Tag Archives: Repentance

In Bed With The World

Where are you flirting or even cheating with the world? The Lord doesn’t appreciate when we flaunt our relationship with the world before him. We embrace the world, and then ask God why he is angry. Meanwhile, God is watching … Continue reading

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Calling Out to False gods

The people had forsaken God, and then they created idol gods which could never help them. We do the same: we forsake God and go our own ways, create idols to worship after our ideas and desires and even sins.  … Continue reading

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Idol Reboot

Even when we eliminate idols from our lives, we are at risk of letting them creep back in. Idols will re-emerge and push us off track if we do not continue to remove them from our lives: let us throw … Continue reading

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From Self-Righteous To Humble

Job moved from blessing God in all things to making self-righteous statements of his innocence and his desire to confront his Maker. When we question God in arrogance, we put ourselves in a dangerous position with respect to the Lord, … Continue reading

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Tough Situations God’s Doing

The tough situation we are in may very well be God’s plan for us today and the consequence of our unfaithfulness.  God is proved right when he speaks and justified when he judges. If we humble ourselves before him, he … Continue reading

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Wooing Us From The Jaws Of Distress

There are times when God allows trial in our lives to produce perseverance in us or get our attention. He is okay with our struggle, yet also may be trying to engage us, saying, “Come let us reason together…” He … Continue reading

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Sorry? Come Now…

God hides his eyes from us and stops listening when we bring him lip service prayers and false contrition.  Sorry only goes so far.  Often, sorry is the lip service to get us out of trouble, yet in our hearts, … Continue reading

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