Tag Archives: Lust

A Case for Delayed Gratification

I am my lover’s,     and he claims me as his own. Come, my love, let us go out to the fields     and spend the night among the wildflowers. Let us get up early and go to the vineyards     to see … Continue reading

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Burning Down the House

Can a man scoop a flame into his lap     and not have his clothes catch on fire? Can he walk on hot coals     and not blister his feet? Proverbs 6:27-28 (NLT) I still have a vivid memory of our daughter … Continue reading

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Word to Canvas

I’ve never had one of my messages translated into a work of art before. Very cool. This from the artist, my daughter Taylor: I never showed you this. I did this painting based off your sermon from Westview and used … Continue reading

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Chapter-a-Day Mark 7

“Don’t you understand either?” he asked. “Can’t you see that the food you put into your body cannot defile you? Food doesn’t go into your heart, but only passes through the stomach and then goes into the sewer.” (By saying … Continue reading

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Chapter-a-Day Matthew 5

“You’re blessed when you’ve worked up a good appetite for God. He’s food and drink in the best meal you’ll ever eat.” Matthew 5:6 (MSG) I have never heard a message delivered about appetites. Someday, when God gives the opportunity, I’m going … Continue reading

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Capter-a-Day Romans 7

Image via Wikipedia  The very command that was supposed to guide me into life was cleverly used to trip me up, throwing me headlong. Romans 7:10-11 (MSG) There was a drawer in the kitchen when I was a kid. It … Continue reading

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Chapter-a-Day 2 Kings 14

Amaziah wouldn't take No for an answer. So Jehoash king of Israel gave in and agreed to a battle between him and Amaziah king of Judah. They met at Beth Shemesh, a town of Judah.  Judah was thoroughly beaten by … Continue reading

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