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18. Jesus Christ, Our Glorious Hope

18. Jesus Christ, Our Glorious Hope

We celebrate Christmas because

Reason 18 – we celebrate Jesus our Redeemer, who paid the ransom for many

#Advent #Christmas #Christ #WhyChristmas #31RealReasonforChristmas #AttributesOfGod #NamesOfGod #Mark #Titus #Redeeemer #Ransom #hope #sin

Swimming Upstream: A Call to Faith and Obedience

Swimming Upstream: A Call to Faith and Obedience

Moses called the Israelites to make a choice between life and death, to choose life and faith. We have a similar choice to make today. What is your response?

#ChooseLife
#FaithOverFear
#SwimUpstream
#ObedienceInChaos
#TrustInGod
#SovereigntyOfGod
#BiblicalWisdom
#DailyFaith
#Deuteronomy

Holiness in Today’s World – Unshackled!

Holiness in Today’s World – Unshackled!

In a world where ‘everything is acceptable’ how do you maintain your moral compass? Are you shackled by your past? Jesus alone
can make whole.

#TransformedByGrace
#LivingPureAndFree
#HopeInChrist
#OvercomingGuilt
#RelativismVsFaith
#EmbracingHoliness
#Sin
#Hebrews

More Like You, Lord – Unfinished Heart

More Like You, Lord – Unfinished Heart

Do you long for a closer walk with God? Desire a heartfelt journey of faith and transformation?

May the words of this poem resonate and become your prayer too.

#FaithJourney
#Transformation
#SeekingGod
#SpiritualGrowth
#GraceAndFaith
#BecomingLikeChrist
#PrayerForChange
#ChristianPoetry

Choosing Joy in the Midst of Trials

Choosing Joy in the Midst of Trials

What do I tend to focus on in life, especially in times of trial?

Paul found his joy in the Lord, would you?

#RejoiceInTheLord
#FaithInAdversity
#PaulsPerspective
#JoyInSuffering
#TrustInGod
#FindingJoy
#EternalHope

To Receive, Expect: Hope Against Hope

To Receive, Expect: Hope Against Hope

Romans 4:18-20: Against  all hope, Abraham in hope believed and so became the father of many nations, just as it had been said to him, “So shall your offspring be.”  Without weakening in his faith, he faced the fact that his body was as...

My Lighthouse

My Lighthouse

When times of pain and loneliness seem to darken your day, choose to fix your eyes on the Lighthouse of your soul!

#HopeInTheDark #FindingStrength #EmbracingHope #FaithOverFear

The Great Liberator: Dismissed Over Pigs

The Great Liberator: Dismissed Over Pigs

Read: Mark 5:1-20 Mark 5:16-17 - Those who had seen it told the people what had happened to the demon-possessed man—and told about the pigs as well. Then the people began to plead with Jesus to leave their region. Jesus is the Great Liberator, powerful even over...

Resting, Gratefully

Resting, Gratefully

Romans 8:35-39 - Who shall separate us from the love of Christ? Shall tribulation, or distress, or persecution, or famine, or nakedness, or peril, or sword? As it is written: “For Your sake we are killed all day long; We are accounted as sheep for the...

A Journey Through the Week

A Journey Through the Week

Philippians 2:8 - And being found in appearance as a man, he humbled himself by becoming obedient to death— even death on a cross! A lot can happen in a week, wouldn’t you agree? Journey with me, let’s look, let’s see, what is it that we see this week?...

Choose to Stand

Choose to Stand

Isaiah 43:17-18 - “Do not remember the former things, Nor consider the things of old. Behold, I will do a new thing, Now it shall spring forth; Shall you not know it? Lord as into this new year I stepMy heart is heavy, my feet are cold.I, Lord, tend to worry and to...

More Than Able

More Than Able

Proverbs 3:5-6 (NIV) Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not rely on your own insight. In all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make straight your paths. As we look around and are often overwhelmed by all that is happening, the Word of God reminds us...

Master the Tempest is Raging!

Master the Tempest is Raging!

Mark 4:37-40A great windstorm arose, and the waves beat into the boat, so that the boat was already being swamped. But he was in the stern, asleep on the cushion; and they woke him up and said to him, “Teacher, do you not care that we are perishing?” He woke up...

No, Not Some Fabricated Prose

No, Not Some Fabricated Prose

Luke 24:5-6 (NIV) - In their fright, the women bowed down with their faces to the ground, but the men said to them, “Why do you look for the living among the dead? 6 He is not here; he has risen! He arose! He arose! That is the amazing truth No, not some fabricated...