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Day 20: Give And It Will Be Given to You!
21 Days of Prayer and Fasting 2021 – Our Year of Growth In Our Financial Lives! Day 20: Give And It Will Be Given to You! “Give, and it will be given to you; a good measure—pressed down, shaken together, … Continue reading
Day 18: Give Me a Working Attitude; Reward Me With Good!
21 Days of Prayer and Fasting 2021 – Our Year of Growth In Our Vocational Lives! Day 18: Give Me a Working Attitude; Reward Me With Good! “Don’t work only while being watched, as people-pleasers, but as slaves of … Continue reading
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21 Days – Week 3! January 16th – We’re Acting on What God Says!
Week 3: A Week of Faith in Action! January 16th Our Faith In Action Over Our Spiritual Lives! We’re Acting on What God Says! Read: Hebrews 11:1-6 Believe: For God to expand our lives, we will have to ACT on … Continue reading
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Willing Worker Wednesday – Are You Content?
“Some soldiers also questioned him: “What should we do?” He said to them, “Don’t take money from anyone by force or false accusation; be satisfied with your wages.”” (Luke 3:14, HCSB) Don’t take money from anyone by force or false … Continue reading
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Faith Filled Friday – Ask For BIG Things!
“These are the generations of Isaac, Abraham’s son: Abraham fathered Isaac, and Isaac was forty years old when he took Rebekah, the daughter of Bethuel the Aramean of Paddan-aram, the sister of Laban the Aramean, to be his wife. And … Continue reading
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Turn-Around Tuesday – Fear Tears Away One’s Hope
“I will take nothing but what the young men have eaten, and the share of the men who went with me. Let Aner, Eshcol, and Mamre take their share.” After these things the word of the Lord came to Abram … Continue reading
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Train Them Thursday – When God Speaks!
“Now when they had gone, behold, an angel of the Lord appeared to Joseph in a dream and said, “Get up! Take the Child and His mother and flee to Egypt, and remain there until I tell you; for Herod … Continue reading
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