What a difference there is between “my own righteousness” and “the righteousness which is from God”!

" ... not having my own righteousness, which is from the law, but that which is through faith in Christ, the righteousness which is from God by faith" (Philippians 3:9). What a difference there is between "my own righteousness" and "the righteousness which is from God"! When we "stand amazed in the presence of Jesus", we realize that "all our righteousnesses …

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Don’t miss out on the strength which God wants to give to you.

"In quietness and confidence shall be your strength, but you would not,  16 and you said, “No ..." (Isaiah 30:15-16). "In quietness and confidence shall be your strength" - This is a well-known verse. Did you know that there is sadness at the end of the verse and at the beginning of the next verse? …

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Led in “the way everlasting” …

Ninth Sunday after Pentecost: Genesis 28:10-19a; Psalm 139:1-13, 23-24 or Isaiah 44:6-8; Psalm 86:11-17; Romans 8:12-25; Matthew 13:24-30, 36-43 Saved by grace, we are led “in the way everlasting.” Was this just another night (Genesis 28:11)? No! This was a night to remember, a night Jacob would never forget. God came to him with His …

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