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A Monday Morning Prayer and Message!

Monday, October 18, 2010

Gooooood Morning Everyone! We pray that evveryone had a blessed weekend.....we did! Our church raised 15, 985 cans of meat for Impact in Houston to help feed the hungry and the poor. Praise God!

"Heavenly Father, Eternal God, help us to guard our ways, lest we sin with our tongue; help us to police our words and speech. Make us aware of our words with everybody. You have blessed us with the gift of speech: a tool with which to communicate; a method of expressions, the ability to solve problems and avoid conflicts; a gift to be used for doing good and not evil. Help us to remove anger, bitterness, slander, murmuring and gossip from our speech. Guide our tongue to edify You and encourage others. Enable our speech to make us pure in heart, to honor You daily in our lives. This we pray and ask this morning in Jesus' precious name, Amen!"


What happens when we sin? We contaminate ourselves and corrupt our lives because we choose to listen to Satan and not to God (Gen 3:4). We lie and we blame others for our sins (Gen 3:12). It causes us to hide from God rsther than seek God (Gen 3:8). Our nakedness shames us and we try to cover up our sinful nature (Gen 3:7). We are explelled from the presence of God and excluded from the tree of life (G2n 3:22-24). Where we once were free, we are now enslaved to sin, guilty and condemned.....Lost forever, unless we are made free again by Christ Jesus, by his word, by his truth, by his death, and by his blood. He paid the debt for our sins so we can be free again to follow Him, to wealk the way he has established for us in order that we may eat of the tree of life. That's something to think about! May each of you be blessed today with God's truth and blessings.
In His Love, Vic.

  
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PLAYBLUES22 10/18/2010 12:47PM

    Thank you Sweetie we have to stay head strong and, thank God for everything -

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CRYSTLE4HIMTX10 10/18/2010 12:23PM

    Amen

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THEWINNER33 10/18/2010 12:05PM

    his devotion is a great way to begin today and this week. Thank you. Marcia

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SRAGEE1972 10/18/2010 11:25AM

    Beautiful, thank you for your inspiring words, and thanks to God for placing them in your heart.

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PHYL220 10/18/2010 9:44AM

    Amen! emoticon

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VBPARROTHEAD 10/18/2010 9:30AM

  Amen! A good prayer anyday!

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A Saturday Morning Prayer!

Saturday, October 16, 2010

"Heavenly Father, Awesome God, may we always be encouraged to look deeper and gaze upon your beauty, the works of thy hands, and your majestic being. May we be amazed at recognizing you our God who provides all our needs, our God who keeps all of his promises. our God who displays his vast wisdom and order through his word and his works. Without You and your direction, life would be a maze of trials, error and despair. But we have a living God who leads us through the valleys of life to bring us to greater glory. Help us Father, to give You fully our attention daily. May we always be amazed by your GREATNESS. In Jesus' name we pray, Amen!"

  
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PHYL220 10/16/2010 7:37PM

    Amen!

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SVELTEWARRIOR 10/16/2010 4:17PM

    Amen Beautiful prayer

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LIGHTHOUSEGIRL1 10/16/2010 12:09PM

    Amen and thank you !!!!

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JGMK55 10/16/2010 11:00AM

    Amen!

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A Friday Morning Prayer and Message!

Friday, October 15, 2010

Gooooooooooood Morning Everyone! Yesterday was a blessed day! we held a home bible study in our home and invited people in our community and three of them came and studied with us. Praise God!

"Eternal Father, Holy God, we praise you for your loving kindness, for your wonderful grace, and for your tender mercy, for you are such a GREAT GOD and yet you are a God also of the little things in our life. Teach us Father, to praise you with our whole heart; teach us to tell others of your marvelous works; teach us to be glad and rejoice in you; teach us to sing praises to your awesome name. Help us not to forget to look for you in all the little details in our life. Help us to remember that your presence is everywhere, if we will take the time to notice. Open our eyes and hearts that we may see your majesty and unspeakable glory. This we pray and ask in Jesus' name, Amen!"


When was the first time God told man he was free to do something? If you answered, "In the Garden", you are correct. In Gen 2:16-17 God told man, "Of every tree in the garden thou may FREELY eat; but of the tree of knowledge of good and evil, thou shall not eat of it; for in the day thou eastest thereof thou shall die." God created man a free condition, but man broke God's one and only law and empowered Satan into his life. So it is with us today, but God has provided a way through our Lord, Jesus Christ, to free us from the law of sin. What does it mean to be FREE? It means to be be free from contamination and corruption. God's aim has always been and will always be to protect us, if we allow him to do it. To Be Continued. Have a safe weekend and we will continue our study on Monday. God Bless, Vic.

  
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PLAYBLUES22 10/15/2010 2:37PM

    Thank you Sweetie for your prayers, there are so many that don't know the pleasure of freedom that so many take for granted

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HMOONLIGHT 10/15/2010 1:04PM

    God bless you as well.

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PATTYCAKE17 10/15/2010 11:23AM

    Have a blessed weekend. What a nice surprise that must have been, to have 3 new visitors to your Bible study. How inspiring it is when we step out in faith and God confirms our actions! emoticon

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SRAGEE1972 10/15/2010 11:20AM

    That was a beautiful prayer, thank you for helping me remember who makes all of this possible

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GROEDER 10/15/2010 11:09AM

    Thanks for the prayer and inspiration.

