Meekness A Characteristic of Leadership

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Meekness A Characteristic of Leadership

Meekness A Characteristic of Leadership. I know meekness and leadership seem as if they shouldn’t be in the same sentence. However, being meek is greatly misunderstood by many people if not by the masses. To describe meekness as a quality characteristic of leadership doesn’t even sound close to being right in the eyes of most people today. However, this post is not about how our … Read More

God, Why Aren’t You Working In My Life?

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God, why aren't you working in my life?

God, why aren’t you working in my life? We’ve all said it, shouted from the rooftops or cried it in our hearts “God, why aren’t you working in my life? What are you waiting for?” I’m praying, asking, seeking and even knocking but nothing seems to change. Where are you? Don’t you care? When God seems distant or uncaring I’d like you to really understand … Read More

Experience God

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Experience God

“For this reason, I bow my knees to the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ.” Ephesians 3:14 Have you ever wanted more for someone you loved and cared for? As you look at their life you know there is so much potential and yet the life they are living is so far from what they could be experiencing, it literally drives you to your knees. … Read More

Vigilant In Prayer

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Vigilant In Prayer

“Continue earnestly in prayer, being vigilant in it with thanksgiving.” Colossians 4:2 Jesus demonstrated the power and necessity of prayer every day. Here we are instructed to view prayer as a weapon to battle real warfare. The bible says in 2 Corinthians. 10:4 “The weapons of our warfare are not carnal but mighty in God for pulling down strongholds.” Jesus went on to say in … Read More

Jesus Ministry Continues

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Ministry Continues

“…until the day in which He was taken up after He through the Holy Spirit had given commandments to the apostles whom He had chosen.” – Acts 1:2 The major thing that Jesus did between His resurrection that first Easter morning and Pentecost was to be sure His disciples understood how He would continue His ministry with them. The portion of our verse which reads … Read More