What if God Gave You What You Asked For?

What If God Gave You What You Asked For? There are many stories in which a discontent individual wishes for something he doesn’t have. Conveniently, in some of these stories, a fairy or genie appears telling the individual their next three wishes will be granted. Often, the individual wastes their wishes or wishes for something …

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Why You Should “Waste” Your God-Given Gifts

Over the past several months, I’ve been praying a lot about what the Lord wants me to do with the various desires I have. I would like to do a few posts over the next few weeks on “Desires and the Believer,” looking at some Scripture passages that have been challenging to me. Today I …

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The Dangers of Ingratitude + 10 Ways to Cultivate Thankfulness in Your Life

The Dangers of Ingratitude In my devotions, I have spent a lot of time in the Psalms recently and I have noticed the frequent focus on praise and thanksgiving. In my life, I have noticed that I do not give thanks to God as often as I should. Since the US holiday of Thanksgiving is …

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A Snowy Day and a Reminder of God’s Grace

It’s been a little while since I have had a chance to post anything. This last month has been pretty busy for me. Not too long ago, I posted an article on snow as a picture of God’s grace, I would like to continue that thought, but from a different perspective. A Snowy Covering Currently, …

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