Devotions

Finding Common Ground, Part 1

What if our common ground upon which we can find peace with others is found in our weakness, not in our strengths?

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Someone’s Got to Go to Prison

It is an unpleasant fact that sometimes, when disaster strikes, everyone can't escape the consequences.

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Salvation Is an Amazing Thing

Are there any "minimum holiness requirements" to accept God's salvation and new life in Jesus Christ?

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Called Out of What?

Remembering what we were saved out of when we accepted Jesus can also remind us how to reach out to those who haven't yet done so.

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Have You Had Enough?

Once we decide that "enough is enough" with respect to the impact of sin in our lives, we have a choice as to what to do next.

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It’s Bad for You

If I want to eat junk food (or the spiritual equivalent), what does it really matter?

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Time to Get Up and Get Dressed

We may or may not think a lot about what to wear in a day, but do we think about how we are going to behave?

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It’s Not a Contest

If one person is being harmed by sin's effects more than another, which one is more in need of healing from Jesus?

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No Legal Standing

Once we have accepted Jesus' payment for our sins, who has the right to still torment us about what we have done?

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How Bad Is It?

Are the "rules" (set out by God to define how to live according to His will) the reason we aren't living a happy life, or are they the tests that show us what treatment we need for our most serious condition?

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Hostile Work Environment

We can escape from (or change) some hostile work environments. How do we handle the battle within ourselves, though?

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I’ve Fallen, and I Can’t Get Up, Part 2

When we find ourselves in a situation that we can't fix ourselves, we are relieved when we see someone extend an outstretched hand to help us out.

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I’ve Fallen, and I Can’t Get Up, Part 1

Regardless of our physical strength and dexterity, each of us has gotten into a situation that we can't get out of.

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Looking Good

Is living a life of righteousness enough, or should we consider how other people perceive our actions, as well?