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Wednesday's Word


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Walk with Patience

Last week I wrote about gentleness and how we should respond when we experience the moral deficiencies of a fellow believer. Today's character quality is PATIENCE. God's patience is referenced all the time - Numbers 14:18, Psalm 86:15, Nahum 1:3, Romans 2:4 and 2 Peter 3:9 are just a sampling. Throughout Scripture, God withholds judgment and extends mercy in patient love. In the Old Testament, God is sometimes portrayed as a wrath-slinging deity void of patience, but all you need to... Read More
Posted by Benjamin Fallon at Wednesday, June 18, 2014
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Walk with Gentleness

Last Wednesday I kicked off a five-week series on what it means to "walk in a manner worthy" - a phrase found in Ephesians 4:1. Specifically applied to relationships, the Apostle Paul lays out five ways in which we are called to walk with other people. Today is GENTLENESS. Gentleness is a word that appears multiple times throughout Paul's writing, probably most referenced in the fruit of the Spirit (Gal. 5:23). He tells Timothy to pursue gentleness (1 Tim. 6:11) and to correct opponents... Read More
Posted by Benjamin Fallon at Wednesday, June 11, 2014
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In Need of Help

It's hard to admit your need for help. It's hard to admit that there are things you don’t know and don’t understand. It's hard to admit that there are things that you can’t do. It's hard to reach out and cry out for help. It's hard to confess to weakness and ignorance. It's hard to have to depend on another for what you think you should be able to supply for yourself. It's hard to talk about what you don’t know and what you can’t do. It's hard to admit to poor judgment and wrong responses.... Read More
Posted by Benjamin Fallon at Wednesday, August 21, 2013
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