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I AM the God who is able to keep his promises Rom 4: 13-25

Faith comes by hearing the word of God about Christ There are two sides to every coin.  As we have pointed out last week that all men are sinners; but only some acknowledge that fact and will allow God to … Continue reading

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I AM the God who allows persecution 1 Peter 4:12-19

The blessing of persecution By “His stripes we are healed” of eternal damnation, and by our stripes others can hear of Christ’s stripes for them.  Oh the cost of possessing the light of the world.  Like Paul says “we fill … Continue reading

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I AM the Sovereign God of daily life James 1:1-18

A message every believer needs to know You have heard the expression, “If it doesn’t kill us it just makes us stronger.”  The Marines say, “Pain is weakness leaving the body.”  Pretty tough words; however, God elevates it into the … Continue reading

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I AM the God who matures my children Heb 12:1-13

One of the hardest things for any parent, let alone us who are half way around the world, is   to see our kids suffer hardships.   My son just had a string of mishaps while driving, which has me on … Continue reading

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Who are you Lord? I AM the God of circumstances Phil 1:12-30

Life is full of chains.  Our chains are seldom literal.  They can take the shape of many things.  Sickness, poverty, stigmas of many sorts, and each person’s chains are different from the next.  God designs our situations in his sovereignty … Continue reading

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