All posts in category Gems From Jim Hughes

CrossReads Weekly Devotional: Gems from Pastor Jim 9/19/2022

Send to Kindle by Jim Hughes  Ps. 32:6 Therefore, let all the godly confess their rebellion to you while there is time, that they may not drown in the floodwaters of judgment. Here the godly are being singled out. Yes, the godly do sin. What happens when the godly do not confess their sins and […]

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Gems From Pastor Jim 8/2/2022

by Jim Hughes Ps. 26:4-5 I do not spend time with liars or go along with hypocrites. I hate the gatherings of those who do evil, and I refuse to join in with the wicked. The Psalmist shows us a sure fire way to keep our souls out of trouble with God. We […]

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Gems From Pastor Jim 6/14/2022

by Jim Hughes Matt. 7:21 “Not all people who sound religious are really godly. They may refer to me as “Lord,” but they still won’t enter the Kingdom of Heaven. The decisive issue is whether they obey my Father in heaven.” There is a difference between good people and godly people, between religious […]

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Gems From Pastor Jim 5/24/2022

by Jim Hughes Matt. 22:14 “For many were called, but few were chosen.” This is the story of the great wedding feast. Jesus used this story to teach us what it will be like when He comes back to establish His kingdom. This was a wedding feast and all the guests who were […]

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CrossReads Weekly Devotional: Gems From Pastor Jim 5/16/2022

Send to Kindle by Jim Hughes Matt. 21:21-22 Then Jesus told them, “I assure you, if you have faith and don’t doubt, you can do things like this and much more. You can even say to this mountain, ‘May God lift you up and throw you into the sea,’ and it will happen. If you […]

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CrossReads Weekly Devotional: Gems From Pastor Jim 4/18/2022

Send to Kindle by Jim Hughes Matt. 18:19-20 “I also tell you this: If two of you agree down here on earth concerning anything you ask, my Father in heaven will do it for you. For where two or three gather together because they are mine, I am there among them.” One of the things […]

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CrossReads Weekly Devotional: Gems from Pastor Jim 3/21/2022

Send to Kindle by Jim Hughes Matt. 17: 19-20 Afterward the disciples asked Jesus privately, “Why couldn’t we cast out that demon?” “You didn’t have enough faith,” Jesus told them. “I assure you, even if you had faith as small as a mustard seed you could say to this mountain, ‘Move from here to there,’ […]

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Gems from Pastor Jim 3/15/2022

by Jim Hughes Matt. 16:26 “And how do you benefit if you gain the whole world but lose your soul in the process? Is anything worth more than your soul?” There are so many whose only goal in life is to gain as much of the world as they possibly can. They buy […]

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CrossReads Weekly Devotional: Gems from Pastor Jim 1/17/2022

Send to Kindle by Jim Hughes Matt. 15:8-9 “These people honor me with their lips, but their hearts are far away. Their worship is a farce, for they replace God’s commands with their own man-made teachings.” I wonder how many people fall into this category. I often have wondered how many people who go to […]

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CrossReads Weekly Devotional: Gems from Pastor Jim 11/15/2021

Send to Kindle by Jim Hughes Matt. 11:28-30 Then Jesus said, “Come to me, all of you who are weary and carry heavy burdens, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you. Let me teach you, because I am humble and gentle, and you will find rest for your souls. For my […]

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