Tag Archives: Blaming God

Steering Toward Eternity

We should bend our knee to the Almighty, yet often we judge God: we only want God’s intervention and control in situations which are not going our ways. In his wisdom, though, God selectively intervenes with both wrath and grace … Continue reading

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Blaming the Righteous and Just

In our relationships with God, we typically over-estimate our righteousness and we underestimate God’s righteousness.  Especially when we are unhappy with our situations.  Three key truths for today: things happen, we reap what we sow, and God is merciful…

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Open To His Purpose

Sometimes we make assumptions about what God is doing.  When our circumstances shift in was we don’t expect, rather than inquiring to God to find out what he is doing, we make up our own interpretation.  And by doing so … Continue reading

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Gideon’s Call

Gideon’s story is one of humble beginnings.  As it was with Jael, who was used of God to defeat the Canaanites, Gideon is enlisted to be part of the story of Israel.  He just has to get over blaming God … Continue reading

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