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'Promises, Promises!' (2)
'...no...Scripture is...of one's own interpretation.' 2 Peter 1:20 NAS

Here are two more principles for discerning which promises in Scripture are for you: (1) Try to understand the context. No Scripture stands in isolation, but should be read in conjunction with every other Scripture

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'Promises, Promises!' (1)
'...when you have done the will of God, you will receive what He has promised.' Hebrews 10:36 NIV

Many of us may remember singing in church, 'Every promise in the Book is mine!' Exciting words - but are they entirely true? If you've prayed for the fulfilment of a Bible promise that

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Responding to Failure
'A righteous person may fall...but he gets up again...' Proverbs 24:16 GWT

You can tell a lot about somebody by how they respond to life. Everybody gets knocked down, but how fast you get up again is what counts. Verla Wallace says: 'Failure teaches us things we can't learn any other

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Working in the Kingdom (3)
'The father [or mother] of a righteous man has great joy...' Proverbs 23:24 NIV

The hardest work is sometimes the most overlooked work. A husband came home from work one day and the house was an absolute mess. Clothes were strewn all over the floor, dirty dishes filled the sink, the kids

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Working in the Kingdom (2)
'To those who use well what they are given, even more will be given...' Matthew 25:29 NLT

Your value in a job is determined by the value you add to the job. When a Christian goes to work each day, God holds them accountable for adding, enhancing and improving things in their workplace.

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Working in the Kingdom (1)
'...whoever wants to become great among you must be your servant.' Mark10:43 NIV

Disneyland is referred to as 'the Magic Kingdom'. For those who work there, one value is emphasised above all others. It's what puts the 'magic' into that kingdom. What is it? Servanthood! Employees are

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Get Rid of the 'Clutter'
'...let the Spirit renew your...attitudes.' Ephesians 4:23 NLT

When you sell a house, it feels great to get rid of stuff you've accumulated. You wonder why you lived so long with it weighing you down. It's the same with mental and emotional clutter. Jon Gordon says, 'Why do we fill our

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Where's Your Financial Security?
'...riches do not endure forever, and a crown is not secure for all generations.' Proverbs 27:24 NIV

One large insurance company advertises itself as 'the Rock', claiming to be the foundation of our financial security. Remember when we trusted these taglines? Not anymore; it's not the

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