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What would you do if you were God (Part 5)

What would you do if you were God (Part 5)

“Throughout the earth the story is the same— only a remnant is left, like the stray olives left on the tree or the few grapes left on the vine after harvest.” Isaiah 24:13 [NLT] In the previous installments of this series on God’s ways, I discussed why YHVH does things the way He does and … Continue reading What would you do if you were God (Part 5)

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Who Is in Control?

Who Is in Control?

In my last blog we looked at the story of Jacob, Leah, and Rachel to examine how people rely on themselves and their own devices instead of trusting YHVH. The Bible is packed with such illustrations for good reason. There is one true stronghold (YHVH) and one false stronghold (self) and for each person there … Continue reading Who Is in Control?

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Spiritual Maturity:  Dying for the Kingdom

Spiritual Maturity: Dying for the Kingdom

What does it mean to follow the King? For Yeshua’s first followers, it meant leaving family, jobs, security and comfort in order to build up the Kingdom of YHVH. Yeshua Himself gave up everything for the sake of the kingdom. What does building up the kingdom require of us?  Recently I wrestled with the challenge … Continue reading Spiritual Maturity: Dying for the Kingdom

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