Category Archives: kingdom of God

An Eternity– (With God)

18″ So we don’t look at the troubles we can see now; rather, we fix our gaze on things that cannot be seen. For the things we see now will soon be gone, but the things we cannot see will last … Continue reading

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Those Joyful Christians

“You satisfy me more than the richest feast.     I will praise you with songs of joy.” Psalm 63:5, (NLT) “To be truly happy– a man must have sources of gladness which are not dependent on anything in this world.” J.C. … Continue reading

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The Real Treasures

As Christians often our theology tells us that mental illness, depression, and bipolar disorder have no place in the believer’s life.  So we hide, sneaking into our sessions with our therapists, and change the subject to minimize our exposure to … Continue reading

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A Towel, Not a Title

“Jesus knew that the Father had given him authority over everything and that he had come from God and would return to God. 4 So he got up from the table, took off his robe, wrapped a towel around his … Continue reading

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The Savor of the Lord

“Since he himself has gone through suffering and testing, he is able to help us when we are being tested.” Hebrews 2:18, (NLT) “Whenever you meet someone who has really suffered; been limited, gone through things for the Lord, willing … Continue reading

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