September 19, 2015

Self-Control People do not drift toward holiness. Apart from grace-driven effort, people do not gravitate toward godliness, prayer, obedience to Scripture, faith, and delight in the Lord. We drift toward compromise and call it tolerance; we drift toward disobedience and call it freedom; we drift toward superstition and call it faith. We cherish the indiscipline […]

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You have been called to SHINE!

Now that I’ve put you there on a hilltop, on a light stand—shine! Keep open house; be generous with your lives. By opening up to others, you’ll prompt people to open up with God, this generous Father in heaven. Matthew 5:16 The world can be broken up into two groups of people: BELIEVERS: People who […]

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2015–Day 100

Jesus tells us to find a quiet, secluded place. a place where we will not be tempted to role-play. A place where you can be yourself, drop your masks and open the door to God, away from the hustle and bustle of life. Psalm 91:2-6 Say this: “God, you’re my refuge. I trust in you […]

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Obedience

For the Kingdom of God is not a matter of what we eat or drink, but of living a life of goodness and peace and joy in the Holy Spirit. If you serve Christ with this attitude, you will please God, and others will approve of you, too. “What is more pleasing to the Lord: […]

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Another Year Ending

Psalm 18:39  You armed me well for this fight . As 2014 ends and I prepare my social media sites and pages for 2015 I am reminded by God that conflict ion the road to recovery is inevitable. Acts 5:29 says “We must obey God rather than men.” There will be situations we will face where it will be […]

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Day 7 – January 7, 214

Thought: When we decide to let God have His way with us revolutionary things happen. As they do they can cause us fear and sometimes make us want to run away and return to the familiarity of our addictions and compulsions.  In the scripture below Jonah clearly heard God and knew what was required. He […]

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Day 364 – 30th December 2013

  As the year 2013 draws to an end I am reminded. as I am at most new years of my Scottish heritage. Above the door in my house hangs the plaque on the left. Which includes the Boyle family crest and motto ‘Dominus Providebit’, which translated says ‘The Lord will provide,’ This year I want […]

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Merry Christmas!

 The same God that gives us the ability to work gives us the ability to rest. Today at Melbourne Project 614 the staff met for lunch together. To pause, reflect on the achievements of 2013 and to encourage each other to prepare for 2014. After the lunch was finished some of us were sitting together, […]

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