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Apr 17th

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Along the Way

Only One Life to Give

"I regret I only have but one life to give..." We all remember those famous words of Nathanel Hale (1776) as he was hanged by the British forces during the American Revolutionary War. Through the years many other heroes have willingly given their lives in defense of their country or faith. Based on his life, the Apostle Paul could very well have coined the original version of this statement. 
 
To study Paul's life, after the Damascus Road experience, we conclude that Paul may have had nine lives (like a cat) by the way he lived it for Christ. In prison, then out! Beaten and ran out of town, threatened and oft roughed up - Paul  willingly offered himself up to be sacrificed for our Lord. Reading between the lines, it seems Paul would wish to have many lives he could offer up to the Lord.  "O, for a 1,000 tongues to sing of my great Redeemer, Lord!"
 
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The Upward Look

Worry is Pagan

"So do not worry, saying, 'What shall we eat?' or 'What shall we drink?' or 'What shall we wear?' For the pagans run after all these things, and your heavenly Father know...

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Along the Way

The Art of Living

In light of the Resurrection and discussions about this New Life in Christ, believers need to remind themselves daily of the freedom in Christ they have inherited. By pla...

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Reflections of Faith

God will never leave us

The scripture in a devotional book I have by Corrie Ten Boom, a Christian Holocaust survivor that survived prison, the other day was Hebrews 13:5 which says Let your conv...

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The Upward Look

Worry is Faithless

"And why are you worried about clothing? Observe how the lilies of the field grow; they do not toil nor do they spin, yet I say to you that not even Solomon in all his gl...

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