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#3128200 - 01/17/13 11:20 AM Re: Preachermantom's Daily Devotional [Re: preachermantom]
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Genesis 1:27

So God created man in His own image; in the image of God He created him; male and female He created them.


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#3129451 - 01/18/13 11:12 AM Re: Preachermantom's Daily Devotional [Re: in the dog house!]
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Liars


It seems in recent days we have a problem with liars being exposed for example Lance Armstrong. I guess when I thin about it, telling lies has always been a problem and I suppose on this side of heaven always will be. Two things seem to get under my skin, liars and thieves. So what does God have to day about lying?



Revelation 21:8

But the cowardly, unbelieving, abominable, murderers, sexually immoral, sorcerers, idolaters, and all liars shall have their part in the lake which burns with fire and brimstone, which is the second death.”



John 8:44

You are of your father the devil, and the desires of your father you want to do. He was a murderer from the beginning, and does not stand in the truth, because there is no truth in him. When he speaks a lie, he speaks from his own resources, for he is a liar and the father of it.



Psalm 31:18

Let the lying lips be put to silence, Which speak insolent things proudly and contemptuously against the righteous.



Psalm 52:3

You love evil more than good, Lying rather than speaking righteousness.



Psalm 119:163

I hate and abhor lying, But I love Your law.



Proverbs 6:16-18

16 These six things the Lord hates,

Yes, seven are an abomination to Him:

17 A proud look,

A lying tongue,

Hands that shed innocent blood,

18 A heart that devises wicked plans,

Feet that are swift in running to evil,



Proverbs 12:22

Lying lips are an abomination to the Lord, But those who deal truthfully are His delight.



Proverbs 13:5

A righteous man hates lying, But a wicked man is loathsome and comes to shame.



Proverbs 26:28

A lying tongue hates those who are crushed by it, And a flattering mouth works ruin.



Ephesians 4:25

Therefore, putting away lying, “Let each one of you speak truth with his neighbor,” for we are members of one another.



Two things I want to point out here: First, Satin is the Father of lying. That alone should make us want to tell the truth. Second, lying is hated by God, flee from it!



The solution to lying is this and I pray that Lance Armstrong and others find this truth:



John 8:31-32

31 Then Jesus said to those Jews who believed Him, “If you abide in My word, you are My disciples indeed. 32 And you shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free.”



Jesus can set you free from any sin....we all need to know that!



Tom
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#3134169 - 01/22/13 09:23 AM Re: Preachermantom's Daily Devotional [Re: preachermantom]
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Story of forgiveness.


I want you to think for a moment on s situation in life that you been a part of in which you can not forgive the person who wronged you. You got that in mind? Ok, now watch this:



http://youtu.be/wz3tkHv5sbg



Here is also the song forgiveness by Matthew West:



http://youtu.be/FMn0QNdiuGE



Hmmmm anything like this happened to you? Could you forgive someone who killed your daughter? Well there is also a bible story that shows forgiveness. Read this:



Matthew 18:21-35



The Parable of the Unforgiving Servant

21 Then Peter came to Him and said, “Lord, how often shall my brother sin against me, and I forgive him? Up to seven times?”

22 Jesus said to him, “I do not say to you, up to seven times, but up to seventy times seven. 23 Therefore the kingdom of heaven is like a certain king who wanted to settle accounts with his servants. 24 And when he had begun to settle accounts, one was brought to him who owed him ten thousand talents. 25 But as he was not able to pay, his master commanded that he be sold, with his wife and children and all that he had, and that payment be made. 26 The servant therefore fell down before him, saying, ‘Master, have patience with me, and I will pay you all.’ 27 Then the master of that servant was moved with compassion, released him, and forgave him the debt.

28 “But that servant went out and found one of his fellow servants who owed him a hundred denarii; and he laid hands on him and took him by the throat, saying, ‘Pay me what you owe!’ 29 So his fellow servant fell down at his feet and begged him, saying, ‘Have patience with me, and I will pay you all.’ 30 And he would not, but went and threw him into prison till he should pay the debt. 31 So when his fellow servants saw what had been done, they were very grieved, and came and told their master all that had been done. 32 Then his master, after he had called him, said to him, ‘You wicked servant! I forgave you all that debt because you begged me. 33 Should you not also have had compassion on your fellow servant, just as I had pity on you?’ 34 And his master was angry, and delivered him to the torturers until he should pay all that was due to him.

35 “So My heavenly Father also will do to you if each of you, from his heart, does not forgive his brother his trespasses.”



Wow! A couple of things I want to point out here in this bible story.



First, in verse 22, Jesus tells us there is no limit to how many times we are forgive.



