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The Break Room

  • Whoever is ashamed of Me and My words, the Son of Man will be ashamed of them when He comes in His glory and in the glory of the Father and of the holy angels. Luke 9:26 NIV

    The break room fell silent as I walked in to get some water. Though I was new there, I had learned that the normal topics were hangovers, sexual exploits, or who had the best drugs. The normal stream of profanity ceased when I entered the room.

    It had all started when I said a blessing over my lunch. They seemed unsure about what to make of that. Sometimes they taunted me and I would quote scripture back to them, like 'Every knee will bow and every tongue will confess that Jesus is Lord.'

    I was certainly not trying to force my religion on them. Sadly at the time, I did not care if the whole crowd went to hell. I was in survival mode and it was an 'every man for himself' point in my life. They would have to get to heaven as best they could. I was just trying to make it in myself, but I would not hide knowing Jesus. I may have been going through hell, but I was hanging on to God while doing it.

    In time, several of the people there came to the Lord and started coming to church with me. How do you boldly stand for Jesus? Picture Him there with you. You can stand with Him, or be ashamed of Him, but He is there either way.

    Peter denied knowing Jesus three times, but there is another way: tell them that you do. Don't chase people with a Bible who are not ready, but when they corner you don't be ashamed to say: Yes, I know Him, what about you? You are one heartbeat from meeting Him. Think about it.

    Prayer: Father, I pray that you give me a boldness to take a stand for You when confronted. Fill me with Your strength and give me anointed words to speak, in the name of Jesus.

    Note: Happy Sunday! Don't forget that our RHM Live weekend service is happening today at 10am EST! We will be continuing our online Bible Study with Luke, Chapter Twenty-Three. To find out more or join us this morning, go to this page: RHM Live


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Jim Jarrell
Jim Jarrell

Amen! Father I thank you for all that you have done in my life!

February 18, 2018
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Mari Kaufmann
Mari Kaufmann

Amen ❤️

February 18, 2018
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Celeste Strenn
Celeste Strenn

Amen!!!

February 18, 2018
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Kay Collinsworth
Kay Collinsworth

Amen!!!

February 18, 2018
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Pranoti  Kumar
Pranoti Kumar

Amen!

 

February 18, 2018
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Dave and Sue Earlywine
Dave and Sue Earlywine

Amen 

February 18, 2018
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Kathie Byram Lopez
Kathie Byram Lopez

Amen

February 18, 2018
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Jose Simo
Jose Simoedited: February 18, 2018

I thank You oh Lord for all Your blessings and care for me,Amen. 

February 18, 2018
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Linda Clark
Linda Clark

AMEN PRAISE GOD FOR BE IS MY ROCK 

February 18, 2018
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Marisa Jackson
Marisa Jackson

Amen! Alleluia! Amen!

February 18, 2018
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Liesel  aka  Lisa Wardle
Liesel aka Lisa Wardle

Amen!!! Yes, my Lord and God, please give me boldness to take a stand and not a spirit of fear, give me strength, wisdom and words by Thy holy Spirit, in Jesus name I pray, Amen!

February 18, 2018
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Wesley Paulus
Wesley Paulus

Amen!

February 18, 2018
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Schalk  de Beer
Schalk de Beer

Amen Lord 

February 18, 2018
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Ticardo Williams
Ticardo Williams

Amen.  Praise God!  Thanks Pastor Todd!  Father, I pray that you give me a boldness to take a stand for You when confronted. Fill me with Your strength and give me anointed words to speak, in the Name of Jesus.  Amen.

February 19, 2018
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David and Dianna Wyles
David and Dianna Wyles

Prayer: Father, I pray that you give me a boldness to take a stand for You when confronted. Fill me with Your strength and give me anointed words to speak, in the name of Jesus. Yes Lord <3 Amen ~Thank you

February 19, 2018
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Diane Symborski✝
Diane Symborski✝

 Father, I pray that you give me a boldness to take a stand for You when confronted. Fill me with Your strength and give me anointed words to speak, in the name of Jesus. Amen <3

 

Thank you Pastor Dion. :-)

February 19, 2018
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Scott Riegelmann
Scott Riegelmann

Thank you sir it touched my heart!!  Amen

February 19, 2018
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Scott Riegelmann
Scott Riegelmann

This brought me to one of my fav verses its ISAIAH chapter 40 verses 28-31 when I need to feel him next to me I just say those words He sure is faithfull thank you pastor Todd for being there for others when your able to, God please Bless them mightily so they can share your words and love with others in Jesus" name I pray Amen

February 19, 2018