Posts tagged with ‘Forgiveness’

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7/9/18 GODLINESS THAT WILL INFLUENCE SUCCEEDING GENERATIONS

by Barry Lovett
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“I will endeavor that you may be able, after my decease, to have these things always in remembrance.” II Peter 1:15. In the spiritual realm, we can leave an inheritance of life and light that will benefit others after our death.  The apostle Paul is a case in point. He was intent on making sure that […]

7/6/18 FOCUS ON TODAY’S OPPORTUNITIES RATHER THAN YESTERDAY’S FAILURES

by Barry Lovett
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“If we confess our sins, He is faithful and just to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.” I John 1:9. God’s pardon sets us free to begin again and focus on today’s opportunities rather than yesterday’s failures.  His faithful cleansing allows us to start over with a pure heart.  Today, […]

1/4/18 CHRISTLIKE LOVE IS PATIENT WITH THE FAULTS OF OTHERS.

by Barry Lovett
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“Even as Christ forgave you, so you also must do.” Colossians 3:13 Before criticizing others we might ask the Lord to reveal our own shortcomings.  Prior to ripping out the wires of relationships, we could check to see if patience and forgiveness are connected in our own heart.  It’s good to look inside our heart […]

11/16/17 THE FAINTEST KNOCK OF FAITH OPENS WIDE THE DOOR TO FORGIVENESS

by Barry Lovett
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“Seek the Lord while He may be found, call upon Him while He is near.” Isaiah 55:6 Money is a necessary part of living. Without money, we couldn’t secure the necessities of life. But there are things money can’t buy. Money can’t buy spiritual power or recognition from God. All the wealth of the whole world cannot […]