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This is What it Means to Respect Others

This is What it Means to Respect Others

Are you being respectful? What is respect? Can you define what it means to respect others? Taking this further, can you define respect for fellow believers? I recently read this list written by a pastor named Charles W. Christian, which states his principles of...

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What Really Matters to God

What Really Matters to God

Some time ago, I picked up a John Maxwell book. The first chapter was on “character.” Let me share with you some of what he teaches. John says we all want “character,” and yet it’s not always clear what that means. We may boast of the essential qualities that make...

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God Spoke to Me

God Spoke to Me

Never let anyone control your life by saying “God said” unless they are accurately and appropriately quoting Scripture – then you must pay attention. How many times do we hear someone say, “God spoke to me! The Lord showed me! I heard from God! I’ve had a vision!”...

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Feeding Your Faith

Feeding Your Faith

Eskimos live in the far north of Russia and North America. Years ago in a remote Eskimo village, dogfights were the only diversion and sport. One old Eskimo owned two particularly strong and vicious dogs who fought each other every Saturday. One dog won one week and...

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How Well is Your Communication?

How Well is Your Communication?

How good are you at communication? Do people understand you when you speak? Do they know what you really mean, or are you vague, unclear, or even silent? One of the greatest errors we make with communication is assumptions. We assume people understand us. We assume...

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Protect Yourself From the Thief

Protect Yourself From the Thief

Jesus said, "The thief comes to kill, steal, and destroy, but I come…. to bring life…” Several years ago we experienced a thief in our house. The real frustration with this situation was that I let the thief in. Here’s what happened. I had advertised a laptop computer...

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Prayer May Produce Trouble

Prayer May Produce Trouble

Are there things you have prayed about for a long time and they’re worse now than when you started praying? That has happened in my life. How could this possibly be? If I talk to God about something, I don’t expect things to get worse! I expect things to get better....

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You Can Go Anywhere From Here

You Can Go Anywhere From Here

It’s not who your parents are. It’s who YOU are that matters. The only thing that holds you back is YOU. Of the world’s largest companies, 50% of the CEO’s come from poor or lower-income families. In fact, out of 300 of the world’s greatest leaders, 75% were either...

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How to Become a Leader

How to Become a Leader

The world needs leaders. Good, godly, intelligent leaders. And so does the church. Corrupted leaders, especially when they are nationally or internationally known, have brought suffering and shame upon the church. Yet there would not be a church today without some...

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