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How Jesus Treats His Sheep


Psalm 23:1-4 The Lord is my shepherd, I lack nothing. He makes me lie down in green pastures, he leads me beside quiet waters, he refreshes my soul. He guides me along the right paths for his name's sake. Even though I walk through the darkest valley, I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me. Today I want us to focus on the meanin...

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Hope in the Valley


Psalm 23:1-4 The Lord is my Shepherd, I have everything I need. He makes me lie down in green pastures; He leads me beside still waters. He restores my soul. He leads me in the right paths for his name's sake. Even when I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil, for you are with me! This phrase, "Even though I walk through the valley of the sha...

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How to Relax & Stop Worrying


John 14:1 (CEV) Don't be worried! Have faith in God and have faith in me.How do we do that? How do we trust God to meet our needs? Well, God makes it very clear in the Bible that if we'll do these four things, worry is going to drain out of our life. Every time we worry is a wasted second of our life. It's wasted energy. God says it doesn't change anything. It's unreasona...

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3 Truths About God's Goodness


Here are three fundamental truths about God's goodness that you can base your life on. These are always true. Our circumstances don't dictate whether God is good or not. No matter what life throws at you, these truths are a solid foundation, because God's goodness never changes. Here's three quick truths about the goodness of God. THREE FUNDAMENTAL TRUTHS I CAN BASE MY ...

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5 Steps to Getting God's Guidance


Yesterday We talked about the four things we've got to stop doing in order to live Spirit-led lives. In order to discern his voice. In order to know where he is guiding us. So, now, what are the five things we start doing? These are all very easy to understand. Number one, if I want to get guidance from God... 1. I must be WANT to do what God says. Psalm 40:8 I take joy...

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Four "Stops" to Getting God's Guidance


The Bible tells us that life is a journey, and that God has given us a roadmap, the Bible. That God has given us a compass, that's our conscience that keeps us headed in the right direction if we listen to it, and that God has even given us a personal guidance counselor, and he is the Holy Spirit. How do we hear God speak to us? How do we learn to get God's will in our li...

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Finding Joy in Hard Relationships


If we're going to be in relationships, we're going to be hurt. There will be misunderstandings, there will be conflict, there will be apathy, there will be inconsiderate remarks, even with people we love deeply.How we handle that hurt will make the difference whether we have joy or whether we have resentment in our life or marriage or relationship. The problem is that it...

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3 Reasons We Can Have Joy No Matter What


Psalms 62:8 O my people, trust in him at all times. Pour out your heart to him, for God is our refuge. God is in control. He can repair the unrepairable. He can control the uncontrollable. He can help us where it doesn't look like there's any hope in the situation. If we let Him into our life, focus on His power rather than our problem, we will have joy. If we focus on o...

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Relationships That Last


How do we experience joy in our relationships? Like, real, lasting joy? Whether it's in our marriages or relationships with friends and family, we have to do something that goes against what culture teaches. One of the secrets to experiencing joy and fulfillment in a relationship is to focus on giving rather than receiving. Sounds obvious? Okay, but how many of us actual...

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Overwhelmed to Overflowing


Today I want us to look at the subject of moving from being overwhelmed to overflowing. I want to begin by explaining two fundamentally different approaches to life. We can approach life with a shortage mindset, or we can approach life with a surplus mindset. Big, big difference. A SHORTAGE mindset: I never have ENOUGH and NEVER WILL. That's going to leave us feeling ove...

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