How to Receive a Kingdom Promise

Hebrews 12:28

Kingdom promises require kingdom boldness, kingdom confidence. The Christian’s kingdom can’t be shaken.

Receiving the kingdom requires action: serving God through grace in great reverence and Godly fear in awe and trembling.

How are you serving God?

5 Steps Toward Spiritual Friendship

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How many close friends do you have? Really close.

Do you have any spiritual friends?

Before I read this book, I had not connected “spiritual” with “friend.”

“Spiritual friendship is learning to see the worth God has placed in each person and appreciating the gifts individuals have to offer.” (p. xviii)

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3 Lessons You Can Learn from Jesus Washing Feet

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Jesus, knowing that the Father had given all things into his hands, and that he had come from God and was going back to God, rose from supper. He laid aside his outer garments, and taking a towel, tied it around his waist. Then he poured water into a basin and began to wash the disciples’ feet and to wipe them with the towel that was wrapped around him. John 13:3-5 

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3 Calls to Service … What’s Your Calling?

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Jesus was alive! By now, He had appeared to the disciples twice. Now, they walked to Galilee to meet Jesus for the third time. There they were … waiting.

“I’m going fishing,” Peter said. Five other disciples went with him. They fished all night and caught nothing.

Early in the morning, they heard, “Children, do you have any fish?”

“No.”

“Cast your net on the right side of the boat, and you will find some.”

Their net was so full, that they couldn’t pull it in. John told Peter, “It’s the Lord.” Peter plunged into the water and swam to shore.

Fish on the fire and bread. Jesus provided again. The disciples added some of their catch.

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