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Journaling for the Glory of God

Journaling can be a powerful tool for spiritual growth. Yet many Christians never consider it as worth their time or effort. Keeping a journal is not essential to a vibrant Christian life. The Bible doesn’t talk about it. Jesus didn’t journal (to our knowledge). And yet, many of the men and women whom we consider …

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How to Pray

I have to work hard at prayer. The hundreds of books that exist on this topic tell me my struggle is not unique. We want to pray. Our hearts desire to connect with our Savior. But drowning out the distractions of life, shifting our gaze onto Jesus, and making prayer happen is a constant challenge. …

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God’s Majesty & Our Praise

Majesty & Why It Matters “Majesty” isn’t a word we use a whole lot in everyday language. What does it mean? The dictionary defines it as “greatness” or “dignity“. What makes God majestic? Psalm 8 (below) tells of the dignity He has given to mankind. This revelation of His character is majestic. Why is it …

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When God Has Other Plans

It wasn’t my intention to lose momentum so soon after starting Wield The Word. But we never intend to lose anything, do we? God’s Plans Are Not Mine Proverbs 16:9 says, “The heart of man plans his way, but the Lord establishes his steps.” Later in Proverbs (19:21), we are told that, “Many are the …

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