Tag Archives: God

God Never Sleep

God never sleeps.  God has been alert, fully functioning, and perfectly attentive for every single nanosecond of history. What’s more, not sleeping has never caused him to become anything less than perfect for even a moment. I get grumpy and … Continue reading

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An Expression of Trust

The willingness to lie down and sleep is itself an expression of trust in the sovereign hand of God. – Adrian Reynolds in And So To Bed…

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Passion Points

Here are some good posts for your weekend reading: 10 Things You Should Know about the Presence of God – J. Ryan Lister (Crossway) The church has two clear purposes: 1) the church works within itself for the sanctification of … Continue reading

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Doctrine Collection

Here are some good posts t help you think about God: 10 Things You Should Know about the Trinity – Fred Sanders (Crossway) 10 Things You Should Know about God’s Attributes – Mark Jones (Crossway) A Vital Yet Neglected Attribute … Continue reading

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Awed

Sometimes we are awed into silence in the presence of the Eternal. – J. Oswald Sanders in Enjoying Intimacy with God

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Flows

Everything in our Christian life and service flows from our relationship with God. If we are not in vital fellowship with Him, everything else will be out of focus. – J. Oswald Sanders in Enjoying Intimacy with God

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Rest Reflections

Without rest, we miss the rest of God: the rest he invites us to enter more fully so that we might know him more deeply. “Be still, and know that I am God.” Some knowing is never pursued, only received. … Continue reading

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The Savior’s Example, Part 2

He will not quarrel (strive, argue) or cry aloud (shout), nor will anyone hear his voice in the streets; a bruised (battered) reed he will not break, and a smoldering wick he will not quench. – Matthew 12:19-20a ESV (NKJV/CSB/others) … Continue reading

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The Shepherd’s Care

He will tend (feed) his flock like a shepherd; he will gather the lambs in his arms; he will carry them in his bosom, and gently lead those that are with young. – Isaiah 40:11 ESV (KJV)  Isaiah gives us … Continue reading

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Trust and Turn

Even if we do not understand what God is doing, we can believe that he is still at work. Trusting in the sovereign goodness of God will help us turn our attention to others in love rather than focusing on … Continue reading

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