Category Archives: Romans

Mourning Part II: (for all)

And the Holy Spirit helps us in our weakness. For example, we don’t know what God wants us to pray for. But the Holy Spirit prays for us with groanings that cannot be expressed in words. 27 And the Father … Continue reading

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God’s Mission for Me

Dear brothers and sisters, the longing of my heart and my prayer to God is for the people of Israel to be saved. 2 I know what enthusiasm they have for God, but it is misdirected zeal. 3 For they … Continue reading

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Life With Father

Therefore, brothers and sisters, we have an obligation – but it is not to the flesh, to live according to it.13 For if you live according to the flesh, you will die; but if by the Spirit you put to … Continue reading

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Who Will Rescue Me?

In fact, I don’t understand why I act the way I do. I don’t do what I know is right. I do the things I hate.16 Although I don’t do what I know is right, I agree that the Law … Continue reading

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Choose – Every Day

Owe nothing to anyone—except for your obligation to love one another. If you love your neighbor, you will fulfill the requirements of God’s law. 9 For the commandments say, “You must not commit adultery. You must not murder. You must … Continue reading

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I’ll Never Walk Alone

In peace I will lie down and sleep, for you alone, O Lord, will keep me safe.     Psalm 4:8 (NLT) The wonder and power of Christ’s resurrection made us come to worship with joy and thanksgiving yesterday. Now … Continue reading

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What is a blessing?

[reprinted from January 13, 2011] I am studying some of the principles of my faith. Over the next few days I am going to be sharing some of the basics that have been the foundation that continues to feed into … Continue reading

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Freedom From Sin

So now there is no condemnation for those who belong to Christ Jesus. 2 And because you belong to -him, the power of the life-giving Spirit has freed you from the power of sin that leads to death.     … Continue reading

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Spiritual Health

And the Scriptures were written to teach and encourage us by giving us hope. 5 God is the one who makes us patient and cheerful. I pray that he will help you live at peace with each other, as you … Continue reading

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Grace and the Thorn

So to keep me from becoming proud, I was given a thorn in my flesh, a messenger from Satan to torment me and keep me from becoming proud. 8 Three different times I begged the Lord to take it away. … Continue reading

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