Category Archives: truth

Rise Up O Men Of God-A Father’s Day Call for Revival

William Merrill, in 1911, penned these lyrics to the well-known hymn, challenging men to live godly lives and influence their world: Rise up, O men of God! Have done with lesser things. Give heart and mind and soul and strength … Continue reading

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Does God Care Who Wins The NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship?

Originally Posted on April 8, 2011 by theupwardcallofgod The topic of today’s blog is actually a shortened repost from 5 years ago: Does God really care who wins the NCAA Men’s Basketball National Championship? And further, by extension, does He care who wins the … Continue reading

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We All Stumble In Many Ways!

“For we all often stumble and fall and offend in many things.”  James 3:2 Amplified Bible (AMP) Truer words regarding the day-to-day condition of the believer have not been spoken! We all stumble. We all fall. We all offend. And we do so often! Furthermore, … Continue reading

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A Simple Discussion on the Sovereignty of God

 A brother in Christ recently sent me this quote in an email to which I include my reply: Men choose their course by what seems to them a free will and they glory in the fact that they are wise … Continue reading

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A Love Letter Just In TIme For Valentines!

Have you ever written a love letter to someone you really care about? There is a deep well of emotional energy in us that causes us to want to express, in no uncertain terms, the depth of our undying love … Continue reading

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The Baby Jesus: I AM Legend

Many of the unbelieving multitudes will be asking this time of year, either out loud or silently to themselves, why such a big deal is being made over Christmas and the birth of a baby in a middle-eastern manger over … Continue reading

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The Love Of Jesus Above All Things

We are well into the holiday season and the multitudinous holiday gatherings and gift shopping excursions are shifting into high gear. It is easy in the hustle and bustle of Christmastime, in the midst of the focus upon materialism and … Continue reading

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