Monthly Archives: October 2008

Restored Relationship through Truth

I am reading A W Tozer’s ‘The Pursuit of God’ and in chapter 8 entitled ‘Restoring the Creator-Creature Relation’ he makes the comment… ‘Much of our diffulty as seeking Christians stems from our unwillingness to take God as He is … Continue reading

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Is God for Us or for Himself?

God is not silent. I hear Him as I cry out for salvation, I hear Him as I hope in His word, I hear Him as I cast my anxieties on Him, I hear Him as I plead for mercy … Continue reading

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More on the Cross-centered life

I am in sharing mode.  I am finding and enjoying various items of grace that are helping me in my pursuit of God, which is an active resting…a joyful wrestling…a hope-sustained run to a Promise given.  I want to digest … Continue reading

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“I am yours; save me,”

Psalm 119:89-96 Forever, O LORD…Father you are eternal and your word is eternal.  Your word is true and unchanging.  You speak and you keep speaking, your faithfulness has been manifested throughout time and eternity.  You are sovereign and attentive to … Continue reading

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‘Skunked’ all the wiser

I am thankful to God for the lessons He teaches others and I am praying, even right now, that I would truly listen and learn from them…before He needs to use a ‘skunk’ to get my attention.  There will be … Continue reading

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Nominal assent or true faith?

In light of some recent events and conversations, the following blog grabbed my attention and reminded me of the significant difference between an acceptance philosophy and a ‘my life(today and forever)depends upon this faith’ philosophy.  http://cavman.wordpress.com/2008/10/08/considering-nominal-christians/#comment-40982  Be discerning…and most importantly be … Continue reading

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Pray Psalm 119:74

Pray Psalm 119:74, “Those who fear you shall see me and rejoice, because I have hoped in your word.”       Pray that our fear, reverence and love for God would be evident and bring joy (the joy of the Lord is our … Continue reading

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