House Fire

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Life as a Christian in a world with evil and sin all around us is bound to be trying at times. Instead of relying on our prowess we should look to The Word of GOD for answers:   

James 1:2-4 ESV 

Count it all joy, my brothers, when you meet trials of various kinds, for you know that the testing of your faith produces steadfastness. And let steadfastness have its full effect, that you may be perfect and complete, lacking in nothing.

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GOD is in control


And still Job was allowed to suffer great loss. We may not understand it all now but one day we will.


James 1:12 ESV 

Blessed is the man who remains steadfast under trial, for when he has stood the test he will receive the crown of life, which God has promised to those who love him.

Something of Great Value Often is Produced From Great Stress

Proverbs 17:3 ESV

The crucible is for silver, and the furnace is for gold, and the Lord tests hearts.


Molten Metal


SONG: ~ PETER, PAUL & MARY ~ “All My Trials “



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James Halifko

Author: James Halifko

I am a Baby Boomer with a lot of life's experience to guide me and share with people.

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