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The Plumbline · 22h ago

Oh, I have to APPLY it?

21 So get rid of everything evil in your lives—every kind of wrong you do. Be humble and accept God’s teaching that is planted in your hearts. This teaching can save you. 22 Do what God’s te...
The Plumbline · 1d ago

No more white noise

2 Tell me this one thing: How did you receive the Spirit? Did you receive the Spirit by following the law? No, you received the Spirit because you heard the message about Jesus and believed ...
The Plumbline · 2d ago

Choose a better diet

From the fruit of his mouth a man eats what is good, but the desire of the treacherous is for violence.  Whoever guards his mouth preserves his life; he who opens wide his lips comes to ruin...
The Plumbline · 3d ago

Start...Stop...Start Again

Mark Twain always said the secret of "getting ahead" is to actually "get started". There are a lot of times in life where I want to be "ahead" of where I am, like saving for retirement - as ...
The Plumbline · 4d ago

Correct this...

“Lord God, with your great power you made the earth and the sky. There is nothing too hard for you to do." (Jeremiah 32:17 ERV)What is your "too hard" point in life? At what "phase" in the d...
The Plumbline · 5d ago

Uneven balance

It was the late German theologian Thomas Kempis who reminded us how "seldom" it is that we actually "weighed" another by the same balance we use to weigh ourselves. We often find it easier t...
The Plumbline · 6d ago

Generous?

Give freely, and you will profit. Help others, and you will gain more for yourself. (Proverbs 11:25 ERV)My pastor asked this question this weekend about giving and serving - do we give and s...
The Plumbline · 1w ago

Intrinsic or Extrinsic Power?

With God’s power working in us, he can do much, much more than anything we can ask or think of. To him be glory in the church and in Christ Jesus for all time, forever and ever. Amen. (Ephes...
The Plumbline · 1W ago

May you have many such jewels

It is not so much our friends' help that helps us, as the confidence of their help. (Epicurus)If you have ever read the Proverbs, you will note there are a lot of passages that deal with the...
The Plumbline · 1W ago

Hold on...it is gonna get bumpy

God’s way is perfect. The Lord’s promise always proves to be true. He protects those who trust in him. (Psalm 18:30 ERV)There are definitely times when I have to remind myself that God's way...