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Seeing The Unseen

Posted 12-26-2023 at 09:39 PM by Albert Finch (How Do I Advance My Spiritual Life?)

2 Corinthians 4:18 -- "While we do not look at the things which are seen, but at the things which are not seen. For the things which are seen are temporary, but the things which are not seen are eternal."

We have two sets of ears and two sets of eyes. We have the "NATURAL SET" that we are born with, and we have a "SPIRITUAL SET" that is activated when we are born again.

As we grow spiritually, we begin to see with our spiritual...
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Seeing the Kingdom Of God

Posted 12-26-2023 at 07:39 PM by Albert Finch (How Do I Advance My Spiritual Life?)

John 3:3 - "Jesus answered and said unto him, Verily, verily, I say unto thee, Except a man be born again, he cannot see the kingdom of God."

What does it mean to "see" the kingdom of God?

Jesus urged us to do an about-face in our approach to reality because His Kingdom is at hand. He brought His world with Him, and it's within our reach. He wants us to see reality from God's perspective, to learn to live "from" His world...
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Seeing The Future In The Present

Posted 12-26-2023 at 05:06 PM by Albert Finch (How Do I Advance My Spiritual Life?)

Hebrews 11:1 - "Now, faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things that you cannot see."

Physical sight is the ability to see things as they are. Vision is the capacity to see things as they should be, and that takes faith.

The scripture says that "For we walk by faith, and not by sight" (2 Corinthians 5:7). We must never let what our eyes see determine what our hearts believe. In other words, we are to walk...
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Made You Look

Posted 12-26-2023 at 09:49 AM by Northsouth

Curiosity always gets the best of us. I've never blogged before, I thought that it might be too much personal information shared.

Maybe. The great thing is that I have stories that I can share that aren't personal - unless I want it to be, which I don't. But, in this case, someone has been making it personal.

Whoever is disturbing my life and trying to steal my identity(I know I'm fantastic but seriously) and trying to bring me down, it's not working. I'm not always...
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December 26, 2023 – Exhortation

Posted 12-26-2023 at 09:30 AM by Albert Finch (How Do I Advance My Spiritual Life?)

You were created for such a time as this. No matter how dark and fierce the storm, lean into Him -- receive of His strength and His faith. Press in close; hold tight to Him. Let all else go -- be set free. You declared that you would gladly follow Him. Come with Him, acknowledge the power that is part of your Christ identity -- it is needed in this hour. You have prayed to be transformed -- change will come from Him -- you will go forth in His power and possess the land.-- bearing fruit that remains...
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