Heroic Humility

“Humility brings honesty concerning our need.” Thetus Tenney, Woman of God, in Humble Desperation article, WNOP.com (2/01 or earlier).

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First Things, First!

“First of all…prayers”, just like, “In the beginning, God…” yet how we so often commit what could be the worst sin: prayerlessness. dkb, from T.F. Tenney’s and Charles Hummel’s writings.

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True Wealth

“Do we live to accumulate wealth or to accumulate people for God’s kingdom?” Jimmy Evans, Marriage Builder Weekly email, 7/6/14.

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“Fear ends when we expose it as something unnatural—something that comes from the devil rather than from God, who doesn’t give us a spirit of fear” (2 Tim. 1:7), Jimmy Evans, Marriage Builder Weekly email, 7/13/14.

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Who Am I?

“We human beings are never happier than when we are expressing the deepest gifts that are truly us.” Os Guiness, as quoted in Journey of Desire, ppgs 152-154, by John Eldredge.

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The Battle for Glory

“The Road we travel will take us into the Battle to Restore Beauty in all things, chief among them the Hearts of those we know….we will need a Passion to increase Glory; we will need Love.” John Eldredge, The Sacred Romance, p. 158

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Dream on!

You cannot out-dream God. Desire is kept alive by imagination, the antidote to resignation. We will need imagination (in this Walk), which is to say, we will need hope.” (See I Cor. 2:9, Rev. 21:5, Isa. 43:19, II Cor. 5:17, Psa. 91:6) John Eldredge, The Sacred Romance, 156-57 (Scripture references, words in parenthesis and some italics added by dkb).

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