Category Archives: Lessons from God

Fear Binds, Faith Frees!

For God has not given us a spirit of fear,  but of power and of love and of a sound mind. ~ 2 Timothy 1:7 ~ The Lord continues to teach me how to handle fearful thoughts. He tied Israel’s journey into the … Continue reading

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Jesus Makes Us Perfect

For by one sacrifice he has made perfect forever those who are being made holy. ~ Hebrews 10:14 ~ Dear friends, We walk in the newness of life because of what Jesus Christ did for us in reconciling us to His … Continue reading

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My Father’s God

The Lord is my strength and song, And He has become my salvation; He is my God, and I will praise Him; My father’s God, and I will exalt Him. ~ Exodus 15:2 ~ It’s just like the Lord to remind us of things He’s done … Continue reading

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Prepping for the Storms of Life

For whatever things were written before were written for our learning, that we through the patience and comfort of the Scriptures might have hope.  ~ Romans 15:4 ~ I thought that having all the “Be strong and courageous” lesson in one … Continue reading

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Be Strong and Courageous, Part 3: Faith and Trust Grow

The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want. He maketh me to lie down in green pastures: he leadeth me beside the still waters. He restoreth my soul: . . . ~ Psalm 23:1-3a ~ Preface When life takes an unexpected … Continue reading

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Be Strong and Courageous, Part 2: Transition Begins

“Be strong and of good courage; do not be afraid, nor be dismayed, for the Lord your God is with you wherever you go.” ~ Joshua 1:9 ~ Preface The proof of who God is in our lives and of … Continue reading

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Be Strong and Courageous, Part 1: The Testing of Our Faith

“Be strong and courageous; do not be afraid nor dismayed before the king of Assyria, nor before all the multitude that is with him; for there are more with us than with him. With him is an arm of flesh; but with us is the Lord our God, to help us … Continue reading

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