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Only faith filled prayer that calls on God’s promises will be fulfilled…

Share God With Us. QUIET TIME TAKEAWAY: Only faith filled prayer that calls on God’s promises will be fulfilled… MY NOTES: “Preoccupied, perfunctory prayer offers no praise and has no power. But passionate fervent prayer, pleading God’s mercy, calling on His promises brings Him glory!” Valley of Vision & Piercing Heaven combined-paraphrased “God isn’t perturbed …

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God knows what temperature is needed to melt our cold hearts.

Share God With Us. QUIET TIME TAKEAWAY: God knows what temperature is needed to melt our cold hearts. All my notes today from Charles Spurgeon’s Talks to Farmers. “He giveth snow like wool…” Pas. 147:16 The snow, that is cold to us, is like a blanket to the earth, protecting the seeds. And the frost …

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God’s compassion pulls us out of our pit – qualifying us to be compassionate.

Share God With Us. QUIET TIME TAKEAWAY: God’s compassion pulls us out of our pit – qualifying us to be compassionate. MY NOTES: “God comforts us not to make us comfortable but to make us comforters.” John Henry Jewett “Only in the pit of a spiritual hospital ward can we learn God’s compassion. The testing …

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We were God’s child before all time; He calls us to return to Him.

Share God With Us. QUIET TIME TAKEAWAY: We were God’s child before all time; He calls us to return to Him. MY NOTES: “Just as an embryo cannot imagine sunlight or the earth we walk on, we cannot fully understand eternity. “We are embryos of our future immortal souls.” Persecuted Christian, Irina Ratushinskya “From the …

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Even when we falter in our faith, He is faithful to the finish.

Share God With Us. QUIET TIME TAKEAWAY: Even when we falter in our faith, He is faithful to the finish. MY NOTES: “Don’t lay your troubles on God’s Throne only to take them back again.” God Calling “God holds the keys when he shuts a door.” Streams in the Desert “Questioning God isn’t abandoning your …

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When we are convicted to pray as worship rather than wanting something – it unlocks God’s power.

Share God With Us. QUIET TIME TAKEAWAY: When we are convicted to pray as worship rather than wanting something – it unlocks God’s power. MY NOTES: “In a crisis, our deepest convictions rise up.” Crosswalk-M. Boucher “Prayer based on my agony is not as powerful as prayer based on Christ’s agony.”(One is a wanting prayer- …

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Bold worship gives power to the weak — while timid worship is really worthless.

Share God With Us. QUIET TIME TAKEAWAY: Bold worship gives power to the weak — while timid worship is really worthless. MY NOTES: “Seeking man’s approval more then seeking God’s acceptance causes us the deepest kind of soul sadness.” Ps. Nancy Martin paraphrased Why so timid about unabashedly worshiping Almighty God? Do I expect that …

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God is not living in a building, He lives in us.

Share God With Us. QUIET TIME TAKEAWAY: God is not living in a building, He lives in us. MY NOTES: The Grand Mosque / Hagia Sophia in Istanbul, changes Who is worshipped within its walls; it has been a: Byzantine Christian cathedral (c. 360-1204, 1261-1453) Latin Catholic cathedral (1204-1261) – Mosque (1453-1931; 2020-present) Museum (1935-2020) …

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Engaging our hearts with God requires active effort – but it is the key to life with Him.

Share God With Us. QUIET TIME TAKEAWAY: Engaging our hearts with God requires active effort – but it is the key to life with Him. MY NOTES: “Human nature remains inactive unless acted upon by an affection. (Fear of God, Hope, Love, hatred, desire, joy, sorrow, gratefulness, zeal, compassion). You must engage your heart, not …

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We can’t pretend to love God, true love renews our minds and our plans – giving us eternal significance.

Share God With Us. QUIET TIME TAKEAWAY: We can’t pretend to love God, true love renews our minds and our plans – giving us eternal significance. MY NOTES: “I can plan to live this year for self or for kingdom significance… God let’s me choose.” Church Devo. “God gave us the power to choose life.” …

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When we are scrubbed by God, we are either restored through devotion or turn as a deserter.

Share God With Us. QUIET TIME TAKEAWAY: When we are scrubbed by God, we are either restored through devotion or turn as a deserter. MY NOTES: “Let’s not forget that we are in an unfolding story, written by God who will grant us restoration after he sifts and cleans us. He will restore what we …

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