Devotions

How Do We Pray for Them?

We may already know that we should pray for those in authority. How - and what - do we actually pray for them, though?

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How Good Do Your Words Taste?

What can help us make good use of conversations with other people?

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Don’t Lose This Information

What happens when the most important messages are lost from one generation to the next, because we simply didn't pay attention?

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Counting Up or Counting Down?

Can we actively look forward to growing older when we are grown up, just as much as we did when we were young?

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You’re Only as Old as You Feel 

If age does not automatically produce maturity, what should we do when we realize that we (or others) need to grow up, spiritually?

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Be Smart, but Not Sinful

Sharing the great news about Jesus is good, but doesn't need to be a haphazard activity.

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Listen and Learn 

Despite the barrage of unsolicited advice that comes our way, wise and insightful instruction can be life-changing.

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I Once Was Blind, Part 2

Is there more to spiritual understanding than just what we can learn by ourselves?

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I Once Was Blind, Part 1

What does it actually mean to see again when we have been spiritually blind?

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The Right Tool for the Job

Even if we have limited success with using the wrong tool for the job, we also might break things and get frustrated. There is a better way.

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Old Friends

When you say someone is an "old friend", do you mean that they have been your friend for a long time, or that they are advanced in years?

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Tactical Analysis

Wouldn't it be great to have a heads-up display of exactly what we needed to know in a challenging situation?

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Rotten Endings

Some chapters of our life may feel like a poorly-written book or bad movie, but the wise king Solomon realized that the best approach in life was to follow God.

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Don’t Skip the Tutorial

Unlike the less-forgiving games of the past, a veteran gamer can often breeze through the tutorial on a modern game. Real life, though, is not so forgiving of just skimming over the instructions.

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What Can We Ask For In Prayer?

We are invited to make requests of God. If one of those requests is for His wisdom, I believe that we can better align what we ask for with His will.