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Magnificent Marriage Monday – Favor Falls On the Obedient!
“Understand that I am bringing a flood—floodwaters on the earth to destroy every creature under heaven with the breath of life in it. Everything on earth will perish. But I will establish my covenant with you, and you will enter … Continue reading
Posted in Magnificent Marriage Mondays, Marriage Tagged Bible, command, covenant, disobedience, family, favor, flood, God, godly, grace, heart, home, integrity, inward, jeer, Leadership, Lord, marriage, mercy, mocking, Noah, obedience, obedient, obey, ostracism, question, ridiculous, task, whim, will Leave a comment
Magnificent Marriage Monday – Guarding God’s Gifts!
“The Lord God made clothing from skins for the man and his wife, and he clothed them.” (Genesis 3:21, CSB) The Lord God made clothing … and he clothed them. We live in corrupt times. So many people have … Continue reading
Posted in Magnificent Marriage Mondays, Marriage Tagged abundance, Adam, ashamed, Bible, body, choice, clothing, command, cultural, culture, currupt, decisions, desire, directive, disobedience, esteem, eve, evil, forbidden, Gift, God, good, holiness, honor, life partner, lifestyle, Lord, marriage, naked, norms, offering, rejectin, sacred, spouse, standard Leave a comment
Turn-Around Tuesday – Dealing With The Inevitable!
“So the Lord God said to the serpent: Because you have done this, you are cursed more than any livestock and more than any wild animal. You will move on your belly and eat dust all the days of your … Continue reading
Posted in 2 - Turn-Around Tuesdays (trials and troubles), Suffering Tagged abundance, Bible, change, character, child of God, children, choice, commands, consequences, curse, detriment, disobedience, God, good, growth, inevitable, judgment, justice, learning, life, loving, mercy, nature, New Testament, painful, parents, personality, problems, rules, siffering, sorrow, trials, troubles, verdict, wisdom, Word of God Leave a comment
Turn-Around Tuesday – Trials and Troubles Often Start By Choice!
““No! You will not die,” the serpent said to the woman. “In fact, God knows that when you eat it your eyes will be opened and you will be like God, knowing good and evil.” The woman saw that … Continue reading
Posted in 2 - Turn-Around Tuesdays (trials and troubles), Suffering Tagged action, Adam, choice, compassion, consequences, disobedience, disobey, eve, evil, forgiveness, God, good, grace, gracious, influence, mercy, path of life, problems, repent, rethink, sin, sinfulness, suffer, suffering, transparent, trials, trouble Leave a comment
Transformed Episode #213: Courage to Worship!
How do we make courageous choices for God? Welcome to the Transformed podcast. I’m your host, Mike Powers. When we seek God’s favor, we must request every mercy that is favor from God for our lives and worship. God delights … Continue reading
Posted in Love of God, Transformed Tagged anger, benefits, brag, command, Confession, conformity, courage, disobedience, display, draw near, favor, glorify, guilt, hero, himself, joy, mercy, pain, position, rescue, stand, word, Word of God, worship Leave a comment
Transformed Episode #208: Emptying Our Lives of Sins Garbage
How do we come clean before God? Welcome to the Transformed podcast. As you cry out to God for His help, remember He is always compassionate to you. He created you to love you. Your dependence upon Him allows Him … Continue reading
Posted in Love of God, Transformed Tagged destruction, disobedience, disobey, God, guidance, Leadership, Lord, love, repent, sin, stubborn, will of God, worship Leave a comment
Studying James 1:24
Welcome to the Transformed Podcast! Dr. Matthew Smith, director of Eagles In Leadership, continues to teach verse by verse through the book of James, one verse per podcast. These studies were recorded live in his class at Bible Believers Christian … Continue reading
Posted in James Study, Transformed Tagged Bible, dishonor, disobedience, faith, humility, immorality, moral filth, obey, pride, unbelief, Word of God Leave a comment
Israel Fights in Cycles to Conquer the Canaanites
Editor’s Note: We continue our series of blogs for those who are reading the Bible with us cover-to-cover this year. Interspersed with our thoughts on our daily reading, we want to provide some tips about reading the Bible in general. … Continue reading
Posted in Just Read It! Tagged Bible study, Christian, deliverance, disobedience, evil, Judges, obedience, oppression Leave a comment