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Posts from October 2018 (Page 4)

Day 8 – Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Day 8 – GOD IS THERE DURING OUR TROUBLES AND WEAKNESSES Today’s thought is shared by Trish Patrick… “My dear brothers, take note of this: Everyone should be quick to listen, slow to speak and slow to become angry, for man’s anger does not bring about the righteous life that God desires.” (James 1: 19-20…

Day 7 – Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Day 7 – GOD IS OUR REFUGE AND STRENGTH   (Psalms 46) Today’s thought is shared by Larry Jackson… I know every morning I (we) open the newspaper, turn on the TV, look at Facebook, online news or whatever our source of finding out what is going on around us. Why do we do this? Is…

Day 6 – Monday, October 8, 2018

Day 6 – TRANSFORMATION REQUIRES SOME ‘HEAT’ Today’s thought is shared by Mike McBride… “Yet you, LORD, are our father. We are the clay, you are the potter, we are all the work of your hand. (Isaiah 64:8) Transformation is taking place all around us in all sorts of ways. We see it in the…

Day 5 – Sunday, October 7

Day 5 – MY CHURCH FAMILY HELPS ME Today’s thought is shared by Sherry Thorpe… “and without faith it is impossible to please God, because anyone who comes to him must believe that he exists and that he rewards those who earnestly seek him. (Hebrews 11:6) I don’t remember ever going to church with my…

Day 4 – Saturday, October 6, 2018

Day 4 –  TRANSFORMATION HAPPENS IN LIFE Today’s thought is shared by Tresa Danley… “Whereas you do not know what will happen tomorrow. For what is your life? It is even a vapor that appears for a little time and then vanishes away. “   (James 4:14) In our recent move from Memphis to Grand Junction,…

Day 3 – Friday, October 5, 2018

Day 3 – TRANSFORMATION IS UNCOMFORTABLE Today’s thought is shared by Brad Hardin, former Great Oaks’ member now living in Arkansas… “Therefore we do not lose heart. Even though our outward man is perishing, yet the inward man is being renewed day by day. For our light affliction, which is but for a moment, is…

Day 2 – Thursday, October 4, 2018

Day 2 – The Act of Forgiveness Has Transformed My Life Today’s thought is shared by Gale Jackson… “Be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, as God in Christ forgave you.”  (Ephesians 4: 32 ) Christ’s forgiveness of my sins allows me to experience spiritual blessings in Christ Jesus and to have hope of…