Posts tagged with: James

Mountaintop view with clouds

Is This Really Wisdom from Above?

Jesus was the embodiment of wisdom from above.

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The Source of Wisdom from Above

We have access to “wisdom from above” because we have within us the Spirit from above.

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Wisdom from Above

As you face the complexities of life, know that you’re not on your own to figure out what’s best.

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God Willing

God willing, I will do these things that I intend to do. If the Lord wills, I will follow through on these plans of mine. If God allows, I will achieve these goals. Sometimes, things get in the way of our plans. Sometimes, these things are catastrophic, and sometimes, they are minor inconveniences or small distractions that pile up. Other times, God may simply have something different in store. We all know life doesn’t go how we intend it to.

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Old window with peeling paint.

No Time for Pride

Many mornings, when I leave for work, my husband is high on a ladder, gingerly removing one of the hundred-year-old storm windows from its hinges and then carefully lowering it to the ground so he can work on it in the garage. When I return in the evening, the result of his hard work is evident: yet another freshly painted window, gleaming at me in welcome.

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Following Jesus as a Wealth Creator: What Happens When We Don’t Need God Anymore?

A Note from Mark Roberts: In the course of my leadership of the De Pree Center, I’ve literally met hundreds of fascinating people, mainly…

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