An Undivided Heart

Posted Apr 30th 2016, 12:00 by Christian Fellowship Association for ASA Employees on Christian Living


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An Undivided Heart
Psalm 86:11
“Teach me Your way, O Lord, and I will walk in Your truth;
give me an undivided heart, that I may fear Your name.”
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What happens when you have one foot on the boat and one foot on the dock?
You will either not go anywhere or you fall into the water.
How pleasant is it to straddle a fence?
Do you tell people that you follow Jesus,
but avoid those same people when it is time for secret...

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Key To Effective Prayer- Humility

Posted Apr 17th 2016, 12:00 by Christian Fellowship Association for ASA Employees on Christian Living


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Key To Effective Prayer- Humility
1 Peter 5:5-6
“Likewise you younger people, submit yourselves to your elders.
Yes, all of you be submissive to one another, and be clothed with humility,
for "God resists the proud, But gives grace to the humble."
Therefore humble yourselves under the mighty hand of God,
that He may exalt you in due time.”
(“God resists the proud, But gives grace to the humble”)
(Peter is quoting from the Septuagint Version of Proverbs 3:34)
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Humility is a very important key...

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Whom Do You Trust?

Posted Apr 2nd 2016, 12:00 by Christian Fellowship Association for ASA Employees on Christian Living


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Whom Do You Trust?
Psalm 118:8-9
“It is better to trust in the LORD than to put confidence in man.
It is better to trust in the LORD than to put confidence in princes.”
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There are a lot of applications to this passage,
but let me talk to you about just one.
You do not want to trust the state of your eternal soul to any man.
Maybe your husband prays.
Maybe he has a "real deal" relationship with God.
Do not expect that to...

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I Have No Lack

Posted Mar 12th 2016, 12:00 by Christian Fellowship Association for ASA Employees on Christian Living


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I Have No Lack
Psalm 23:1
“The Lord is my Shepherd, I shall not want.”
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Have you ever read a verse for years, and suddenly you didn't understand it?
Like the verse above from Psalm 23.
I know it by heart. I’ve quoted it to myself for many years.
But the other day as I read it I asked myself, “Do I have all that I want?”
And to be honest, the answer was…..no.
I have a truck load of things that I want.
A...

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When God Whispered

Posted Feb 21st 2016, 12:00 by Christian Fellowship Association for ASA Employees on Christian Living


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When God Whispered
2 Timothy 3:16-17
“All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness, so that the man of God may be thoroughly equipped for every good work.”
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A four year old boy had to learn 2 Timothy 3:16 for a church function.
One of the church leaders was concerned and stated that there was just no way the children could grasp the idea of Scripture being "God-breathed."
So we decided to ask a...

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The Lord's Great Love

Posted Feb 6th 2016, 12:00 by Christian Fellowship Association for ASA Employees on Christian Living


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The Lord’s Great Love
Lamentations 3:22
“Because of the Lord’s great love, we are not consumed, for His compassions never fail.”
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This verse is like a shining beacon in a dark tunnel.
What a powerful reminder that we are always loved and pursued in a personal way!
In contrast with the peoples’ stubbornness and selfishness,
God’s faithfulness restores and heals.
“His compassions never fail.”
There is no situation in your life that God will not be able to reach you and whisper His goodness...

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Taking and Giving

Posted Jan 24th 2016, 12:00 by Christian Fellowship Association for ASA Employees on Christian Living


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Taking and Giving
Job 1:21
"Naked I came from my mother's womb, And naked shall I return there.
The Lord gave, and the Lord has taken away; Blessed be the name of the Lord."
Ruth 4:16
“Then Naomi took the child, laid him in her lap and cared for him.”
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Naomi, after losing her husband and sons, never expected the day would come when she would be holding her grandson!
Ruth’s love and faithfulness to Naomi was rewarded by God as He provided...

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Better Than Life

Posted Jan 3rd 2016, 12:00 by Christian Fellowship Association for ASA Employees on Christian Living


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Better Than Life
Psalms 63:1-4
“O God, You are my God; early will I seek You; my soul thirsts for You; my flesh longs for You in a dry and thirsty land where there is no water. So I have looked for You in the sanctuary, to see Your power and Your glory.
Because Your lovingkindness is better than life, my lips shall praise You.
Thus I will bless You while I live; I will lift up my hands in...

