Category Archives: Attributes of God

Alarmed? Love the Lord Resolutely   (Psalm 31, Pt 2)

Have you ever noticed how fear feelings can distort perceptions? If you’ve ever awakened out of a nightmare you know what I mean. Finally awake, you realize there is no actual danger. Yet the feelings keep you dwelling on the … Continue reading

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Alarmed? Trust the Lord Knowledgeably. (Psalm 31)

Read news headlines and you’ll find plenty to concern you. Headlines announce riots in France, water shortages in the West, another ebola death, stocks plunging again, and tech companies monitoring us through our devices. Military, police, and security people face … Continue reading

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God is infinitely lovable.

One of the Puritan’s, I don’t remember who, said that God is lovable because He is perfect. This idea set me to brainstorming. How is perfection lovable? Why would the imperfect be unlovable, or at least less lovable? For example, contagious viruses and … Continue reading

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Rejoice in the Lord – How to Put On Joy

At times, or in certain situations, choosing joy is not easy to do. Nevertheless, in His great kindness and goodness, God desires that His children be full of joy. He has even commanded that we rejoice. “Rejoice in the Lord … Continue reading

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Rejoice in the Lord–Our Duty to God

Christian joy is a joyful duty. Continue reading

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Rejoice in the Lord–God’s Desire for Us

In the book, Pollyanna, Mrs. Snow snowed almost everybody. She was always “very poorly” and complained constantly. If someone gave her lamb broth, she wanted chicken, if chicken she wanted calf’s foot jelly, if jelly she wanted lamb broth. Her … Continue reading

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