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Grumble be Gone

Grumble be Gone

When things go wrong, I would not be a grumbler, complaining, seeing everything as grim; God always gives his best to those who leave the choice with him. Most of us do our fair share of complaining, but few of us see it for what it is. Although we condemn some sins in ...

Mike Medlin

September 12th, 2014

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Follow THE Leader

Follow THE Leader

It’s hard to follow Christ closely if your eyes are focused on those around you. In his book The Unchained Soul, Calvin Miller describes his own struggle with envy and pride. When he was pastoring, he and another church member listed their houses for sale at about the ...

Mike Medlin

September 11th, 2014

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Who’s in Charge?

Who’s in Charge?

God’s sovereignty overrules any calamity. When the year 1999 came to a close, great leaders of the century were remembered, including Prime Minister Winston Churchill and President Franklin Roosevelt. During World War II, they led Great Britain and the United States to

Mike Medlin

September 10th, 2014

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Time to Engage

Time to Engage

I believe that the only real hope for the world is the return of Jesus Christ. I don’t know when the Lord will come, but while I wait I’ll continue witnessing for Him and praying for a great revival. Paul lived in the Roman Empire under the rule of the cruel and ruthless ...

Mike Medlin

September 9th, 2014

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What Changed?

What Changed?

When we are confronted with irritating situations and we begin to feel sorry for ourselves, we should ask these questions: Is the trouble really with others? Or could it be me? A young woman lived in a home where she was very unhappy. She often complained to her friends and ...

Mike Medlin

September 8th, 2014

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Good News-Bad News?

Good News-Bad News?

In a world full of bad news, our only hope is the good news of Jesus. Do people really want to hear good news? Maybe not, broadcaster Paul Harvey suggests. The bad news about crime and tragedy may seem more interesting, and actually more compatible with their own tastes. As ...

Mike Medlin

September 5th, 2014

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Pale by Comparison

Pale by Comparison

When you think no one has problems like yours, remember what Jesus endured. We all have a tendency to feel sorry for ourselves when trouble comes our way and everything seems to be going wrong. One cure for these feelings can be found in remembering what other believers have

Mike Medlin

September 4th, 2014

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Did You Forget?

Did You Forget?

Someone has said, “If Christians praised God more, the world would doubt Him less.” Not only is it appropriate, therefore, to express your gratitude for all His benefits, but your example may also encourage others to move from doubt to faith as you praise Him. Although ...

Mike Medlin

September 3rd, 2014

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Jesus, Our Stand-In

Jesus, Our Stand-In

The Lamb of God was crucified, The penalty for sin was paid, God’s holiness was satisfied, For all our sins on Christ were laid. God the judge not only declared us guilty but also paid our penalty. The atoning death of Christ is a truth so profound that scholars have ...

Mike Medlin

September 2nd, 2014

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Can You Hear Me Now?

Can You Hear Me Now?

God hears us when we call to Him, Not one voice is ignored; The sounds of praise, the pleas of pain are all heard by the Lord. As Christians, we believe that God hears us when we pray not because we deserve it but because Christ has opened the way for us to talk directly to ...

Mike Medlin

September 1st, 2014

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