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Noble Character

Posted Nov 27th 2015, 12:00 by Christian Fellowship Association for ASA Employees on Christian Living


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Noble Character
Ruth 3:11
“And now, my daughter, don’t be afraid. I will do for you all you ask.
All my fellow townsmen know that you are a woman of noble character.”
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Boaz and the entire town have noticed Ruth’s character and kindness to Naomi.
Do you live in a small town where people watch your life closely?
How would people in your community describe you?
What about at work or at home, what type of reputation have you gained?
What evidence is there...

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Are You Calm Inside?

Posted Nov 1st 2015, 12:00 by Christian Fellowship Association for ASA Employees on Christian Living


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Are You Calm Inside?
Isaiah 26:3-4
“You will keep in perfect peace all who trust in you, whose thoughts are fixed on you! Trust in the LORD always, for the LORD GOD is the eternal Rock.”
Galatians 5:22-23
“When the Holy Spirit controls our lives, he will produce this kind of fruit in us: love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control.”
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So I ask you.
Are you calm inside?
Search yourself right now and see.
Yes, no,…. or like me, maybe...

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The Right Perspective

Posted Oct 11th 2015, 12:00 by Christian Fellowship Association for ASA Employees on Christian Living


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The Right Perspective
Hebrews 11:13-16
“These all died in faith, not having received the promises, but having seen them afar off were assured of them, embraced them and confessed that they were strangers and pilgrims on the earth. For those who say such things declare plainly that they seek a homeland. And truly if they had called to mind that country from which they had come out, they would have had opportunity to return. But now they desire...

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Running Together

Posted Sep 27th 2015, 12:00 by Christian Fellowship Association for ASA Employees on Christian Living


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Running Together
1 Corinthians 9:24
“Know ye not that they which run in a race run all, but one receiveth the prize?
So run, that ye may obtain.”
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I have a race to run.
God has given you a race to run as well.
Every man runs his own race.
We’re not racing against each other to win the victor’s crown.
We are in a pilgrimage together.
I’m not trying to outrun you.
And you’re not trying to outrun me.
That is good news!
God has a plan...

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Where Have You Pitched Your Tent?

Posted Sep 12th 2015, 12:00 by Christian Fellowship Association for ASA Employees on Christian Living


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Where Have You Pitched Your Tent?
Genesis 13:12
“Abram dwelled in the land of Canaan,
and Lot dwelled in the cities of the plain,
and pitched his tent toward Sodom.”
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Notice that Lot pitched his tent toward Sodom.
Every day his attention was placed on that city.
Here is what the Bible says about those that lived there.
“But the men of Sodom were wicked and sinners before the LORD exceedingly”
Genesis 13:13, KJV
What we focus our attention on will influence us.
It will try to...

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Not By Chance

Posted Aug 29th 2015, 12:00 by Christian Fellowship Association for ASA Employees on Christian Living


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Not By Chance
Ruth 2:3
“So she went out and began to glean in the fields behind the harvesters.
As it turned out, she found herself working in a field belonging to Boaz, who was from the clan of Elimelech.”
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Ruth took the initiative, gleaning in the fields and searching for food to bring to Naomi. God blessed Ruth by leading her to the field of a distant family member from Elimelech’s clan named Boaz.
The phrase in this verse: ‘As...

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And Such Were Some Of You

Posted Aug 23rd 2015, 12:00 by Christian Fellowship Association for ASA Employees on Christian Living


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And Such Were Some Of You
I Corinthians 6:9-11
“Don't you know that those who do wrong will have no share in the Kingdom of God? Don't fool yourselves. Those who indulge in sexual sin, who are idol worshipers, adulterers, male prostitutes, homosexuals, thieves, greedy people, drunkards, abusers, and swindlers -- none of these will have a share in the Kingdom of God.
And such were some of you. There was a time when some of you were just...

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