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Your Number One Fan

No matter what you have done, God is your number one fan. He is your greatest supporter and wants you to succeed. If you follow Him your plans will prosper and He will give you the desires of your heart.

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2021

2021 – what a year!! We all have so much to be thankful for. Even those who have walked through the valley of the shadow of death or have suffered a great deal. No matter what we have been through there is even more for us to be thankful for. We could choose to dwell…

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A Fresh Start

A fresh start, a new beginning, the latest chapter. Over-night nothing radical has changed but today offers us a wonderful opportunity to begin again. A brilliant chance to turn over a new leaf, to re-focus and to strive for something better. I’m not talking about New Years’ Resolutions I’m talking about real changes for God…

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Not What, but Who

It’s not WHAT you know that will help you most this year, it really is WHO you know. You can know all you want to about God but don’t confuse that with actually knowing God. I know a lot about many famous people, but I don’t know any of them personally – and they certainly…

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Missed Opportunities

Don’t let tomorrow be littered with missed opportunities, blown chances and wrong turns. Commit tomorrow to God and commit yourself to following His lead wherever that may take you.

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This Year

This year could be like any other. However, we have the opportunity to make it remarkable. It’s all down to us, it doesn’t depend on our circumstances, other people, our job or anything else, it’s down to us. Will we choose to follow God more closely, take more risks for Him, care more deeply for…

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The Moon

I’ve just been looking at the moon through our telescope. I love it, so bashed about, full of damage, in many ways dull and lifeless and yet so beautiful and radiant. Like us the moon has no light of its own it simply reflects the light that comes its way. We may be battered, damaged…

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Eight Beautiful Attitudes 8

And after all is said and done and I’ve stuck right to my task If my life is right and my walk is true persecution is what I ask They will criticise, mock and sneer at every step of my life story But though they persecute me still it is my greatest victory. Blessed are…

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Eight Beautiful Attitudes 7

To live in peace and spread God’s peace, to all who come my way To soothe those troubled waters of the battle and the fray To speak words of peace and keep the peace in all I say and do To remain at peace and trust the God of peace when the devil turns the…

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Eight Beautiful Attitudes 6

Purity, integrity, sincerity are a battle that I daily face A battle I would lose each day without God’s saving grace I strive to form my character in God’s refining fire To purge myself of all my faults for this is my desire Blessed are the pure in heart

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Eight Beautiful Attitudes 5

When it comes to God’s forgiveness it is I who is in need And when others come to me I will refrain to make them plead As forgiveness has been given me so I shall freely give For as humans we will surely err, but in forgiving I will truly live Blessed are the meek

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Eight Beautiful Attitudes 4

What I feed will grow in me and what I starve will die I choose to feed the hunger I have found for God on high I choose to feed the kingdom He’s planted here in me And when God asks who’s hungry I will lodge a guilty plea Blessed are those who hunger and…

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Eight Beautiful Attitudes 3

I used to long for riches, for gold and precious rings I wanted more, I wanted fame and all these worldly things But I have turned my back on this and my God gives second chances And I have learnt to be content in all life’s circumstances Blessed are the meek

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Eight Beautiful Attitudes 2

When I look at my poverty, the lack in my walk My heart is sad, I sit and cry and grasp the final stalk I mourn for what my life could be, I mourn over my sin Yet I know that God will hear my cry and the blessing will begin Blessed are those who…

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Eight Beautiful Attitudes 1

When honesty abounds and the truth is what I speak I know my faith is pretty poor, I know my spirit life is weak Yet when I choose to thirst for God with all that is within I know that God will hear my cry and the blessing will begin Blessed are the poor in…

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Leaders

You don’t have to run a church to be a leader in God’s eyes. You don’t have to travel the world to be a missionary. You are a leader over anyone with whom you have influence. You are a missionary wherever you are and to whoever you meet. Everyone is important in the service of…

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Forgiveness

If we fail to forgive we are no better than the one who we need to forgive. To forgive is a command, not an option. However hard it is, however much we wrestle with it and ask God for help, in the end it is simply a decision of the mind that we need to…

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Unity

Christian unity is not about always agreeing it’s about disagreeing and still walking the journey of faith together in love, continually wanting the best for each other.

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Your Safe Place

God is your safe place. In Him there is no fear. He will shelter you and keep you from harm. He will fill you with His peace. God is your refuge. He is all powerful to protect. If God is on your side you need fear nothing. What can happen to you if God is…

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Hope

In a world of desperate pain, confusion, anguish and helplessness there is hope. There is good news and that news is that God hasn’t given up on His creation. God hasn’t given up on this world, God hasn’t given up on you and me. The rescue party is on it’s way. There is a solution.…

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