Tag Archives: Self-Centredness

Trust: Who Else But Jesus?

It is easier for us humans to believe and trust in everything else than in the name of Christ, who alone is all in all ~ Martin Luther. As we reflect on our trust in ourselves and the things of … Continue reading

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Rethinking Idols

When we place something or someone in the place of God in our lives, it is idolatry. That thing or person is an idol. The truth is, God made us for relationship with him. We make idols for relationship with … Continue reading

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Leadership Legacy of Sacrifice

We learn today from the life of King Hezekiah what self-centred leadership looks like.  Leaders are in place to lead and serve the people. When leaders focus on their own interests and put the people second, bad things happen. What’s … Continue reading

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Lip Service Human Worship

Who directs your life and your worship and your following of God? Today we read of people’s whose worship was based on human rules and ideas.  They tried to be the potters, making God the clay, fashioning him into their … Continue reading

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Sow Toward God

We often choose life decisions which deprive us of God’s best, drifting into wanting to hear what pleases our ears. Are you sowing your life to please God do your sins deprive you of his best? Sow your life toward … Continue reading

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Bobble-Head Prophets

Surrounding yourself with yes-men is going to get you into trouble. Sometimes we are so committed to our own wisdom that we go our own way and listen to the bobble-head prophets around us. God will not be mocked, and … Continue reading

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Defying the Presence of God

We often welcome God into our presence and ask him to be in the midst of our activity.   Today we consider a time in which God’s people were defying his glorious presence.  The truth is, if we cannot welcome God … Continue reading

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