Tag Archives: Courage

The Courage of Seeking God First

What enemies or obstacles are threatening you today? Is there a Goliath taunting you? If you have not established a life of wholehearted devotion to God, you will have a difficult time relying on him. Will you seek God first … Continue reading

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Strong and Courageous

When Moses prepares to hand over the leadership of Israel to Joshua, the theme of his encouragement and God’s inspiration for Israel is be strong and courageous.  Joshua’s courage was based in God’s presence and promise.  Who is the source … Continue reading

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Already Ready

Last week I heard a Pastor say we will never be ‘ready’ for the ministry God has for us to do.  Hmmm…  We always want to be prepared before we do things, or qualified for the job, and I think … Continue reading

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Tent Peg in the Temple

Deborah and Jael are interesting book-ends in a story about ending the oppression of Israel at the hands of the Canaanites.  The story is similar to many other stories of God blessing Israel with victory in war.  The difference to … Continue reading

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