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How to Develop a Heart for God

What is your response when you read that David was a man after God’s own heart? (See 1 Samuel 13:14.) Many of us look up to him as a spiritual giant and think to ourselves, I could never be like that. But the Lord hasn’t reserved this title for just …

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Faith Through Trials

“… for a little while you may have had to suffer grief in all kinds of trials. These have come so that your faith, of greater worth than gold, which perishes even though refined by fire, may be proved genuine and may result in praise, glory and honor when Jesus …

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Sermon: Faith Believes

“Even when there was no reason for hope, Abraham kept hoping — believing that he would become the father of many nations. For God had said to him, ‘That’s how many descendants you will have!’ And Abraham’s faith did not weaken, even though, at about 100 years of age, he …

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SERMON: Let Go of Your Need to Get Even

“Never avenge yourselves. Leave that to God, for he has said that he will repay those who deserve it” Romans 12:19a (TLB). The heart of real forgiveness is relinquishing your right to get even. The Bible says in Romans 12:19, “Never avenge yourselves. Leave that to God, for he has …

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7 Tips to Keep Your Heart Healthy

Over the past few decades, we’ve sifted through the top medical research to determine the most important steps you can take to keep your heart in tiptop shape. We suggest adopting one of the following tips every two weeks so you can slowly build healthier habits. The good news? Each …

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THE REMEDY: Listening

“For He is our God, and we are the people of His pasture, and the sheep of His hand. Today, if you hear His voice, do not harden your hearts, as at Meribah, as on the day at Massah in the wilderness.” Psalm 95:7-8 (ESV) I hope to reach the …

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Sermon: Knowing Jesus’ Voice

“My sheep listen to my voice; I know them, and they follow me.” John 10:27 Before the invention of call display, you could identify some voices on the telephone by a single word. Familiarity allows us to recognize certain people instantly. In the same way, using a story about sheep, …

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Sermon: God Requires Risky Obedience

“Risk your life and get more than you ever dreamed of.” Luke 19:26 (MSG) If God tells you to take a step of faith but you hesitate to take it until he shows you what the second step will be, you’re not waiting on God. He’s waiting on you. God …

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The Remedy: Living in God’s Upside Down Kingdom

“I think I’m going to be sick. What was she saying? What was I supposed to say?” All I heard was yelling, it was as if my head was submerged under water. I could hear her speaking to me but couldn’t fathom what she was saying. As I stood in …

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Sermon: Prayer for God to Show Me His Ways

“Show me Your ways, O Lord, teach me Your paths; guide me in Your truth and teach me, for You are God my Savior, and my hope is in You all day long.” Psalm 25:4 & 5 Prayer to action this in my life: Father in Heaven, Thank you for …

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