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3 Truths About God's Plan For You

Ephesians 2:10 AMP

For we are His workmanship [His own master work, a work of art], created in Christ Jesus [reborn from above—spiritually transformed, renewed, ready to be used] for good works, which God prepared [for us] beforehand [taking paths which He set], so that we would walk in...

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Enough With Being Realistic

Matthew 19:26 NIV

Jesus looked at them and said, “With man this is impossible, but with God all things are possible."


I can't stand the phrase "I'm just being realistic". The problem with this saying is it doesn't make room for God.

For most people, things only seem realistic ... when...

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You Have Power & Authority

Luke 10:19 AMP

Listen carefully: I have given you authority [that you now possess] to tread on serpents and scorpions, and [the ability to exercise authority] over all the power of the enemy (Satan); and nothing will [in any way] harm you.


 

As a disciple of Christ, you have power and...

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Just Ask For What You Want

Matthew 7:9-11 NIV - Which of you, if your son asks for bread, will give him a stone? Or if he asks for a fish, will give him a snake? If you, then, though you are evil, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will your Father in heaven give good gifts to those who ask him!


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Joy, No Matter What!

Nehemiah 8:10

It is a time to celebrate with a hearty meal and to send presents to those in need, for the joy of the Lord is your strength. You must not be dejected and sad!”


When everything is going great, it's easy to feel happy.

Because happiness is an emotion that's driven by your...

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God, What Are You Waiting For?

Isaiah 40:31 AMP

But those who wait for the Lord [who expect, look for, and hope in Him] Will gain new strength and renew their power; They will lift up their wings [and rise up close to God] like eagles [rising toward the sun]; They will run and not become weary, They will walk and not grow...

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Change Your Hope To Faith

Hebrews 11:1


Now faith is the assurance (title deed, confirmation) of things hoped for (divinely guaranteed), and the evidence of things not seen [the conviction of their reality—faith comprehends as fact what cannot be experienced by the physical senses].


Many years ago during a time of...

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How to Get Faith

Romans 10:17 AMP


So faith comes from hearing [what is told], and what is heard comes by the [preaching of the] message concerning Christ.


Do you have the faith to have, take or possess, what is already yours? I'm referring to your inheritance in the Word of God. The Word of God is God's will for...

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The Superpower Inside You

Ephesians 1:18-20 AMP

I pray that your hearts will be flooded with light so that you can see something of the future he has called you to share. I want you to realize that God has been made rich because we who are Christ’s have been given to him! I pray that you will begin to understand how...

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Anointed For Kingdom Business

If you are a Jesus-follower you are a marketplace disciple. You are called. You are anointed.

Whether you are part of the global workforce or a small business entrepreneur, what you may not know is that there is an anointing from God that accompanies your calling. In this video, I do a...

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When Jesus Accelerates You

John 6:21 AMP


Then they were willing to take Him on board the boat, and immediately the boat reached the [shore of the] land to which they were going.


 

A True Story.

Do you remember the story in the Bible when Jesus fed the five thousand? When He multiplied the lunch of a small boy, five...

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IF TRUE ... what would you attempt to do?

John 14:12-14 AMP

I assure you and most solemnly say to you, anyone who believes in Me [as Savior] will also do the things that I do; and he will do even greater things than these [in extent and outreach], because I am going to the Father. And I will do whatever you ask in My name [as My...

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