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I have been thinking about this thought, as Believer's Youth Camp approaches. In my 39 years of being on this earth, I have been in thousands of services. I have been in youth meetings, revivals, services in all geographic locations of the United States, and services overseas. I've been in quiet services and
Isaiah 64:8 “But now, O Lord, thou art our father; we are the clay, and thou our potter; and we all are the work of thy hand.”
“No two snowflakes are exactly alike.” Have you ever heard this before? Actually, all snowflakes are made from the same compound material. For instance, the elementary
Hot sun. Salty air. Rhythmic waves. A little boy is on the beach. On his knees he scoops and packs the sand with plastic shovels into a bright red bucket. Then he upends the bucket on the surface and lifts it. And, to the delight of the little architect, a castle tower is created.
“Know ye not that they which run in a race run all, but one receiveth the prize? So run, that ye may obtain. And every man that striveth for the mastery is temperate in all things. Now they do it to obtain a corruptible crown; but we an incorruptible. I therefore so run, not
Colossians 3:17, “And whatsoever ye do in word or deed, do all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God and the Father by him.”
Motives mean a lot to the Lord. He can see and understand your motives and objectives more than you could possibly imagine. He