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What Are You Seeing?
'...We walk by faith, not by sight.' 2 Corinthians 5:7 NKJV

Your eyes can deceive you! Joseph's brothers sold him into slavery, dipped his coat in goat's blood and told their father he'd been torn to pieces by a wild beast. As a result, the old man said, '...I shall go down into the grave to my son in mourning.'

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What God Has Invested in You
'...His...riches...in the saints.' Ephesians 1:18 NKJV

Paul prayed for the believers at Ephesus that they might know what God called them to do and understand the 'riches' He had invested in them. Think about this: (1) God knows what He's invested in you. He doesn't redeem you one day and take you to Heaven the next.

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Gossip - Don't Indulge in It
'Keep your tongue from evil...' Psalm 34:13 NIV

Did you hear about the three women who decided to confess their weaknesses to each other? The first confessed to drinking too much. The second confessed to being jealous of a friend's good looks. The third said nothing, so the other two pressed her and asked, 'Ok, what's

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What Is Your Conscience Telling You?
'...We have a good conscience, in all things...' Hebrews 13:18 NKJV

Fire alarms have an internal switch, triggered by a beam of light. As long as the light is received unbroken by the photosensitive receiver, the detector is quiet. But if smoke, moisture, or an insect obstructs the beam for even a split second, the

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Don't Embarrass Jesus
'The high priest then asked Jesus about His disciples and His doctrine.' John 18:19 NKJV

If Jesus 'can be touched with the feelings of our infirmities,' (Hebrews 4:15 KJV) can He be embarrassed by our actions? How embarrassing when Mary and Joseph interrupted Him as a 12-year-old boy, sitting in the temple confounding

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Put Your Heart into It! (2)
'Let everything that has breath praise the Lord.' Psalm 150:6 NKJV

Solomon says there's '...a time to keep silence and a time to speak.' (Ecclesiastes 3:7 NKJV) Now, you shouldn't interrupt the church service and draw attention to yourself, but when it's time to praise God you should give it 100 percent: 'I will

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Put Your Heart into It! (1)
'I will bless the Lord at all times.' Psalm 34:1 NKJV

If you shout your lungs out at a ball game on Saturday, but sit silent and subdued when it's time to worship God on Sunday, maybe you're more excited about sports than spiritual matters. Ouch! A great definition of worship is 'worth-ship'. What worth do you place

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Hooked on Urgency
'There is a time for everything.' Ecclesiastes 3:1 NIV

Urgency is stressful. It's also addictive and, if you find yourself habitually reacting to outside demands, you may be 'hooked'. Like any addiction, urgency temporarily meets your need to feel needed. It creates a sense of 'getting things done', falsely enhances

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