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God may well renew our minds through the reading and understanding of His Word but it is in our hearts that He chooses to take residence. He can with our discipline mature us in our wisdom of His ways but it takes His direct intervention into our souls to address the needs of our heart. Continue reading “Heart and Mind”
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Sometimes, as followers of Jesus, we can be extremely naïve about the way the world works. When we neglect the work of reflection and mindfulness, we can easily miss how seductive the temptations to power, possessions and pleasure can be. The result is that we can find ourselves speaking words of faith while living noContinue reading “Taking the Time to Think”
(Genesis 2:24) Therefore a man leaves his father and his mother and clings to his wife, and they become one flesh. Based on the creation of men and women, both created in the image of God, they can be partners. The Bible (both the Old Testament and the New Testament) gives the reason for menContinue reading “Reflection on our Lesson”
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Prayer for Friday — We thank you, O God, for the miracles of supply in our moments of need. And we praise you for always being there for us. We thank you, O God, for the miracle of resurrection in our moments of lifelessness and despair. And we praise you for always being there forContinue reading “Prayer for Friday”
(Genesis 2:22) And the rib that the LORD God had taken from the man he made into a woman and brought her to the man. In my opinion, God allowed Adam to watch Him create the woman out of Adam’s rib and the dust of the ground. Adam would learn from watching God create theContinue reading “Reflection on our Lesson”
(Genesis 2:21) So the LORD God caused a deep sleep to fall upon the man, and he slept; then he took one of his ribs and closed up its place with flesh. God did not want Adam to experience pain. God created Adam with the ability to experience pain, but pain would not come toContinue reading “Reflection on our Lesson”