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A True North Perspective – Concentrated Prayer

“I have now concentrated all my prayers into one, and that one prayer is this, that I may die to self, and live wholly to Him.” – Charles Haddon Spurgeon Purposeful.  God-focused.  Heart-rending. That IS concentrated prayer.  Oh, the intentions

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Acknowledging God – Life And Social Media – Our Witness

Anyone can share a picture that says they are a Christian, that they love Jesus, etc. but if their life doesn’t honor God in the daily what’s the point of making that claim? We display who we acknowledge by what

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The Gospel Coalition – Has ‘Authenticity’ Trumped Holiness? – #ChristlikeOrBust #NoLess

http://www.thegospelcoalition.org/article/has-authenticity-trumped-holiness-2 “‘Our notion of authenticity should not primarily be about affirming each other in our struggles—patting each other on the back as we share about porn struggles while enjoying a second round of beers at the local pub Bible study.

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Are You Prepared For Answers To The Prayers You Pray?

                 Image source: believers4ever.com “Lord, teach us to wait on you.” WOW – what a prayer! I don’t know about you but when I read these words, I was all, “Yes, Lord, YES!” I’m guessing you did too! 🙂 We

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James 1:2-3 – Consider It All Joy

Do you ‘consider it all joy’ when you encounter various trials? How many Christians do you know that do? …….. Do you know anyone who does? …….. Every single time? …….. No, me neither. We try to be joyful in

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Practioners Of Truth – Let Your Light Shine

             Light and Darkness, Sin and Forgiveness            What we say equates to what we do, what we do equates to our witness in Christ. So the question is, are we liars of darkness or practioners of Truth? The difference

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James 1:13-15 – Sin And Temptation

James 1:13-15 says, “Let no one say when he is tempted, “I am being tempted by God,” for God cannot be tempted with evil, and he himself tempts no one. 14 But each person is tempted when he is lured and

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