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Taking Every Thought Captive part 5

Today’s Truth  “We demolish arguments and every pretension that sets itself up against the knowledge of God, and we take captive every thought to make it obedient to Christ” (2 Corinthians 10:5 NIV). Friend To Friend  Over the past few days, we have been looking at steps to taking every thought captive to the obedience […]

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Taking Every Thought Captive part 3

Today’s Truth  “We demolish arguments and every pretension that sets itself up against the knowledge of God, and we take captive every thought to make it obedient to Christ” (2 Corinthians 10:5 NIV).  Friend To Friend  My neighbor, Michael, was a stand-in for Samuel, the nine-year-old son of Benjamin Martin (Mel Gibson) in the movie […]

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Taking Every Thought Captive part 1

Today’s Truth  “We are destroying speculation and every lofty thing raised up against the knowledge of God, and we are to take every thought captive to the obedience of Christ” (2 Corinthians 10:5 NASB). Friend To Friend  Several years ago, my family went on an excursion out West.  We flew to Nevada, rented a car, […]

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The Three-headed Monster Rears His Ugly Head

Today’s Truth 2 Corinthians 3:4 (NIV) “Such confidence as this is ours through Christ before God.  Not that we are competent in ourselves to claim anything for ourselves, but our competence comes from God.” Friend To Friend The three-headed monster of inferiority, insecurity and inadequacy can paralyze a Christian into inactivity and leave him or […]

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“I’m Not __________ Enough.”

Today’s Truth “Don’t you know that you yourselves are God’s temple and that God’s Spirit lives in you” (1 Corinthians 3:16). Friend To Friend I’m not _____________ enough. You can fill that blank in with smart, talented, gifted, spiritual, or any number of positive attributes.  But the root source of each one of those lies […]

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