• Devotionals,  Uncategorized

    Smoke and Mirrors

    And do this, understanding the present time: The hour has already come for you to wake up from your slumber, because our salvation is nearer now than when we first believed. Romans 13:11 I used to play baseball as a child, and I had the tendency to get easily distracted during a game. Nevertheless, I had a place on the team and a task to carry out. God has put us into specific positions in the body of Christ for such a time as this. If we allow ourselves to get distracted, we risk not completing our task, and we hold everyone else up in the process. I you are on third…

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    A time and a season

    “There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under the heavens.” – Ecclesiastes 3:1 There is the saying,  “Everything happens for a reason.”  I hear it all the time, especially when things don’t turn out the way we want them too.   Is this really truth; biblical?  Are we predestined for everything that happens to us?  NO We all have a purpose; however, we also have free will to make choices on how we live.  Sometimes the circumstances that follow certain decisions, are a good indication, that not everything happens for a reason.  It’s not based on Karma either, that is a twisted version of the…