Category Archives: Overcoming

Our Daily Bread – September 2016

Here is this month’s September 2016, promotional commentary of the monthly devotional called Our Daily Bread. This publication has been around for 58 years. It was first published in April 1956. It includes articles related to the Bible and Christian living, … Continue reading

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I’m OK – You’re OK (book)

In my teens and early twenties, I became very interested in what are called, “self-help books”. At that time, as a Christian, I noticed how the church I was in looked at these books with disdain. They were ridiculed as “pulling-yourself-by-your … Continue reading

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Moving Mountains (part 3)

As he did with the Tower of Babel, man builds mountains – mountains of pain and suffering. About one month ago, in two posts, Moving Mountains (part 1) and Moving Mountains (part 2), I quoted Jesus Christ’s well known verse found … Continue reading

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Lord, You Gave Me A Mountain

There are events in life that are just too painful to go through. Tragedies occur. Heart-wrenching afflictions come before us. When each storm of life surprisingly strikes home, we quickly ask ourselves, “How can we possibly deal with this?” Then we look … Continue reading

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My God Is Awesome

In my previous post,  Moving Mountains,  I mentioned how Jesus Christ told His disciples in Matthew 17:20 that with a little faith you can move mountains. I then questioned if anyone has actually moved mountains. I concluded that it is possible to accomplish this … Continue reading

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We Shall Overcome

In John 16:33 Jesus Christ said: These things I have spoken unto you, that in me ye might have peace. In the world ye shall have tribulation: but be of good cheer; I have overcome the world. (KJV) Just what … Continue reading

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My Orange Notebook Binder

When I seriously gave my life to Jesus Christ I was just a teenager. Before that, I had been raised as a Christian, (Roman Catholic), and went to a parochial school while living in New York City. But I was … Continue reading

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Keep Looking Up (the song)

In my previous post, Keep Looking Up, I stated how we Christians can keep the hope of Jesus Christ’s return for the world’s salvation always fresh in our thoughts by always being alert. We are to always keep looking up … Continue reading

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The Mind of God

If you have been a member of a Christian Church for a number of years (give or take a couple of months) you may undoubtedly heard several sermons and teachings about how Adam and Eve were tempted, how they ate … Continue reading

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The Pull of the Flesh (part 2)

We are not tempted because we are evil; we are tempted because we are human.   – Our Daily Bread, December 1, 2014 A couple of weeks ago, in The Pull of the Flesh (part 1), I pondered over why … Continue reading

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