2-15-14 “On Valentine’s Day: Married, Single, Divorced, or Separated? This Article Offers Hope” – Pastor Shane Idleman

February 15th, 2014 | Posted by admin in Articles - (Comments Off on 2-15-14 “On Valentine’s Day: Married, Single, Divorced, or Separated? This Article Offers Hope” – Pastor Shane Idleman)

Those who do not allow hurt to entrap them can turn brokenness into an unbreakable force, but those shackled by past pain are truly imprisoned by it. The walls we build to protect may eventually imprison.
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“Divorce – Clearing The Confusion” — Pastor Shane Idleman – 8/10/2013

August 10th, 2013 | Posted by admin in Audio - (Comments Off on “Divorce – Clearing The Confusion” — Pastor Shane Idleman – 8/10/2013)

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8/10/2013 “Divorce – Clearing The Confusion” — Pastor Shane Idleman

August 10th, 2013 | Posted by admin in Video - (Comments Off on 8/10/2013 “Divorce – Clearing The Confusion” — Pastor Shane Idleman)

8/10/2013 “Divorce – Clearing The Confusion” — Pastor Shane Idleman
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Divorce: Obedience To The Scriptures Brings Healing

March 12th, 2011 | Posted by admin in Articles - (Comments Off on Divorce: Obedience To The Scriptures Brings Healing)

Part four in a series on divorce and remarriage.

As I said last week: Every situation is different and some divorces are inevitable, but for the large percentage of those who can rebuild and restore their relationship, two choices are available—to face the pain of discipline, or the pain of regret. Disciplining yourself to do the right thing is hard, but living with the pain of regret is much harder.
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Divorce: When To Hold On, When To Move On

March 5th, 2011 | Posted by admin in Articles - (Comments Off on Divorce: When To Hold On, When To Move On)

Part III in a series on divorce and remarriage.

As I said last week: Life after divorce can be just “existence”—peace and joy have all but left. If this describes you, let me assure you that God desires that peace and joy be restored, but we must realize that only God can bring wholeness and fullness to our lives. Don’t believe the lie that you need someone in order to be complete. We were created as individuals, and God uses our individual qualities to glorify Him, married or single.
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Money, Pride & Destructive Relationships Hinder Holiness

December 18th, 2010 | Posted by admin in Articles - (Comments Off on Money, Pride & Destructive Relationships Hinder Holiness)

As mentioned last week: If we truly want to experience the power of God, we must surrender pivotal areas of our lives.

The first area was our “time.” I John 2:15 says, “Do not love the world or the things in the world. If anyone loves the world, the love of the Father is not in him.” We claim that we don’t have time for God, but we find time to enjoy the things of this world. If we don’t schedule time, time will schedule for us. “So teach us to number our days, that we may gain a heart of wisdom” (Psalm 90:12). Time is not like money; it can’t be earned, borrowed, or saved. You do, however, spend it, so spend wisely.

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