Bent in the Wrong Direction – By Nate Carter

Pastor Nate Carter

Iniquity means “to be bent or inclined toward.” The Bible says, “Lot … pitched his tent toward Sodom” (Genesis 13: 12). It proved to be a fatal attraction. He lost everything he’d spent his life working for, including his family, because he leaned the wrong way. It works like this: you sow a thought and…

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God Has a Purpose for Your Life – By Nate Carter

Pastor Nate Carter

“You have not chosen me, but I have chosen you.” – John 15:16 It doesn’t take a lot of people to bring about change. In fact, too many people can get in the way. Gideon chose 32,000 men to fight, but God only needed 300. He doesn’t care how many can be counted-He only cares…

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The Peril of Neglect – By Nate Carter

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“How shall we escape, if we neglect so great salvation.” – Hebrews 2:3 On the dashboard of my car there’s a series of gauges. They let me know about such things as the brakes, oil, engine, transmission and cooling system. I’ve never been mechanically-minded but I have learned, at considerable cost, to pay attention to…

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Nothing but the Best – By Nate Carter

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“I am the Lord your God who teaches you to profit, who leads you by the way that you should go.” – Isaiah 48:17, AMP Can you imagine your heavenly Father wanting less for His children than you and I want for ours? I have three children. The oldest is Nathan. He once played for…

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Tell the Devil Today, “Not an Inch” – by Pastor Nate Carter

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“Living or dying we follow the Lord. Either way we are His.”  – Romans 14:8, TLB  If Satan can’t have everything, he’ll take whatever he can get. When Moses told Pharaoh, “Let us go that we may serve the Lord,” Pharaoh made him three offers. First, “Go serve the Lord, but leave your children here.”…

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The Orphan Heart – by Pastor Nate Carter

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“God’s Spirit touches our spirit and confirms who we really are.” Romans 8:16, TM  Do you have an orphan heart? It’s a heart that needs everybody to love it. Ten thousand people may, but that’s not enough-it will always focus on the one who doesn’t and obsess over them. Have you ever held arguments in your…

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The Great I AM – by Pastor Nate Carter

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“So don’t worry about these things, saying, ‘What will we eat? What will we drink? What will we wear?” Matthew 6:31, NLT  When Moses asked God what His name was (Exodus 3:13), God replied, “I AM.” He was literally saying,  “I AM-the one who feeds you in the wilderness; I AM-the one who heals you…

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Hammered By The Word – by Pastor Nate Carter

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“Is not My Word like a fire?” Says the LORD, “And like a hammer that breaks the rock in pieces?” Jeremiah 23:29  What you hear often enough you will eventually believe, and what you believe will determine your direction, your decisions, and your destiny. Paul told the Philippians, “I  never get tired of telling you this,  and…

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Give it all to Him – by Pastor Nate Carter

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“Cast all your anxiety on Him because He cares for you.” I Peter 5:7, NIV Perhaps you’ve done all you can and things aren’t getting any better. That’s a frightening place to be, but spiritually speaking, you’re on the threshold of a miracle. Don’t beg and plead with God, He’s your Father. Jesus said, “Your…

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But God – by Pastor Nate Carter

Pastor Nate Carter

8 We do not want you to be uninformed, brothers and sisters, about the troubles we experienced in the province of Asia. We were under great pressure, far beyond our ability to endure, so that we despaired of life itself. 9 Indeed, we felt we had received the sentence of death. But this happened that…

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