Category Archives: Practical Beliefs

How to protect ourselves from a dangerous world.

How can we protect ourselves and our families from an increasingly dangerous and corrupt world?  Much of the food we eat is contaminated in one way or another. New antibiotic resistant diseases are being discovered.  Bird flu, Asian flu, swine flu, are constantly in and out of the news. Cancer, heart disease, diabetes, and a …

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Satan, a roaring lion.

1Peter 5:8 Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil, as a roaring lion, walketh about, seeking whom he may devour:  Satan is roaring at us everywhere we turn. Out of our TV’s and radios. Across the internet. In newspapers and magazines. In movies and the music industry. He is a master at creating, …

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Peace, Be Still !

Mark 4: 39   And he arose, and rebuked the wind, and said unto the sea, Peace, be still. And the wind ceased, and there was a great calm. Jesus commanded the wind and the waves to be at peace, and they had to obey him! He also wants us to be at peace. Many …

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What is the will of God?

The Lord’s prayer has included in it the verse, “thy will be done on earth as it is in heaven.” But how can we be certain what God’s will is? When Jesus prayed that the Father’s will be done on earth as in heaven, he was proclaiming the kingdom of God. In God’s kingdom his …

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Think on these things.

I was mowing the lawn this morning, and some negative thoughts came into my mind. It is easy to take a  negative thought, and before you know it, one thought leads to another, and your in a bad place. Then I remembered the scripture, Philippians 4;8 ” Finally, brethren, whatsoever things are true, whatsoever things …

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Should we criticize our leaders ?

Is it OK to criticize the President, or congressmen,or the governor? Isn’t it our responsibility as citizens, and as Christians, to tell our elected officials when their doing a bad job, and really give it to them?  After all we elected them to serve us, and to represent us in government.  What does God’s word …

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Trust in God.

How much can a person know? Sometimes it is overwhelming the amount of information there is available today in the world. A person can study their entire life to be an expert in just one field. The bible tells us, Proverbs 3:5 “Trust in the LORD with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine …

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God, gold and guns.

I was recently listening to a radio talk show, and the topic of the show was the bad economy, and how many experts are predicting it to get much worse. As Christians we know, that in the end times there is going to be chaos, as the worlds political and economic systems begin to break …

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God’s ways are not man’s ways.

I studied the Bible in the past and thought,  much of what I was reading could never be applied in daily life, it was not  meant to be taken literally. But I have changed my mind on this subject. As children, we take literally what our parents tell us.  As we grow older we learn to become …

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Does God promise Christian’s wealth?

Many televangelists, and Christian denominations, promise riches and wealth to their followers. They explain God wants his people to be materially well off,  the streets of heaven are paved with pure gold, and  if we give, we will receive ten fold back again. Is this what the Bible really teaches on the subject of giving, and …

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