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A Hunger for God’s Word

A Hunger for God’s Word

How intensely does a newborn baby want milk? You can’t imagine its desire unless you’ve heard it cry in the middle of the night! It doesn’t matter if you’ve worked hard all day and are tired, or that you fed the baby just an hour earlier! An infant’s agenda is about as ...

Bob Gass

February 1st, 2017

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The Bible Formula for Happiness

The Bible Formula for Happiness

Are you the kind of person who needs clear answers to everything and can’t tolerate shades of grey? Well, the truth is we don’t have answers for much of what happens in the world. God stamps many of the issues we struggle with: ‘Will explain later!’ Modern science would have

Bob Gass

October 30th, 2016

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Liquid Word

Liquid Word

Are you living a dry life? Then get into God’s Word and get it into you. It will affect you inside and out! On the inside God’s Word is like medicine. You don’t have to understand how it works, just keep taking it! Something amazing happens when you drink in the Scriptures. ...

Bob Gass

August 3rd, 2016

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What you get from reading God’s Word

What you get from reading God’s Word

God promises certain things to those who take time each day to get to know Him through His Word. Let’s look at some of them: 1) Joy. ‘When your words came, I ate them; they were my joy and my heart’s delight, for I bear your name, LORD God Almighty.’ 2) Strength. ‘Now I ...

Bob Gass

December 17th, 2015

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God’s Laser

God’s Laser

Does reading the Bible sometimes make you uneasy? Does the sermon feel like it’s directed at you? ‘…the Word of God is…sharper than any double-edged sword…it penetrates even to dividing soul and spirit…Nothing in all creation is hidden from God’s sight. Everything is ...

Bob Gass

September 19th, 2015

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HOW TO ACTIVATE GOD’S WORD (2)

HOW TO ACTIVATE GOD’S WORD (2)

While you are waiting for God’s Word to be fulfilled in your life, do these three things: 1) Verbalize it. The most effective way to pray is to speak God’s Word. The patriarchs, prophets and psalmists regularly reminded God of His promises in prayer, confident He would keep ...

Bob Gass

May 21st, 2015

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HOW TO ACTIVATE GOD’S WORD (1)

HOW TO ACTIVATE GOD’S WORD (1)

Making the right decisions and choosing the right actions are the crux of living successfully. If you are the source of your own wisdom, or you’re looking to others, your odds are not good. Paul writes, ‘Let Christ’s word with all its wisdom and richness live in you.’ If you

Bob Gass

May 20th, 2015

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THE WORD AND THE SPIRIT

THE WORD AND THE SPIRIT

When your mind is not open to the Holy Spirit, you cannot understand God’s Word. So if you find reading the Bible unrewarding, try this: before you open your Bible, open your heart and pray, ‘Holy Spirit, show me what I don’t see and teach me what I don’t know.’ Paul writes:

Bob Gass

May 19th, 2015

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You’ll Find the Answer in the Bible

You’ll Find the Answer in the Bible

Worldly success can leave you empty, but here’s something that won’t: ‘The instructions of the Lord are perfect, reviving the soul…’ Have your plans fallen apart? Have you made a mess of your life? Do you need direction? Read this: ‘The decrees of the Lord are ...

Bob Gass

April 13th, 2015

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Study Your Bible (2)

Study Your Bible (2)

Spend time in prayer before you study the Bible. Ask the Lord to cleanse you from all known sin and fill you with the Holy Spirit so that you’ll be in fellowship with Him during your study time. Again, the purpose of Bible study isn’t to get new revelations and new rules; ...

Bob Gass

April 2nd, 2015

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