Monthly Archives: November 1993

Can I Help Today?

Praise be to the Lord, to God our Savior, who daily bears our burdens. PSALM 68:19 The God we serve literally asks us on a daily basis, “Can I help?” He’s not pushy. He doesn’t demand to help; He’s just always available. Notice that David did not say, “Praise be […]

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Corporate Goodness

When the righteous prosper; the city rejoices; when the wicked perish, there are shouts of joy. PROVERBS 11:10 When righteous people embody the spirit of Christ in their daily lives, they have a positive effect on their culture. Their influence is strong. Their presence is sweet. It’s like a rescue […]

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Preconditioned for Blessing

“Does Job fear God for nothing?” Satan replied. “Have you not put a hedge around him and his household and everything he has?” JOB 1:9-10 From start to finish, the story of Job uncovers the feet that, deep inside, most of us are preconditioned to think that every downturn has […]

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2,100 Days and Counting

The fear of the LORD adds length to life, but the years of the wicked are cut short. PROVERBS 10:27 One of our board members opened up a meeting by stating that he makes it a practice to keep track of how many days he has left. Scripture teaches us […]

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Volunteer Nation

On a visit to the West Coast one time, I heard Matt Emerzian, formerly an ambitious player in the music business, tell me his story of what happened when he drifted into the gravitational pull of helping others. It started when he was doing artist management for the likes of […]

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