dreams, purpose

When You’re Afraid to Dream

I’ve always been a proponent of dreams. Not the kind that you have while you sleep, but the kind found in the fourth definition of Merriam-Webster’s online dictionary: a strongly desired goal or purpose. When you define “dream” that way, who can live without such a thing? We spend the last week of December every year wracking our brains for …

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Working Out Our Salvation as God Works In Us: Fulfill God’s Purposes!

It’s one of those perplexing verses at first glance. “Therefore, dear friends, as you have always obeyed –not only in my presence, but now much more in my absence–continue to work out your salvation with fear and trembling, for it is God who works in you to will and to act according to His good purposes.” Philippians 2:12,13.   What?!!! …

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Bite of Bread, purpose, Uncategorized

Bite of Bread: God’s Purpose for Us

Purpose: the reason for which something is made. . . (dictionary.com) Grab your journal and jot down these verses. Or take a screen shot. Pour your coffee and gather your favorite Bible then light a candle.  Make yourself a cozy place to be with Jesus every day. Ask God why He made you. Go ahead, write it down in your journal. …

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