Second, 10,000 talents in verse 24, more than a person could pay back in a life times as 1 talent was 20 years salary for an average person of that day! All of us owe this amount to Jesus but He forgave us of our debt by paying it for us!!!! Think on that!



Third, 100 denarii in verse 28 could easily be paid back, as 1 denarii was one days wage! We are like this man who wanted this pay back right now because we do not forgive! This is not pleasing to God, matter of fact it angers Him because He sent His son to die for out sins!.



When we do not forgive it is like drinking poison and waiting for the other person to die. We are thje prisoners because we do not let go like God has commanded us to do. Remember the verses above are from the mouth of Jesus not man and it is representative of God and man.



This made me do some serious soul searching, I pray it does the same for you!



Tom


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#3134264 - 01/22/13 10:24 AM Re: Preachermantom's Daily Devotional [Re: preachermantom]
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Wow,thanks!
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#3134519 - 01/22/13 01:35 PM Re: Preachermantom's Daily Devotional [Re: rabbit hunter]
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Very much one I have struggled with...
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#3135719 - 01/23/13 08:51 AM Re: Preachermantom's Daily Devotional [Re: Kimber45]
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The importance of God's Word.


One of the things I teach most is the importance of God's Word in a believers life. It is vital to your relationship with God. Yet no matter how much preachers encourage others to read the bible, statistics show a low percentage read their bibles regularly. This just does not make sense to me.



Lets' look at a few scriptures about the Word this morning:



2 Timothy 3:16-17

16 All Scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness, 17 that the man of God may be complete, thoroughly equipped for every good work.



The bible is God's Word, plain and simple. To read it is to learn, to be corrected, to be instructed. The purpose of this training is to become closer to God and then to be equipped to do the work God has for each one of us. To love others and to share the good news of Jesus. If you don't read your bible you can not be fully equipped to do these things.



1 Peter 2:1-3

2 Therefore, laying aside all malice, all deceit, hypocrisy, envy, and all evil speaking, 2 as newborn babes, desire the pure milk of the word, that you may grow thereby, 3 if indeed you have tasted that the Lord is gracious.



God desires us to put away all evil which we can only do if we know what evil is....the bible tells us. Then like a baby needs milk to survive, we need the Word of God to survive the spiritual battle we are in with the devil. We must grow as believers and can only do that by drinking God's Word daily.



Hebrews 4:12

12 For the word of God is living and powerful, and sharper than any two-edged sword, piercing even to the division of soul and spirit, and of joints and marrow, and is a discerner of the thoughts and intents of the heart.



God's Word is powerful! It cuts us down to the marrow of our bones. The Word gets into our thoughts so we can know when we are doing right and shows us where we are doing wrong so the Holy Spirit can give us the strength to make the changes needed to be like Christ.



Are you making the Word of God a priority in you daily life? If not let the Word speak this morning and make corrections. It is of utmost importance!



Tom
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#3136759 - 01/24/13 12:29 AM Re: Preachermantom's Daily Devotional [Re: preachermantom]
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PMT,oh how we all forget that you posted an this

Ecc 12:13 Let us hear the conclusion of the whole matter: Fear God, and keep his commandments: for this is the whole duty of man.
Ecc 12:14 For God shall bring every work into judgment, with every secret thing, whether it be good, or whether it be evil.
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#3136760 - 01/24/13 12:38 AM Re: Preachermantom's Daily Devotional [Re: Tiny]
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PMT Speaking for myself it not the reaing thats the problem but the remembering of it,but the Lord give it to you when you need it, just would like an need to remeber it more.talking about being able to get chapte an vs right with haveing to dig,even though the digging shows even more tid bites of what I need.
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#3136932 - 01/24/13 07:39 AM Re: Preachermantom's Daily Devotional [Re: Tiny]
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I am with ya Tiny!
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#3136934 - 01/24/13 07:40 AM Re: Preachermantom's Daily Devotional [Re: preachermantom]
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Lose your soul.


The very first time I heard this song it made an impact on me. Check it out:



http://youtu.be/coHKdhAZ9hU



Have you ever really just taken time to think about losing your soul because of the things of this world? NOTHING is worth losing your soul over but yet each day thousands choose to do that very thing. How sad. Look at what the bible has to say about this:



Matthew 16:24-26



24 Then Jesus said to His disciples, “If anyone desires to come after Me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross, and follow Me. 25 For whoever desires to save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for My sake will find it. 26 For what profit is it to a man if he gains the whole world, and loses his own soul? Or what will a man give in exchange for his soul?



Brothers and sisters give your life to Christ today! When we take our last breath I can promise you all the things in this world you will gladly cast at the feet of Jesus for eternal life with Him, but the problem is it will be too late then. Serve and worship Jesus now, it is more rewarding than anything for you were created to do so!



Tom
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