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Simply Getting Older Does Not Make You Faithful — Jesus Does

The point behind this article is to exhort younger Christians to lean into Jesus and the sanctification provided by the Holy Spirit now and not to wait until someday in the future when a person becomes “spiritually mature.” Taking steps to grow now is the only way to see those efforts bring about a stronger and more vital faith. From blogger Glenna Marshall………………….

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The Good Shepherd Leads Us on Right Paths

As the sheep of God’s flock, our place is to trust where He leads and not to be influenced by where the path takes you. Easier said than done but oh, so worthwhile to pursue! From OpentheBible.org………….

https://openthebible.org/article/the-good-shepherd-leads-us-on-right-paths/?s=09

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God Matures Us through Suffering, Not Miracles

There are some good ideas to chew on in this article. From StandtoReason.org…….

https://www.str.org/w/god-matures-us-through-suffering-not-miracles

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What Faith Is, and Is Not

This is another typically fine article from author and pastor Randy Alcorn. Here he is writing about faith, and since his wife only recently passed away due to cancer, he is able to bring the proper experience and focus to this important topic. From Eternal Perspectives Ministries via Patheos.com……………………..

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Pursuing Peace from My Anxiety

Anxiety is a pretty constant fact in my life, but I am slowly beginning to lessen those anxious times through the grace and power of the Lord! This article has a lot of good things to take away. From BiblicalCounselingCenter.org……………………….

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What are the Top 10 Bible Passages that Encourage Us Not to Fear? | 10 Bible Passages Encouraging Us Not to Fear

Not only is life on earth potentially full of things to fear, but also a growing awareness of God and the supernatural can be cause for great fear. But on both of these counts, the Bible is full of admonitions to not be fearful. This article gives you the author’s top 10 verses on this topic. From In Christ at Patheos.com……….

https://www.patheos.com/blogs/inchrist/2020/08/what-are-the-top-10-bible-passages-that-encourage-us-not-to-fear/

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Trust Jesus with What You Don’t Understand Now

This is a really important and overall encouraging article. As I have mentioned in previous posts, a key to living a life of peace and usefulness to God is the ability to trust Jesus in all situations…but especially when you can’t see why God is doing something in your life. From Randy Alcorn and Eternal Perspectives Ministries…………….

https://www.epm.org/blog/2021/Apr/7/trust-jesus-dont-understand

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The Fight For Joy

This article reminds all of us — but especially those going through trials and depression — that while we rely on God’s help, we also must have an attitude to fight for our joy. From Christian psychiatrist and author DrMichelleBengston.com…………………..

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The Secret to Spiritual Growth: The Suffering Circle

This article does a superb job of outlining the truth that anyone who has walked with Christ for a while has discovered — that most of our growth occurs in the midst of and after times of suffering and trials. From author Pierce Taylor Hibbs……………..

The Secret to Spiritual Growth: The Suffering Circle

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When You Don’t Understand What God is Doing, Trust Jesus

This is a great article by way of Eternal Perspectives Ministries that remind us when we don’t understand what God is doing ( or not doing ), we need to trust Jesus and His heart…….

https://www.epm.org/blog/2021/Apr/7/trust-jesus-dont-understand