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by Clarence
January 7th, 2009, 3:04 pm
Forum: Clarence's Corner
Topic: Word for Today
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The engrafted Word (2) 07 Jan 2009 '...receive...the engrafted word...' James 1:21 When God gives you an 'engrafted Word,' it will make you hunger for more of the same. But be careful; don't go 'cherry-picking' the Bible for feel-good Scriptures. To grow in your faith you must discipline yourself to...
by Clarence
January 6th, 2009, 2:39 pm
Forum: Clarence's Corner
Topic: Word for Today
Replies: 578
Views: 51475

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The engrafted Word (1) 06 Jan 2009 '...receive...the engrafted word...' James 1:21 The 'engrafted Word' is self-sustaining. It doesn't require the accolades of men or the support of others to validate it. As Jesus was walking on the water towards His disciples in the boat, Peter said, '"...Lord...
by Clarence
January 4th, 2009, 6:34 pm
Forum: Clarence's Corner
Topic: Word for Today
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This year; persevere (4) 04 Jan 2009 'We will reap a harvest if we do not give up.' Galatians 6:9 Perseverance is a trait that can be cultivated, and the initial step to cultivating it is to eliminate two of its greatest enemies. These are: 1) A lifestyle of giving up. A little boy was promised an i...
by Clarence
January 3rd, 2009, 2:39 pm
Forum: Clarence's Corner
Topic: Word for Today
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Views: 51475

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This year; persevere (3) 03 Jan 2009 'We will reap a harvest if we do not give up.' Galatians 6:9 Observe two more things about perseverance: 1) Perseverance means stopping not because you're tired, but because the task is done. Diplomat Robert Strauss quipped, 'Success is like wrestling a 1000-poun...
by Clarence
January 2nd, 2009, 1:53 pm
Forum: Clarence's Corner
Topic: Word for Today
Replies: 578
Views: 51475

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This year; persevere (2) 02 Jan 2009 'We will reap a harvest if we do not give up.' Galatians 6:9 It's said that Walt Disney's request for a loan was rejected by 301 banks before he finally got "yes." But because he refused to quit, he built the world's most famous theme park. So, this yea...
by Clarence
January 1st, 2009, 7:02 am
Forum: Clarence's Corner
Topic: Word for Today
Replies: 578
Views: 51475

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This year; persevere (1) 01 Jan 2009 'We will reap a harvest if we do not give up.' Galatians 6:9 Perseverance means: 1) Succeeding because you're determined to, not because you're entitled to. Achievers don't sit back and wait for success because they think the world 'owes them.' No, if you're wise...
by Clarence
December 31st, 2008, 2:03 pm
Forum: Clarence's Corner
Topic: Word for Today
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SMART start the New Year! 31 Dec 2008 'the righteous will hold to their ways, and those with clean hands will grow stronger.' Job 17:9 Whoever said, 'Procrastination is the thief of time,' was right. We keep postponing, promising ourselves we'll do better. Be honest, how many of last year's resoluti...
by Clarence
December 30th, 2008, 3:42 pm
Forum: Clarence's Corner
Topic: Word for Today
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Views: 51475

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In the fire 30 Dec 2008 'Then the king promoted Shadrach, Meshach and Abednego...' Daniel 3:30 The story of the three Hebrew children in the fiery furnace makes us realise four things: 1) Obeying God doesn't exempt you from trouble. Don't expect the world to always understand or appreciate you. Look...
by Clarence
December 29th, 2008, 6:32 am
Forum: Clarence's Corner
Topic: Word for Today
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No shortcuts - you've got to work for it! 29 Dec 2008 'Lazy hands make a man poor, but diligent hands bring wealth.' Proverbs 10:4 When questioned about his incredible success, Bill Gates, founder of Microsoft, offered these ten insights to anyone starting out. They are worth considering: 1) Life is...
by Clarence
December 27th, 2008, 9:40 am
Forum: Clarence's Corner
Topic: Word for Today
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How to fight so everybody wins 27 Dec 2008 '...watch out or you will be destroyed by each other.' Galatians 5:15 Healthy relationships aren't conflict free; they're conflict resolving. The problem is: we fight for victories instead of fighting for solutions. The result is: one wins, one loses, and t...