing the Sick: A Partnership between God and Man

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Healing, in all aspects is a part of what God has provided to His children through Jesus Christ. Although God is completely autonomous and can miraculously heal anyone of anything at any time, most of the time healing the sick is a partnership that God has given us the opportunity to participate in with Him through prayer. Continue reading

Life in the Gray Area between Good and Evil

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Life is an adventure to say the least. One of the major issues I had to deal with prior to becoming a Christian was how random the events that occurred in my life and in the lives of those around me seemed to be. Life doesn’t seem to have any rhyme or reason sometimes. Continue reading

Character Actors Playing a Significant Role in the Lives of Others

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Character actors in good films can be just as notable as those holding starring roles. I’m a huge movie fan. I find that the movies I enjoy the most are the ones where the actors are virtual unknowns but yet have loads of talent. Continue reading

Freedom from Cults and Religious Suppression

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Freedom is one of the things that’s most precious to those of us who have accepted Jesus Christ as the Lord of our lives. It’s been said before but it’s worth repeating here…Christianity is a relationship, not a religion. We serve a God of freedom. Religion confines but there is freedom in our God. Continue reading

Living Lives Worthy of the Calling we have Received

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Living lives that exemplify the life of Christ is the primary way we are to be witnesses of Jesus to the world. However in the world, living lives that dishonor families, employers and basic human life has become the norm. Continue reading