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Hospitality is From the Heart 7: My Future Home

Day 7, Hospitality is From the Heart  For here we have no lasting city, but we seek the city that is to come (Hebrews 13:14, ESV). But our citizenship is in heaven, and from it we await a Savior, the Lord Jesus Christ (Philippians 3:20, ESV), But as it is, they desire a better country, that is, a heavenly one. Therefore God is not ashamed to be called their God, for he…

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Hospitality is from the Heart 6: Being a Grateful Guest

Day 6, Hospitality is from the Heart Series And let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, to which indeed you were called in one body. And be thankful (Colossians 3:15, ESV). For everything created by God is good, and nothing is to be rejected if it is received with thanksgiving, for it is made holy by the word of God and prayer (1 Timothy 4:4-5, ESV). You will be enriched…

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Hospitality is from the Heart 5: Beach Retreat Hospitality

Day 5 in Hospitality is from The Heart Series When they got out on land, they saw a charcoal fire in place, with fish laid out on it, and bread. Jesus said to them, “Bring some of the fish that you have just caught.” So Simon Peter went aboard and hauled the net ashore, full of large fish, 153 of them. And although there were so many, the net was not torn.…

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Hospitality is From the Heart 4: Planning A Guest List

Day 4 Hospitality is From the Heart He said also to the man who had invited him, “When you give a dinner or a banquet, do not invite your friends or your brothers or your relatives or rich neighbors, lest they also invite you in return and you are repaid. But when you give a feast, invite the poor, the crippled, the lame, the blind, and you will be blessed, because they…

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Hospitality is From the Heart 3: The Gift of Serving Others

Day 3 of Hospitality is From the Heart Even as the Son of Man came not to be served but to serve, and to give his life as a ransom for many (Matthew 20:28, ESV).” The greatest among you shall be your servant (Matthew 23:11, ESV). Whoever is generous to the poor lends to the LORD, and he will repay him for his deed (Proverbs 19:17, ESV). Whoever brings blessing will be…

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Hospitality is From the Heart 2: Welcome to our Home

Day 2 Hospitality is From the Heart My people will abide in a peaceful habitation, in secure dwellings, and in quiet resting places (Isaiah 32:18, ESV). By wisdom a house is built, and by understanding it is established; by knowledge the rooms are filled with all precious and pleasant riches (Proverbs 24:3-4, ESV). Now therefore may it please you to bless the house of your servant, so that it may continue forever…

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Hospitality is From the Heart 1: The Gift of Showing Hospitality

Day 1 Hospitality is From the Heart Contribute to the needs of the saints and seek to show hospitality (Romans 12:13, ESV).  Do not neglect to show hospitality to strangers, for thereby some have entertained angels unawares (Hebrews 13:2, ESV). You shall treat the stranger who sojourns with you as the native among you, and you shall love him as yourself, for you were strangers in the land of Egypt: I am…

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Trusting God with a Sick Child 7: Accepting His Plan

Day 7 of A Mother’s Perspective— Trusting God with a Sick Child “Now may the God of peace who brought up our Lord Jesus from the dead, that great Shepherd of the sheep, through the blood of the everlasting covenant, make you complete in every good work to do His will, working in you what is well pleasing in His sight, through Jesus Christ, to whom be glory forever and ever. Amen…

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Trusting God with a Sick Child 6: Fears

Day 6 of A Mother’s Perspective—Trusting God with a Sick Child “Peace I leave with you, My peace I give to you; not as the world gives do I give to you. Let not your heart be troubled, neither let it be afraid (John 14:27, NKJV).” Jairus, the Jewish leader we read about in Mark chapter 5, was met with every parent’s greatest fear: his young daughter was dying. In that moment,…

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Trusting God with a Sick Child 5: His Faithfulness

Day 5 of A Mother’s Perspective—Trusting God with a Sick Child Through the Lord’s mercies we are not consumed, because His compassions fail not. They are new every morning; Great is Your faithfulness (Lamentations 3: 22-23, NKJV).” There are few things in life that we can know for sure will happen. The sun coming up and going down is something we can expect every day. The ocean waves constantly washing up on…

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