Monthly Archives: May 2018

Unchained

“Remember Jesus Christ, raised from the dead, descended from David. This is my gospel, for which I am suffering even to the point of being chained like a criminal. But God’s word is not chained.” (2 Timothy 2:8-9)  When we … Continue reading

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Mercy Shown

Blessed are the merciful, for they will be shown mercy. (Matthew 5:7)  Showing mercy…it seems to be a dying art.  Gone are the days when others are routinely given the benefit of a doubt, or a second chance.  Frequently, others … Continue reading

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A Long Wait

It’s one of my favorite stories in all of sports.  As he came to the 152-yard, Par 3, 3rd hole at Green Valley Golf Course in Zanesville, Ohio, Ben Bender (no, I’m not making this up), pulled out a 5 … Continue reading

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Remember Them

Originally posted on The Teachable Heart blog:
Even the name of the holiday practically begs us to remember.  Memorial Day, originally called “Decoration Day,” was officially proclaimed on 5 May 1868 by General John Logan, national commander of the Grand…

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Seeking the Best Thing

There is nothing better we could ever seek than God’s presence! (To receive free daily devotions via email, subscribe at:  http://www.theteachableheart.com/blogs—daily-devotions.html. For more information about the ministry, or to order the devotional books, visit:  http://www.theteachableheart.com/books.html).

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Failure or Forgiveness

“Honesty is the fastest way to prevent a mistake from turning into a failure.”  (James Altucher)  I have no idea who Altucher is, but, like you, I know the truth of his words above!  How many people have been destroyed … Continue reading

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No Weaving Allowed

Looking back on his lifetime of serving Christ, Paul compared active ministry to being a soldier, an athlete, and a farmer.  Each was dedicated, diligent, and disciplined; but, the comparison to being a soldier (below) stood out to me. Share … Continue reading

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