Daily Thoughts Blog

Our Actions are Important

An acre of performance is worth a whole world of promises. – James Howell No conduct of any man is neutral. – John Hus There are no non-religious actions, but only religious or irreligious ones. – C. S. Lewis Sympathy is no substitute for action. – David Livingstone The actions of men are the best […]

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Christianity is Controversial

When General Douglas MacArthur passed away in 1964 at the age of 84, one word kept cropping up in the deluge of comments about the distinguished old soldier. Both friend and foe agreed on one thing–he was a controversial figure. Of course he was. Any man as forthright as he, in a day when it […]

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Voices of Wisdom – Abandonment

It is not so much our time or our attention that God demands; it is not even all our time or all our attention–it is ourselves. – C. S. Lewis I will place no value on anything I have or may possess, except in relation to the kingdom of Christ. – David Livingstone Before we […]

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Voices of Wisdom

O, how greatly has the man advanced who has learned not to be his own, not to be governed by his own reason, but to surrender his mind to God. – John Calvin God doesn’t want our success; He wants us. He doesn’t demand our achievements, but our obedience. – Charles Colson A life abandoned […]

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The Evidence of a Holy Life

“For it is God’s will that by doing good you should silence the ignorant talk of foolish men.” – 1 Peter 2:15 “You ought to live holy and godly lives.” – 2 Peter 3:11 The world will not care about my testimony with my lips unless there is also a testimony in my daily life […]

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Turning Away from Vanity

“Turn away my eyes from beholding vanity and quicken me in thy way.” – Psalm 119:37 There are various kinds of vanity. The mirth of the world, the dance, and the cup of the drunkard–all these men know to be vanities. But far more treacherous are those equally vain things–the cares of the world and […]

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Arise and Depart

“Arise ye and depart.” – Micah 2:10 Sometimes the believer is drawn and weaned from the earth. But if we are not disposed to lessen our connection with this world, the Lord knows how to drive as well as to draw us. He can put a thorn in our nest and cause us to flutter […]

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On this Rock I Stand, Pt 2

I believe that Jesus is coming back personally to reign. It could be any day and the sooner the better! Paul Harvey said: “It is the Christian’s conviction that Christ will return and take over when mortals have made a hopeless mess of self-government.” If that is true, the stage is certainly set, for if […]

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On This Rock I Stand, Pt 1

I believe that Jesus Christ is the Son of God. I believe he was born of the virgin Mary. Otherwise, he would have been born out of wedlock and I am not interested in that kind of Saviour. Some say, “But only Luke records the virgin birth.” Well, how many times does God have to […]

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Voice of Wisdom

I know that some are always studying the meaning of the fourth toe on the right foot of some beast in prophecy, but have never used either foot to go and bring men to Christ. I do not know who the 666 is in Revelation, but I know the world is sick, sick, sick and […]

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