Religion

Novak Djokovic, floods in Louisiana, and outages in NYC: The power of perseverance

Novak Djokovic, floods in Louisiana, and outages in NYC: The power of perseverance

on July 15, 2019, 7:04 AM / in Religion

By Dr. Jim Denison Novak Djokovic won the longest Wimbledon final in tournament history yesterday by defeating Roger Federer in a match lasting nearly five hours. “I hope I give some people a chance to believe that at 37 it’s not over yet,” Federer said after losing the fifth set, thirteen games to twelve. “I gave it all I had […]

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No Looking Back

No Looking Back

on July 15, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

No one, having put his hand to the plow, and looking back, is fit for the kingdom of God. – Luke 9:62 When I was a boy on the farm, my dad would tell me, “You can’t plow a straight row if you look back.” You can test this for yourself by looking back as you walk through snow or […]

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From Sunset To Sunrise

From Sunset To Sunrise

on July 14, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

As it is appointed for men to die once, . . . so Christ was offered once to bear the sins of many. – Hebrews 9:27-28 Kariel was riding home from a children’s program at church with her neighbor friends. Admiring the sunset, she said to Gini, the driver, “That sunset is so beautiful it looks like heaven!” So Gini […]

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Good Question

Good Question

on July 13, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

“Sirs, what must I do to be saved?” So they said, “Believe on the Lord Jesus Christ, and you will be saved.” – Acts 16:30-31 “Finding the right questions is as crucial as finding the right answers,” says devotional writer Henri Nouwen. Yet how easy it is to run ahead of God’s Spirit as we talk to unbelievers about Christ, […]

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The latest on the Gulf Coast crisis: The relevance of our Father and our faith

The latest on the Gulf Coast crisis: The relevance of our Father and our faith

on July 12, 2019, 6:56 AM / in Religion

By Dr. Jim Denison  Tropical Storm Barry is causing a crisis on the American Gulf Coast. It is forecasted to make landfall along the Louisiana coast tonight or tomorrow and could strengthen into a hurricane beforehand. Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards warned, “There are three ways that Louisiana floods: storm surge, high rivers, and rain. We’re going to have all […]

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Beginning From The End

Beginning From The End

on July 12, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

May the day perish on which I was born. – Job 3:3 At age 30 she was ready to give up. She wrote in her diary, “My God, what will become of me? I have no desire but to die.” But the dark clouds of despair gave way to the light, and in time she discovered a new purpose for […]

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The legacy of Ross Perot: How to be your best self

The legacy of Ross Perot: How to be your best self

on July 11, 2019, 6:48 AM / in People, Religion

By Dr. Jim Denison H/T Judy Ross Perot died yesterday morning in Dallas after a five-month battle with leukemia. He was eighty-nine. Whether you live in Dallas or Denmark, you probably know of Mr. Perot through his two campaigns for president and his pioneering work in computer services that made him a billionaire. But if that’s all you know of […]

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Just Watch

Just Watch

on July 11, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Imitate me, just as I also imitate Christ. – 1 Corinthians 11:1 The young boy looked up at his grandfather and wondered aloud, “Grandpa, how do you live for Jesus?” The respected grandfather stooped down and quietly told the boy, “Just watch.” As the years went by, the grand-father was an example to the boy of how to follow Jesus. […]

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Do We Know God?

Do We Know God?

on July 10, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

This is eternal life, that they may know You, the only true God, and Jesus Christ whom You have sent. – John 17:3 American writer Mark Twain was known for his wit and charm. On a trip to Europe he was invited to dinner with a head of state. When his daughter learned of the invitation, she said, “Daddy, you […]

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No Bad News

No Bad News

on July 9, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Come to Me, all you who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. – Matthew 11:28 Read: Esther 1:1-9 The unwillingness to listen to bad news has been blamed for everything from space shuttle disasters to corporate collapses to the spread of terrorism. Lengthy studies aren’t needed to determine why this happens. Bad news reveals problems; […]

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Will God Impeach America?

on July 8, 2019, 6:34 AM / in Religion

Adrian Rogers is my idea of a PREACHER – he pulls no punches and shares The Gospel of Jesus Christ with all who hear – reminds me of the Evangelist that my folks began a long friendship with in 1947 (the tent meetings – Fire & Brimstone preaching) – the person who led me to ask Jesus into my heart. […]

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Look At The Birds

Look At The Birds

on July 8, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Look at the birds of the air . . . . Are you not of more value than they? – Matthew 6:26 When you shift your mind into neutral and just let it idle, where do your thoughts go? Do you worry about money? We are to be careful with money, but Jesus taught that we are not to be […]

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Lost Books?

Lost Books?

on July 7, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Every spirit that does not confess that Jesus Christ has come in the flesh . . . . is the spirit of the Antichrist. – 1 John 4:3 Everybody likes a good story, but many people are taking the best-selling novel The Da Vinci Code as historical fact. Central to the book’s plot line is the allegation that “lost books […]

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Dusty Leaves

Dusty Leaves

on July 6, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

I said, “I will confess my transgressions to the Lord,” and You forgave the iniquity of my sin. – Psalm 32:5 The rubber plant I bought for my wife Dorothy added a touch of life to our home. But one morning its leaves were dropping as if in a state of dejection. I wondered what happened. When I came home […]

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Joel Osteen Flies To New York For LGBTQD Event

Joel Osteen Flies To New York For LGBTQD Event

on July 5, 2019, 6:50 AM / in Opinion, Religion

If anyone doubted the EVILNESS that fills the air around this agent of Satan this should clear that delusion.  All those people who attend his mega church in TX need to SEE TRUTH and that isn’t any part of Joel Osteen.  They should be running to get out of the Babylonian operation he runs. Osteen has many co-delusionary partners with […]

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In the TWINKLING OF AN EYE!!!!!

on July 5, 2019, 6:44 AM / in Religion

Twilight’s Last Gleaming :: By Alice Childs By Alice Childs Oh, say can you see the undeniable truth that America is descending into the denouement of twilight’s last gleaming? Anyone with even a modicum of awareness surely can’t help but admit, if he/she is honest, that the sun is setting on the once great American empire. Truthfully, it isn’t just […]

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Dashboard Dining

Dashboard Dining

on July 5, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

  If anyone hears My voice and opens the door, I will come in to him and dine with him, and he with Me. – Revelation 3:20 The term “dashboard dining” has come to signify the growing practice of eating while driving to save a little time. Popular freeway fare includes yogurt in squeeze tubes, soup in heat-and-sip containers, and […]

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The Rights Of God

The Rights Of God

on July 4, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

[God] expected it to bring forth good grapes, but it brought forth wild grapes.  – Isaiah 5:2 Isaiah’s song picturing Israel as the Lord’s vineyard teaches us that God has a right to expect love, worship, and obedience from those He blesses. Unfortunately, like people in Isaiah’s day, many of us show little gratitude. And we deliberately break His moral […]

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Becoming Useful

Becoming Useful

on July 3, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

The Son can do nothing of Himself. —John 5:19 Jesus was fully God, yet He was fully man. As a man, His power, wisdom, and grace flowed not from His divine nature but from His utter dependence on God. “The Son can do nothing of Himself,” He said (John 5:19). How much did Jesus do apart from God? Nothing! Jesus […]

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Eight Cows On The Altar

Eight Cows On The Altar

on July 2, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

READ: Genesis 22:1-12 Pastor Ed Dobson was speaking to a congregation on “putting all on the altar” in total surrender to Christ. After the service, an old German farmer came forward. He told Dobson that he had eight cows that were dying, which would mean great financial loss, and he had been struggling with accepting this as God’s will. Then […]

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