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Hope For Today In Times of Disaster!
Whatever else we want to say about the global pandemic we have been in, one thing is for sure: We have never seen anything like this in our lifetime. Everything closed, people frantic and panicked; People struggling and trying to … Continue reading
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Hope For Today – God’s Expansion Plans Are Hampered!
Bad advice. We’ve all taken it and we’ve all suffered from it. It seems like everyone has a plan for our lives, and many people are working very hard to make sure we do not succeed in 2020! Hi there, … Continue reading
Posted in Hope For Today, Transformed Tagged advice, bad advice, command, decision, directions, directives, disaster, dreams, expansion, God, God's Word, good, hard, Holy Spirit, hopes, influence, Issues, life, listen, listening, lives, Lord, obstacle, ove, pain, painful, plan, plans, prayer, problem, problems, Proverbs, reading, succeed, suffer Leave a comment
Hope For Today – God Is With Us to Accomplish His Will!
I don’t know about you but I LOVE my maps app on my smartphone! When I want to go somewhere, it not only tells me where to go but it also tells me why it’s taking so long! I especially love the … Continue reading
Posted in Hope For Today, Transformed Tagged children, danger, delay, direction, disaster, experience, Gift, God, GPS, Holy Spirit, hope, instruction, life, Lord, Los Angeles, map, plan, promise, protection, reroute, smart phones, time, traffic, trouble, will of God 2 Comments
Hope For Today – Celebrating God’s Saving Strength!
Trouble! We all have it, most of the time. Whether it’s the traffic on our commute, the wash machine we need right now, the child that won’t listen or the family … remember the 4thof July? … or the family, … Continue reading
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Magnificent Marriage Monday – Take Seriously What God Takes Seriously!
“And he said to Sarah, “Look, I am giving your brother one thousand pieces of silver. It is a verification of your honor to all who are with you. You are fully vindicated.” Then Abraham prayed to God, and God … Continue reading
Posted in Magnificent Marriage Mondays, Marriage Tagged acting, adultery, Almighty, children, consequencs, decision, destruction, disaster, foolish, generous, God, God's Word, husband, infertility, intervening, judgment, love, marriage, offering, promoting, sanctity, stupifity, thwarting, unfailing, wife, womb, Word of God Leave a comment
Magnificent Marriage Monday – When God Sounds the All Clear!
“Then God spoke to Noah, “Come out of the ark, you, your wife, your sons, and your sons’ wives with you. Bring out all the living creatures that are with you—birds, livestock, those that crawl on the earth—and they will … Continue reading
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Faith Filled Friday – Excuses Reveal A Sick Faith!
“As morning dawned, the angels urged Lot, saying, “Up! Take your wife and your two daughters who are here, lest you be swept away in the punishment of the city.” But he lingered. So the men seized him and … Continue reading
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Turn-Around Tuesday – Self-Inflicted Troubles!
“Now the whole earth had one language and the same words. And as people migrated from the east, they found a plain in the land of Shinar and settled there. And they said to one another, “Come, let us make … Continue reading
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Turn-Around Tuesday – Bad Choices, Worse Choices!
“Noah began to be a man of the soil, and he planted a vineyard. He drank of the wine and became drunk and lay uncovered in his tent. And Ham, the father of Canaan, saw the nakedness of his father … Continue reading
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