Just Thinking – Page One

A THOUGHT (AND THOUGHTS), SOMEWHERE IN TIME, TRAILING THE CLOUDS OF GLORY… Learning the Word of God is truly awesome! It gives the student inner peace and tranquility. Inculcation of Bible Doctrine literally builds a “structure of edification” in the soul. The chambers of the soul are potentially filled with …

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Just Thinking – Page Two

I am overwhelmed at times with thoughts and ideas that flow through my mind and I am compelled to simply go with the flow. Just as the rivers flow to the sea, perhaps reason will carry me to an ocean of understanding. Everywhere that thought takes me I am ever …

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Just Thinking – Page Three

Science should keep God in scientific hypothesis and in intellectual perspective. God is the source of all knowledge. God is True Reality! GOD IS NOT RELATIVE, HE IS ABSOLUTE AND PERSONAL! Human knowledge is elementary, but God has given the born-again believer His Holy Spirit for fellowship, conviction and instruction …

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Just Thinking – Page Four

The orderliness of the Universe is called, by Science, “Universal Natural Constants.” Universal Natural Constants simply stated by my own definition is: “Immutable Divine Laws in the orderliness of the Created Universe.” These constants (Divine laws) astound and defy human intellect and Science. They also disprove happenstance and prove the …

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Just Thinking – Page Five

Grace is too simple for intellectual arrogance. Bible Doctrine stabilizes the believer in the destabilizing circumstances of life. Human nature is the source of the arrogance syndrome. Human nature was the original barrier between God and man. Jesus Christ replaced it with Himself, thereby making a way of escape through …

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Just Thinking – Page Six

If you really want to know God, if you really want to find Him: just take the road of Faith to the CROSS, which is just before the Resurrection, on the way to Salvation. It is there that you will find Him. Here! Take these directions: Faith + The Cross …

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Just Thinking – Page Seven

Confirmation is unattainable in theory, only probable to one degree or another depending on the propositions, evidence and support of conclusions as they enforce, neutralize, or negate the hypothesis. Without total knowledge, there can not be total evidence and therefore, no confirmation. Confirmation in theory cannot be proven, it can …

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Just Thinking – Page Eight

We live in: “The Age of Materialism,” “The Age of the Getters,” “The Age of the Foolish Generations,” “The Age of Ego-Arrogance,” “The End of the Ages.” If our understanding is continually purged we may eventually understand knowledge. Every question of mortal man will find it’s answer in immortality. The …

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Just Thinking – Page Nine

Divine discipline may be described as the arrogance of folly that must be changed into the maturity of humility. Because there is folly and wisdom there is evil and good.   Aging should be the process of knowledge and experience, fueling the light of wisdom which fuses the soul with …

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Just Thinking – Page Ten

God transcends time and space, being subject to neither. He is omnipresent and immanent. Omnipresence describes space in relation to God. Immensity describes God in relation to space. God caused two boundaries to man – time and space {the universe}. Our existence, even our orientation in this reality is undeniably …

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Rocky Mountain Portals

We had a wonderful,  peaceful and beautiful vacation in the Vail Valley of the Rocky Mountains, Colorado. Daily,  Sherry and I marveled at the deep blue sky and the gentle breezes and I couldn’t help but imagine that the majestic mountains appeared to be pushing the sky higher and higher.  Each mountain peak seemed to be pointing upward to its …

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Bible Facts – Interesting Things To Know

The Old Testament begins with man in the image of God (Genesis 1:26).  The new testament begins with God in the image of man (John 1:14). At Christ’s birth wise men who worshipped Him brought gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh (Matthew 2:11). At Christ’s death wicked men ridiculed Him, crucified …

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OUR CHRISTIAN HERITAGE IN SONGS OF OLD

OUR MUSICAL HERITAGE IN CHRISTIAN AMERICA – AMERICA IS CHRISTIAN!   Our heritage is God’s Word in song.  Sing America – sing praises to the Lord.  Sing your heart out to God.  Sing God’s Word. Sing our Christian Heritage. The Bible deals extensively with music.   In the Old Testament …

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THREE SYSTEMS OF PERCEPTION

History,  from generation to generation, vocabulary (word definitions and usage), education or a lack of education,  philosophy, new scientific discoveries and technological advances, all  contribute to change the future and the history of the way we think and develop our intellectualism.  Having said this, there is and always has been  three basic …

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THOUGHTS ON LEADERSHIP

Leadership is a privilege, a calling, a gift from the Lord.  Leadership comes with accountability and responsibility.  In God’s Word a leader is a steward who manages the resources that are owned by the Lord.  Therefore, both the teaching of God’s Word from the pulpit and learning by the congregation …

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THOUGHTS FROM WHERE…

As i process thinking,  it seems my thoughts do not go upwards where i cannot follow, but that they come downward from places where i cannot yet, go.  Oh!,  if i could only go.   Thoughts like this often come down to lift me up.  Sometimes these thoughts give me …

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Ultimate Truth = True Reality

Because there is truth there must be True Reality!  Truth is knowledge received from True Reality in three ways: God, by Creation; Jesus Christ, by the Incarnation, and the Holy Spirit, by the Word of God.  Truth causes us to recognize untruth.   As we view the material world we …

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Client Nation and You

Before we know it Independence Day, July 4th will be upon us. This year let us examine ourselves and our freedom.  Let us pray like never before in the weeks and months leading up to Freedom Day. History repeats itself because human nature is the same in every generation since …

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MEDITATIONS – A PRAYER WALK

Inspiration from God is subtle, but sometimes it can be a wonderful experience.  Have you ever considered keeping track of your meditations? You must be on guard to recognize God’s Inspiration, against your own desires.  WRITE DOWN YOUR MEDITATIONS – KEEP THEM AS A DIARY.  REVIEW THEM OFTEN.  Compare Scripture …

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RESPECT and LOVE – A Devotional

Respect and Love are two of the most important words in english vocabulary. Respect and Love are two of the most important words is any language. Respect and Love. If everyone respected God what would the world be like? If all men loved one another, what would our relationships be …

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Follow Thinking

Imagination,  leads to discovery and fiction.  God planned it that way…what a wonderful gift – what a necessity.  Imagination leads us to discovery like crossing a bridge….a bridge from the known to the  unknown. Questioning is perhaps the straightest path to discovery.  Both,  imagination and questions require each other.  Both …

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Let’s Think Some More

By C. S. Craig June 20, 2014 Can we actually increase our thinking? If we are always thinking, do we think more at one time than another time? Too often we allow circumstances, attractions and distractions to interrupt out thinking.. TV is the greatest hindrance to our thinking….we never really …

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Song of Christ – Substance of the Gospel

“And without controversy great is the mystery of godliness: God (Christ) was manifest in the flesh, justified in the Spirit, seen of the angels, preached unto the Gentiles, believed on in the world, received up into Glory.” (1 Timothy 3:16)  The Bible is the Glory of life!  Everything else is …

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Let Us Think Together

At times a thunderbolt of thought jolts my quiet meditation causing my thinking to take unchartered flights.  Thought only exists while it is being thought. But, when does thinking stop?  Think about it! Here is a proposition for you: together, let us take an uncharted flight with my thoughts (already in progress continuously) and see …

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Acquisition – THOUGHTS FOR THINKING

By C. S. Craig The following maxims are merely my observations based on Scripture and influenced by fundamental principles and declarations of reality in life pursuits. Enjoy! Scripture revelation is an infinite undertaking. There is progress in doctrinal knowledge, but there is no increase in Scripture – only our understanding …

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