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Getting 'Unstuck'! (2)
'...I run straight toward the goal.' Philippians 3:14 GWT

Though you've settled the issues of forgiveness and faith, getting unstuck involves two more challenges. You will need to learn: (1) Flexibility. When your faith runs into obstacles, your flexibility keeps you in the race. You

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Getting 'Unstuck'! (1)
'...He rewards those who earnestly seek Him.' Hebrews 11:6 NIV

Icy winters tend to bring multiple pile-ups with cars in snow-filled ditches waiting for tow trucks to rescue them. The drivers have different reactions. Some surrender to feelings of being powerless, others get frustrated

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Have a Work Ethic God Can Bless
'Do you see a man skilled in his work? He will serve before kings...' Proverbs 22:29 NIV

Journalist William Zinsser's first job was writing for The New York Herald Tribune. Traditionally 'cub' reporters often start by writing obituaries, but Zinsser was frustrated with his assignment. 'I

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Forgiveness (2)
'...Forgiving each other, just as...God forgave you.' Ephesians 4:32 NIV

The Bible says, 'Be kind...forgiving each other...as...God forgave you.' Kristin Armstrong says: 'After you forgive...you get to walk out the process...it's a collaborative effort of God's power and your hard work.

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Forgiveness (1)
'We love because He first loved us.' 1 John 4:19 NIV

One author writes: 'Think of an area of unforgiveness and see if any of these reasons to hold a grudge resonate with you. (a) Anger keeps more potent emotions at bay; once it's gone you fear the emotional flood that may follow. (b) A

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You've Got to Work at It!
'Love is always supportive, loyal, hopeful, and trusting.' 1 Corinthians 13:7 CEV

Clara Null writes: 'At a wedding my granddaughter Melissa asked, "Why is the bride always dressed in white?" I replied, "Because white represents happiness, and today is the happiest day of her life." Her

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Job's Creed (2)
'...This I know...I shall see God.' Job 19:26 NKJV

Job ends his creed by saying, 'After my skin is destroyed, this I know, that in my flesh I shall see God.' When Christ returns, your body which sleeps in the grave will be replaced with a glorious Christ-like body. And then the promise

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Job's Creed (1)
'I know that my Redeemer lives...' Job 19:25 NKJV

The patriarch Job survived boils, bankruptcy and bereavement and came out with his faith intact. Let's look at the creed he lived by: (1) 'I know.' When you can say, 'I know,' you're an exclamation point in a world of question marks.

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