Tag Archives: restoration

Reflecting God in Faithful Cities

The Lord is jealous for his people and he longs to restore us when we live apart from him.  As his people, we should be projecting the presence of God and draw others to the Lord.  Today we consider how … Continue reading

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Seeking God in Hardship

Hardship does not spring from the soil. It comes from ourselves, others, or the Lord.  And be careful in how you characterize God in your predicament.  God knows what you face, and whether he has caused it or allowed it, … Continue reading

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Turning Back To God

When we decide to return to the Lord, he will restore us. We might think that God will not show mercy, because we think we are too far gone or that God only judges.  The truth is that God will … Continue reading

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Christmas Peace

John the Baptist’s prophecy is that Jesus would shine on those living in darkness and the shadow of death to guide our feet into the path of peace. Today we consider the power of the Good Shepherd guiding us into … Continue reading

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Falling Short in Denial

Following Jesus and representing Jesus every day requires dedication.  And humility.  Peter teaches us today that pride goes before a fall.  He denied Jesus after saying he would stand with him forever.  The good news is that when we fall … Continue reading

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Confessional Prayer for Mercy

If you have wandered and are ready to confess and bow before God, focus on his mercy and emphasize his righteousness.  If you think for a minute that your sin isn’t that bad, you’re aren’t ready.  Daniel shows us today … Continue reading

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River of Hope and Restoration

Hope is not having what we want in our timing and to our specifications. Hope is looking beyond self to God’s provision in his timing and in his perfect will.  Whatever we are facing, God provides a vision of hope … Continue reading

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