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Timing is Everything (God’s Timing, That Is)

Many are the plans in the mind of a man, but it is the purpose of the Lord that will stand. -Proverbs 19:21 (ESV)- Waiting on God Waiting on God can be really tough, especially in the midst of a highly tumultuous period in our country.  It seems that every month, every week, and sometimes even every...

Talking Through Romans 12:4-5, pt. 1
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Talking Through Romans 12:4-5, pt. 1

One for All, All for The One Josh, This week we looked at Romans 12:4-5, which says, “4 For just as each of us has one body with many members, and these members do not all have the same function, 5 so in Christ we, though many, form one body, and each member belongs to all the...

Talking Through Romans 12:3, pt. 2
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Talking Through Romans 12:3, pt. 2

A Humble Position – A Response Ryan, It can be difficult at times distinguishing right from wrong.  You mentioned it’s “interesting and complicated because so often right now the darkness and the light are coming from unexpected places, or even from the same places!”  We need to remember 2 Corinthians 6:14, which says, “Do not...

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Talking Through Romans 12:3, pt. 1

Following Christ – A Humble Position Josh, The unique ways that God calls individual believers to serve Him can really seem to complicate the biblical mission, can’t it?  It is exceedingly difficult to figure out what God wants from me, personally, as a transformed believer–that is, when I lean on my own understanding.  Finding your...

Talking Through Romans 12:1-2, pt. 2
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Talking Through Romans 12:1-2, pt. 2

Living Differently – Response Yo Ryan, You’re not pulling punches, huh?  Just coming out of the gate with weighty questions.  We couldn’t go back and forth with some pleasantries to start? Well you said it, give up our bodies as living sacrifices and do not conform to this world.  You know the biggest problem with...

Talking Through Romans 12:1-2, pt. 1
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Talking Through Romans 12:1-2, pt. 1

Living Differently Hey Josh, We recently finished up our series on the Fruit of the Spirit, taking a close look at the chief characteristics that Christians are meant to emulate in order to be more like Christ.  Now that that series has come to a close, you and I decided to talk through Romans 12,...

HQ Digi-Devotional 17 – Self Control, pt. 2
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HQ Digi-Devotional 17 – Self Control, pt. 2

Running the Race 1 Corinthians 9:24-27 24 Do you not know that those who run in a race all run, but only one receives the prize? Run in such a way that you may win. 25 Everyone who competes in the games exercises self-control in all things. They then do it to receive a perishable wreath, but we an imperishable. 26 Therefore I run in such a way, as...

HQ Digi-Devotional 16 – Self Control, pt. 1
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HQ Digi-Devotional 16 – Self Control, pt. 1

A City With No Walls This week I taught on the last of the fruit of the Spirit that Paul mentions in Galatians, which is self control.  One of the verses that I referenced, and which was included as a memory verse challenges for the youth, was Proverbs 25:28, which says, “Like a city whose...

HQ Digi-Devotional 15 – Gentleness, pt. 2
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HQ Digi-Devotional 15 – Gentleness, pt. 2

Gentle Power Pssst. . .I have a secret. . .don’t tell anyone, but I have lots of insecurities.  I’m not completely confident in myself.  Now, I know deep down inside that I have gifts God has blessed me with, but I second guess myself and think lowly of myself far too often.  That is why I...

HQ Digi-Devotional 14 – Gentleness, pt. 1
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HQ Digi-Devotional 14 – Gentleness, pt. 1

Bearing Gentleness As we near the end of our series on the Fruit of the Spirit, I have started to take note of the ways in which each of the spiritual fruit depend upon one another, working together harmoniously to bring about the behavior, perspective, and action for which God designed us in time immemorial. ...