MAXIMIZING POTENTIAL

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MAXIMIZING  POTENTIAL Let us therefore make every effort to do what leads to peace and to mutual edification.   Romans 14:19      You will not make all the changes that you want by yourself. You need a group. That’s why we encourage people to form...

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INCALCULABLE VALUE

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INCACULABLE VALUE By his power God raised the Lord from the dead, and he will raise us also.  1 Corinthians 6:14        If you are a follower of Jesus Christ, God is going to raise your body from the dead when Jesus comes back. This means your body matters to God...

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Tags: love, value

NEVER LET DOWN

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NEVER LET DOWN So let God work his will in you….Say a quiet yes to God and he’ll be there in no time.  James 4:7-8 MSG   As we’re on The Daniel Plan and trying to move forward in five essential areas of health, we are bound to face temptations to quit. We are...

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Tags: consistency, effort, progress

MAKE THE MOST OF EVERY OPPORTUNITY

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MAKE THE MOST OF EVERY OPPORTUNITY Make the most of every opportunity. The days are evil.     Ephesians 5:16 NIrV To make the most of every opportunity, it’s good to make a plan. A plan clarifies what’s important in your life. When you have a plan with goals...

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THE BIG DIFFERENCE

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DEVOTION                                               THE BIG...

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THE LORD DETERMINES OUR STEPS

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THE LORD DETERMINES OUR STEPS We can make our plans, but the LORD determines our steps.  Proverbs 16:9      God doesn’t just offer advice from the sidelines. When we commit ourselves fully to him, the Holy Spirit comes into our lives to direct and empower us. He...

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Tags: trust, walk, choose

Question Your Thoughts

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Question Your Thoughts You’re blessed when you get your inside world – your mind and heart – put right. Then you can see God in the outside world. Matthew 5:8 MSG   It’s important not to believe every foolish thought that comes into our heads. I’ll never...

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Tags: truth, joy, peace

The Power of the Sun

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The Power of the Sun He has identified us as his own by placing the Holy Spirit in our hearts as the first installment that guarantees everything he has promised us.   2 Corinthians 1:22 NLT   God made the sun. It produces more power in one second than the human race has used...

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God is LOVE

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God is Love No one has ever seen God; but if we love one another, God lives in us and his love is made complete in us.  1st John 4:12   If we want lasting change, we must fill our lives with love. Why? Because love can change the unchangeable. Love is the most powerful force in the...

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Putting on the New Self

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Putting on the New Self You were taught, with regard to your former way of life, to put off your old self…to be made new in the attitude of your minds; and to put on the new self, created to be like God in true righteousness and holiness.  Ephesians 4:22-24 Every time we have a...

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