Take delight in the Lord, and he will give you your heart’s desires. ~ Psalm 37:4 (NLT) Growing up, unfortunately, I was taught some bad theology by some of my earliest Sabbath School teachers. They taught me falsehoods like, “If you’re bad, Jesus won’t like you. And, if He doesn’t like you, He won’t saveContinue reading “Gimmee, Gimmee, Gimmee”
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But I Have to Do Something!
Be still in the presence of the LORD, and wait patiently for him to act. ~ Psalm 37:7 (NLT) It was going to harm the church by destroying trust between its members. One of the leaders was quietly talking to church members behind the pastor’s back and gaining quite the following of disciples. Of course,Continue reading “But I Have to Do Something!”
Hone Your Craft
If you are faithful in little things, you will be faithful in large ones. But if you are dishonest in little things, you won’t be honest with greater responsibilities. ~ Luke 16:10 (NLT) Yesterday, we looked at step four to attaining the greatness which God has built into each one of us. To summarize: It’sContinue reading “Hone Your Craft”
Anyone who wants to serve me must follow me, because my servants must be where I am. And the Father will honor anyone who serves me. ~ John 12:26 (NLT) In our last devo, we studied the first aspect of assuming the greatness which God has built you for: Surrender. Realize, please, that surrender isn’tContinue reading “Step Here”