Category Archives: Spiritual Gifts

The Church at Philadelphia

  In Ephesians 5:23 we find comparisons between the way the church hierarchy is constructed by God and how the family is constructed by God. Christ is the Head of the Church. The father is the head of the home. … Continue reading

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The Power Behind Godliness

Whether you are striving to develop godliness in your own life or striving for godliness within your family as a whole, I came across an enlightening quote from an author that you may find helpful.  This quote, which I’ll share with you in a moment, was a bit perplexing at first until I found the […]

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What Men Need…But Don’t Know It!

Which would you rather have if each were offered to you? A 5000 square foot Georgian style home (my favorite)…or… A 1200 square foot plain old ordinary nothing to look at ranch house. What if one of those homes was … Continue reading

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Hope-Focused Approach to Healing Marriages

Everyone hears about the alarming statistic that the divorce rate is between 50-60 percent these days.  Well, I can offer you a little bit of good news on this front.  Some research on the subject has been flawed in how … Continue reading

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Heaven in Your Home: Part Ten (Keeping the Prophecy)

I have written nine other lessons stating how we can incorporate certain characteristics of Heaven into our home in order that our homes might be blessed with a taste of what Heaven will be like.  But for this lesson, I … Continue reading

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Heaven in Your Home: Part Eight (Ministry of the Holy Spirit)

In Revelation 21 and the early part of chapter 22, we see the description of the New Jerusalem as John saw it.  Revelation 21:11-21 describes in great detail the outside appearance of the great heavenly city.  The description changes to … Continue reading

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Heaven in Your Home: Part Five (Unity)

I can’t think of any single heavenly characteristic more important to strive after than the peacefulness, serenity, and tranquility that exists in Heaven because of perfect unity.  I know this exists because God is a God of order and in … Continue reading

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