Prayer

Thought 7

Today we are fasting from the thought that says: “If I forgive, I'll be taken advantage of.”

It is very tempting to give into this false belief, but don’t give into that thinking. Forgiveness doesn't mean tolerance. If someone is hurting you, you don't remain a punching bag for their mistreatment.

If you've been abused, you don't continue accepting it. Get in a safe place.

But, all of us need to trust God, regardless of what has been done to us.

How? (more…)

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Family

Becoming a Champion for Christ – The Champion’s Creed

conqueror1I. Introduction. As born again believers, we must all come to realize that God has given us the ability to be champions in life. We can reign over all things. There should be nothing to difficult for us. When we look to God our possibilities in life are without limitation. Luke 18:27 But He said, "The things which are impossible with men are possible with God." Philippians 4:13 I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me. The Jerusalem Bible says, "There is nothing I cannot master with the help of the One who gives me strength." (more…)

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General

Thought 6

resentmentToday we're fasting from the thought that says, “I tried to forgive but I just don't feel it.”

Many people are held back in life because they are waiting for the feeling of forgiveness before they let go. In the meantime, the unforgiveness continues its damage against them, while they wait for their feelings to change.

The problem with this thinking is that it is backwards.

Let’s overcome this today:

1. Forgiveness is not a feeling. It is a decision. Whatever grudge, whatever bitterness, or resentment that you have toward someone will not go away without a decision; a choice. (more…)

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