Tag Archives: Philippians

Be still!

Psalm 46:10 The people of God are constantly threatened by powerful forces: the world and the devil. These could easily engulf us – except that our God is greater! “Be still, and know that I am God; I will be … Continue reading

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Verse of the month: November 2016

The peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus. (Philippians 4:7) Our trust in God is a wall against the waves of doubt and anxiety that might assail us. Within this sanctuary there is peace – and … Continue reading

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At all times…

Worship “! will extol the LORD at all times; His praise will always be on my lips.” (Psalm 34:1) There are times when praise comes naturally to our lips: when we hear good news, when we receive answers to prayer, … Continue reading

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Resurrection

I Corinthians 15:12-20 The resurrection is one of the Christian doctrines that is “of first importance” (I Corinthians 15:3,4). The ultimate sign (Matthew 12:38-41) Jesus was always being asked by sceptics to perform some miracle ‘on demand’ to prove His … Continue reading

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The Potter’s hand

We believe in God, the Father Almighty… Isaiah 64:8 Yet You, LORD, are our Father. We are the clay, You are the potter; we are all the work of Your hand. In this passage, the prophet prays on behalf of … Continue reading

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Talking to God

Matthew 6:5-8 Prayer is many different things to different people. It varies from one religion to another: the compulsory “five times a day” for the Muslim (with set times and prescribed actions), the prayer wheel of the Buddhist, and so … Continue reading

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How should we pray?

39) With what attitude should we pray? With love, perseverance and gratefulness; in humble submission to God’s will, knowing that, for the sake of Christ, he always hears our prayers. “Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, … Continue reading

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