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A Thursday Morning Prayer and Message!

Thursday, October 14, 2010

Greetings everyone! We love your response and comments. Thank you and Praise God!

"Heavenly Father, Righteous God, may we lie down and sleep in peace because you alone, O God, make us to dwell in safety when we are in Christ Jesus. Help us not to sin when we are in distress. Help us to search our own hearts to be sure that our motives and attitudes are right. Help us to come to you and worship you as we place our love and devotion on the altar. Let the light of your face shine upon us and fill our hearts with your joy and peace. Enable us to turn our lives over to you in total obedience and sleep each night soundly in your loving arms. This we pray and ask in Jesus' name, Amen!"


Paul was a minister of the New Covenant to those in Macedonia. What are we suppose to be today? Are we not also ministers of the New Covenant to those to whom we have been sent? When did we receive this New Covenant? The New Covenant was institued by the Lord in the Lord's Supper, fulfilled on the cross, and given to us who are Christians in Christ Jesus. God has set us fee and called us to be ministers of the New Covenant. He has commanded us to go preach, teach, and make disciples for the New Covenant to those who are lost in the world so they may perish. Are you doing your part? Are you fulfilling His ministry and your obedience to the Lord? To Be Continued! May heaven's blessings be upon you today and the light of Jesus' face shine upon you. God Bless, Vic.

  
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VRCATON 10/15/2010 12:35AM

    Amen

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THEWINNER33 10/14/2010 1:19PM

    This is a powerful message. An old adage along these lines is that if we have a clear conscience we will sleep peacefully. If we obey the Lord, our conscience is clear. emoticon emoticon emoticon

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PLAYBLUES22 10/14/2010 1:18PM

    thank you Sweetie for your continuous prayers and teachings, because you are doing exactly what we all were told to do, go out and preach his word

How gracious is my Father to bring you into my life

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HMOONLIGHT 10/14/2010 11:50AM

    Your prayers always hit so close to home with me. Turning our lives over to the Lord in total obedience so that we may sleep peacefully was what I needed to hear. Thank you!!!

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ROJAKHAN 10/14/2010 10:32AM

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CRYSTLE4HIMTX10 10/14/2010 10:21AM

    So beautiful. Amen

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A Wednesday Morning Prayer and Message!

Wednesday, October 13, 2010

Aloha Everyone! We are delighted to receive your responses and comments. Thank you and Praise God!


"Loving Father, Holy God, there is nor fear in your love. You are our God and You are Love. You have given us a choice in life, to fear or to have faith. We choose Faith because fear involves tormment and makes us imperfect, while faith involves truust and makes us perfect in Christ. It is jesus who rescues us and saves us, and we are forever grateful. Fear imprisons us while faith liberates us; fear paralyzes us while faith empowers us; fear dishardens us while faith encourages us; fear sickens us while faith heals us; fear makes us useless while faith makes us useful. We are indeed blessed to have such a loving God. May we face all our troubles and challenges of each day with faith in Jesus in our hearts. We will never be moved as long as we walk by faith. Our God is alive and may His blessings show us the way. This we pray and ask in Jesus' name, Amen!"


"Am I not free"? Paul asked. In 2 Cor 2:12-17, Paul has gone to Troaz to preach the gospel of Christ. While he was there, God opened a door of opportunty for him, not in Troaz but in Macedonia. Had Paul not been free, he would have stayed in Troaz, but because he was free, he went to Macedonia. Paul spread the fragrance of of the knowledge of Christ Jesus to the Macedonians. We too are freed to be the aroma of Jesus among those who are being saved and those who are perishing. To the perishing we are the smell of death. To those being saved, we are the fragrance of life. If we are not freed, then we too are perishing and Jesus is the smell of death to us. If we are free, then we are being saved and Jesus is the aroma of life to us. To Be Continued! May God's Blessing of life be upon and in each of you today, In His Love, Vic.

  
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WARRIORGIRL9 10/14/2010 10:22AM

    Fear comes from satan. My Father is pure love.
I choose Love. emoticon

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PHYL220 10/13/2010 6:58PM

    Amen emoticon

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PUPPETGIRLKY 10/13/2010 11:03AM

    AWESOME PRAYER AND HOW UPLIFTING!!!! THANKS SO MUCH BRO. VIC!!!

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SVELTEWARRIOR 10/13/2010 10:52AM

    Thank you for this prayer!!!

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ROBNDOM 10/13/2010 10:04AM

    That really spoke to my heart this morning. Thank you for posting what really matters. God's blessings, Robin

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CRYSTLE4HIMTX10 10/13/2010 9:48AM

    Amen

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WONDERJUL 10/13/2010 9:40AM

    Thank you, Vic. I was certainly the encouragement I needed this morning. I choose to walk in faith! Amen. Have a blessed day!

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TONYA_DIMPLES 10/13/2010 9:30AM

    Good morning , Vic. Thank you for the morning prayer , it is so refreshing to hear God's Word to start the day . God bless you . emoticon

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