Posts tagged with ‘Discipline’

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7/6/17 THE BEST PREPARATION FOR TOMORROW IS THE RIGHT USE OF TODAY

by Barry Lovett
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If anyone cleanses himself from [dishonor], he will be a vessel for honor, …prepared for every good work.” II Timothy 2:19-26 We are called to always be preparing. A heart dedicated to God must be prepared to serve him. (I Sam. 7:3) We are to be prepared to do good works, (II Tim. 2:21) and to defend […]

11/10/16 A SHARP TONGUE CAN DULL A CHRISTIAN’S WITNESS

by Barry Lovett
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“If anyone among you …does not bridle his tongue…this one’s religion is useless.” James 1:26. In the New Testament James said that even though a person may claim to be religious, if his religion doesn’t change his life it is worthless.  Specifically, if he doesn’t control his tongue, his religion is useless. God doesn’t measure […]

6/23/15 GOD GIVES BLESSINGS TO US SO WE CAN GIVE GLORY TO HIM

by Barry Lovett
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“What does the Lord you God require of you, but…to serve the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul.” Deuteronomy 10:12 All God’s people, exiled in Babylon, had were memories of the days when God’s favor was on them. Jerusalem was in ruins because a blessed people had been exploiting […]

5/4/15 THE BEST PREPARATION FOR TOMORROW IS THE RIGHT USE OF TODAY

by Barry Lovett
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“If anyone cleanses himself from [dishonor], he will be a vessel for honor, …prepared for every good work.” II Timothy 2:19-26 We are called to always be preparing. A heart dedicated to God must be prepared to serve him. (I Sam. 7:3) We are to be prepared to do good works, (II Tim. 2:21) and […]