Category Archives: Encouragments

Impartations of courage, hope, vision, and other spiritual substances (Heb 11:1) that builds-up the inner man.

The Power of Beholding

I’ve meditating on the principle of “beholding”. Simply put, the principle is that we become what we behold. (Beholding meaning more than just looking at something occasionally. Beholding is more along the lines of habitually gazing intently [pondering deeply] at … Continue reading

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A Battle Hymn by Charles Spureon

Forth to the battle rides our King, He climbs His conquering car; He fits His arrows to the string, And hurls His bolts afar. Convictions pierce the stoutest hearts, They smart, they bleed, they die; Slain by Immanuel’s well-aimed darts, … Continue reading

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Reality Check – Killing sacred cows

Bible study, prayer, going to church, accountability groups, singing praises, book studies, witnessing, giving, serving, and on-and-on.   All good things? Perhaps. But the “good” part of the tree of knowledge was still death. So, all these things can be … Continue reading

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Responding to trials

God’s plan for each of us includes premeditated & strategically designed trials. Pits, prisons, enslavement, mistreatment, betrayal, slander, theft, abuse, wilderness seasons, loneliness, service-to-the-ungodly, and on and on. The key is turning from trying to get out of them, and … Continue reading

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Rise Up, O Men of God!

1. Rise up, O men of God! Have done with lesser things. Give heart and mind and soul and strength to serve the King of kings. 2. Rise up, O men of God! The kingdom tarries long. Bring in the … Continue reading

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Jesus is…the Door

John 10:7-10 Then Jesus said to them again, “Most assuredly, I say to you, I am the door of the sheep.  All who ever came before Me are thieves and robbers, but the sheep did not hear them.  I am … Continue reading

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Jesus is…Deliverer

Romans 11:26 – …The deliverer will come from Zion…  Deliverer – One who draws out for himself.  A rescuer.  One who sets free.  One who saves another from certain peril or doom.  There are numerous examples of David being delivered … Continue reading

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