designed to have a lasting impact on eternity. Everyone will
die, but few people will ever truly live. To live like a
to live with honor before God and others, to live with
commitment to principle, to live with dedication to a cause,
to live with compassion for others, is to live in a way that
will echo in eternity.
Daily Bible Verse
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They did not cease from their own doings nor
from their stubborn way. —Judges 2:19
As I learned to write my letters, my first-grade teacher insisted
that I hold my pencil in a specific way. As she watched me, I held
it the way she wanted me to. But when she turned away, I obstinately
reverted the pencil to the way I found more comfortable.
I thought I was the secret winner in that battle of the wills, and I
still hold my pencil in my own peculiar way. Decades later, however,
I realize that my wise teacher knew that my stubborn habit would
grow into a bad writing practice that would result in my hand tiring
Children rarely understand what is good for them. They operate
almost entirely on what they want at the moment. Perhaps the
“children of Israel” were aptly named as generation after generation
stubbornly insisted on worshiping the gods of the nations around
them rather than the one true God. Their actions greatly angered the
Lord because He knew what was best, and He removed His blessing from
them (Judg. 2:20-22).
Pastor Rick Warren says, “Obedience and stubbornness are two sides
of the same coin. Obedience brings joy, but our stubbornness makes
If a rebellious spirit is keeping us from obeying God, it’s time for
a change of heart. Return to the Lord; He is gracious and merciful.
Heavenly Father, You are loving and gracious, and eager to
forgive when we return to You. May we pursue you with our whole
heart and not cling to our stubborn tendency to want things our way.
First we make our habits; then our habits make us.
Our Daily Bread
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Prayer requires more of the heart than
of the tongue. ~Adam Clarke
Parachute/Battlement Mesa Colorado
Church meeting is 10:00AM
Grand Valley Middle School Auditorium
0364 Sipprelle Dr. 970-210-5795
"And if it seems evil to you to serve the Lord, choose for
yourselves this day whom you will serve, whether the gods
which your fathers served that were on the other side of the
River, or the gods of the Amorites, in whose land you dwell.
But as for me and my house, we will serve the Lord."
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To disciple men, to be followers of Jesus Christ and
become the men God designed us to be, men fully alive.
To grow a
honor bound Band of Brothers
committed to helping men discover their hearts no matter the costs. Brothers dedicated to fighting well
in this life set before us