Steve Penny, Feel Good Friday,

BEING ALONE

I travel the globe preaching God’s word. As it is not always possible for Marion to travel with me, I am often alone for lengthy periods of time. Here are some thoughts on being alone:   1. BEING ALONE DOES NOT MEAN YOU ARE LONELY Loneliness is an attitude – not…
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LATE ONSET MATURITY

I have noticed that many people suffer from “late onset maturity”. These are people who simply do not commit to be good and to do good. This malady is produced by three things:   1. OVERPROTECTIONALISM The generation who work hard for their lot in life always overprotect their children from…
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Steve Penny, Feel Good Friday,

HIGHER PURPOSE

1. If you don’t find your higher purpose – you will fall for your lower passions.   2. If you don’t find your higher purpose – you will join with lower companions.   3. If you don’t find your higher purpose – you will settle for lower performance.   4….
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STEVE PENNY, CHURCH, CHRISTIAN, MINISTRY, LEADERSHIP, FAITH

PLEASING FAITH

‘God’s anger was against His people, because they did not believe in God, and did not trust in His salvation’ – Psalm 78:22.   PLEASING FAITH has two parts to it: A. Believe in God’s absoluteness; B. Trust in God’s ability.   ‘But without faith it is impossible to please…
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MY DAILY PRAYER STRUCTURE

Over my life I have used many structures to assist me in my daily prayers. I have found them helpful in staying focussed so that my prayer time is not spent meandering around paths of emotional concern. Here’s my structure – I pray it may help you:   1. ENTER HIS…
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Steve Penny, Feel Good Friday,

THREE LIFE RELATIONSHIPS

FAMILY We are connected most strongly through our family relationships. These must be highest priority. When your family relationships break down, all other relationships are affected. Your family relationships, in your developing years, shape you for all other relationships in life.   SOCIAL Our social relationships are those beyond our…
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STEVE PENNY, CHURCH, LEADERSHIP, CHRISTIAN LIFE

FATHERS AND SONS

‘Paul and Timothy, bondservants of Jesus Christ, To all the saints in Christ Jesus who are in Philippi, with the bishops and deacons: Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.’ Philippians 1:1-2.   NOTE PAUL’S “AND”: 1. Paul AND Timothy, 2. Bishops AND…
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Steve Penny, Feel Good Friday,

MY RULES FOR SOCIAL MEDIA

  1. Don’t post when you are drunk. 2. Don’t post when you are angry. 3. Don’t post when you are dumb. 4. Don’t post when you are bored. 5. Don’t post when you think you are right.   WHEN CAN WE POST? 1. When you have prayed. 2. When you have heard from…
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