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King Frederick and the Guilty Criminal 0

King Frederick and the Guilty Criminal

There is someone to plead for you before the Father. He is Jesus Christ.... (1 John 2:1, NLT) Christians need not falsely proclaim their innocence, but be honest with God and receive His wonderful forgiveness and cleansing according to 1 John 1:9-10: "If we confess our sins to him, he is faithful and just to forgive us and to cleanse us from every wrong. If we claim we have not sinned, we are calling God a liar and showing that his word has no place in our hearts" (NLT).
The Inventor of the Telegraph 0

The Inventor of the Telegraph

If you need wisdom . . . ask him (James 1:5, NLT) Many successful people have acknowledged in their memoirs that whenever they came to an impasse in their work and were completely baffled, they sought wisdom from the Lord.
New Birth at 10,000 Feet 0

New Birth at 10,000 Feet

Seek his will in all you do, and he will direct your paths (Proverbs 3:6, NLT) Our sovereign God is truly in control of even the smallest details of our lives, even though often we are unaware of His invisible hand.