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Have You Experienced the Power of Forgiveness?

Forgiveness is one of the most powerful traits of a follower of Jesus! In fact, it is essential to becoming a follower of Jesus. Jesus clearly stated on several occasions: “if you do not forgive others their trespasses, neither will your Father forgive your trespasses.” Despite this warning, forgiveness is something many people struggle with!…
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May 16, 2017 0

How to Handle Criticism

Criticism is a reality in our lives. No matter what we do or where we go, we will face criticism. If you are following your God-given dream and if you are following Jesus you may face even more criticism! Criticism can hurt. It can leave scars. It can damage relationships. It is not pleasant to…
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May 9, 2017 4

Ten Marks of Abundant Life

Following Jesus means we live an abundant life (John 10:10). What is an abundant life? It is life to the full. There are many ways to describe abundant life. Here are a few: 1. A life of confidence. When we follow Jesus, we can be sure he leads us in the best way. He directs…
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May 2, 2017 0

The Priorities of a Follower

The follower of Jesus has a very simplified priority system! In fact, it can’t be any simpler. There is one priority – follow Jesus. That’s a simple but incomplete answer! We could easily assume that our lives would then be one dimensional. What about family, friends, work, recreation, school. Don’t those things matter? Before we…
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April 25, 2017 0