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For he does not think much about the fleeting days of his life because God keeps him preoccupied with the joy he derives from his activity. Ecclesiastes 5:20 (NET Bible) Orient- Context In this section, The Preacher, author of Ecclesiastes (thought by most scholars to be Solomon, son of King David), makes observations about the […]

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Hearts on Hunger- Jesus Over Fear Series- Luke 12:29–30

Day 11 “And do not set your heart on what you will eat or drink; do not worry about it. For the pagan world runs after all such things, and your Father knows that you need them.” Luke 12:29–30, NIV As I sit here contemplating a needed grocery store run, reading this verse jolts me […]

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Self Examination in Times of Distress

Looking at Our Sin Looking at the sin of others without examining ourselves leads to wrong thoughts, attitudes and perspectives. It separates us from God’s will for our lives. It’s important to our Heavenly Father how we use our thoughts and emotions. Yes, we can have emotions (like anger) but we can’t allow them to […]

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Flowers and Faith-Jesus Over Fear Series-Luke 12:27–28

““Consider how the wild flowers grow. They do not labor or spin. Yet I tell you, not even Solomon in all his splendor was dressed like one of these. If that is how God clothes the grass of the field, which is here today, and tomorrow is thrown into the fire, how much more will […]

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Why Worry?- Day 7 Jesus Over Fear Series- Luke 12:25–26

“Who of you by worrying can add a single hour to your life? Since you cannot do this very little thing, why do you worry about the rest?” Luke 12:25–26, NIV Worry is something that is hard for us not to do. Jesus wants to help. Read what he says in the Bible about worry […]

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Consider – Luke 12:24, Jesus Over Fear Series

“Consider the ravens: They do not sow or reap, they have no storeroom or barn; yet God feeds them. And how much more valuable you are than birds!” Luke 12:24, NIV Jesus wants you to trust him to provide for you. He also wants to know how valuable you are to God. Let’s look at […]

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Food and Clothes: Jesus Over Fear Series, Luke 12:22-23, The AROMA Approach

“Then Jesus said to his disciples: “Therefore I tell you, do not worry about your life, what you will eat; or about your body, what you will wear. For life is more than food, and the body more than clothes.” Luke 12:22–23, NIV Worry interferes with the Kingdom work of the Christian because it shows […]

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Should You Hoard? Jesus Over Fear Series, Luke 12:16-21

“You have plenty of grain laid up for many years.” “And he told them this parable: “The ground of a certain rich man yielded an abundant harvest. He thought to himself, ‘What shall I do? I have no place to store my crops.’ “Then he said, ‘This is what I’ll do. I will tear down […]

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Watch Out!: Jesus Over Fear Series, Luke 12:15

Coronavirus, You and Jesus Day 3- “Watch Out!” for… “Watch out!” Jesus gives an emphatic warning as he teaches his disciples on the way to Jerusalem. Watch out for what, Jesus?