Category Archives: Wisdom

Worship in text and song

Originally posted on Wisdomforlife:
Hebrews 12:22-24 “But you have come to Mount Zion, to the city of the living God, the heavenly Jerusalem. You have come to thousands upon thousands of angels in joyful assembly, to the church of the…

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Words of comfort and hope

Originally posted on Wisdomforlife:
I invite you today to… “Know that the?Lord?is God.?It is he who made us,?and we are his;?we are his people,?the sheep of his pasture.?Enter his gates with thanksgiving?and his courts?with praise;?give thanks to him and praise…

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Two parables on prayer

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In the two parables below, Jesus used the “How much more….?” argument to help us understand prayer. The applications to prayer are based on God’s superior character and concern for His chosen ones.  What do we…

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7 daily exercises for a spiritual workout

Straightforward plan for spiritual fitness. Continue reading

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The friend of God

Learning about life with God from the friend of God. Continue reading

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I am in my 60s now, but…

The best years of your life are between 60 and 80 years? Continue reading

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A dress code for Christians?

Originally posted on Wisdomforlife:
What is an acceptable dress code for Christians? Will the authenticity of our witness be hindered if we dress inappropriately? Share this dress code with others  “Therefore, as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe…

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Does God punish his children?

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Is there a difference between God’s general discipline (of which all believers share as they move toward Christian maturity) and targeted discipline (in response to a particular sin or area of disobedience)? Since Jesus bore the punishment our sin deserved, should we be uncomfortable…

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7 daily reminders for the new year!

Originally posted on Wisdomforlife:
1. Celebrate salvation as God’s undeserved gift  Ephesians 2:8-9 “For it is by grace you have been saved, through faith—and this is not from yourselves, it is the gift of God— not by works, so that no…

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God’s will in a fallen world

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It’s easy to lose perspective in this world and to even struggle to understand how God relates to all the evil and suffering. Here I offer perspective that I need to remind myself of regularly. When…

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