Friendship in the Pit

Hungering for God

God looks down from heaven on the sons of men to see if there are any who understand, any who seek God. ~ Psalms 53:2"Are you coming to the conference?" I asked my friend."I really don't understand why I should come to this. How can I really benefit?" Was his...

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A Fleeting Shadow

Man is like a breath; his days are like a fleeting shadow. ~ Psalm 144:4Every time I fly over a large body of water, I imagine opening the window of the jet and pouring out my coffee into the immense body of water below. I imagine the time that I spend on this earth...

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Avoiding Detours

Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge Him, and He will make your paths straight. ~ Proverbs 3:5-6I turned off the interstate to get gas for my car. I was returning from a speaking engagement and it...

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Faithfulness to Convict

When He comes, He will convict the world of guilt in regard to sin and righteousness and judgment. John 16:8I had recently come back from a mountaintop experience. As I attempted to get back into my routine, I found a great cloud of oppression come over me. Each day I...

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Overlooking Offenses

A man's wisdom gives him patience; it is to his glory to overlook an offense. ~ Proverbs 19:11I have a friend who tells a story of a lesson the Lord taught him through his wife. It seems that every time he and his wife would get in the car to travel somewhere, his...

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Unlimited Potential

I can do everything through Him who gives me strength. ~ Philippians 4:13What might God want to accomplish through you in your lifetime? As a workplace believer, you may yet have your greatest contribution to society. Such was the case of Cyrus McCormick, born in...

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