Tag Archives: Whining

CRITICS

Luke and The Lost It happens most when what you have been given to do is going well. You are at the pinnacle of the mission of ministry with others, people are coming to Christ in a mighty miraculous way … Continue reading

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THE IRONY

Mark – The Facts. Read this next passage and see the pure irony! The phrase that leaps from the page for me this morning is, “after tying Jesus securely”… You cannot bind up the Son of God! Jesus is in … Continue reading

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HOLDING TIGHT

Mark – The Facts. I have three weeks left. I am retiring from teaching at a job I love, but it is time to let it go. I gave the notice. In these last days, I have caught myself holding … Continue reading

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TALKING SMACK

Mark – The Facts. We all do it. To feel better about the “place” we are in life at the moment we talk smack about others who we feel are a threat to our “position” in this world. We put … Continue reading

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JESUS SEES OUR STRUGGLE

Mark – The Facts. Before problems arise in our lives, Jesus sees the imminent danger of the storm brewing on the horizon. He watches to see how we will handle the situation. At just the right time, He walks by … Continue reading

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SAY AMEN AND MOVE ON

Mark – The Facts. Do you experience times of tiredness as ministry leaders and volunteers? For example, have you sat in the nursery or preschool room with many tenacious toddlers and wondered, “When IS the pastor going to say the … Continue reading

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UNLIKELY

Mark – The Facts. Why is it that we look upon some people and instantly think, they would never come to Jesus, so there is no use in telling them about Him. Notice that I did not say invite them … Continue reading

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