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Bible Topics: First Place

Definition: First place, as used here, can be defined as that which is given preeminence or held supreme.

1. We are to desire the Lord above all else.

2. The Lord wants us to be in constant communion with Him.

3. We are to give the Lord first place in our hearts, and demonstrate our love with wholehearted obedience.

4. God is a jealous God; He's jealous for our sakes, knowing that only in Him will we find true happiness and fulfilment.

5. We should love Him in thanks for all that He has done for us.

6. We are to love and worship His Word and to give it first place in our thoughts.

7. God won't take second place in our hearts to others, in either our love or our loyalties.

8. God won't take second place, even to His service.

9. God ultimately wants all of you!

10. God blesses our putting Him first.

11. The Lord reserves a special intimacy for those who put Him first.

12. If we put Him first, He puts us first.

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James Arendt
James Arendt

Dear Visitor, In December 2016, due to poorer and poorer eyesight, I went to an eye doctor and was told I have glaucoma and advanced cataracts. The doctor said I need two operations to restore my eyesight. However, I cannot afford to have medical surgery on my eyes at this time (now February) because of low income. The jobs I work at are seasonal with spring and autumn being the best. It won't be till some time in April I may be able to earn money locally again. Because of medical insurance, the operations should not be much more than a few hundred dollars each, but like everyone else, I also have to get enough money for rent, food and utilities which makes it harder to save money. I also had an unexpected medical expense in January for an enlarged prostrate condition which cost about $200. Thanks be to God I am nearly 100% recovered from it!

A few people have already sent me some funds, so far four friends and three people I do not know personally but who apparently appreciate my Deep Truths website! For them I am eternally grateful.

If God touches your heart, and especially if you have been a frequent visitor to this website, would you please send me a gift through Paypal so I afford to get my eyes fixed? I am also the webmaster of jamesjpn.net and you can read my bio on it.

You can send to my Paypal account: james.arendt@deeptruths.com

Because Deep Truths is not an official charity recognized by Paypal, please do not designate the funds as a "donation" for Paypal has rules against non-registered charities receiving gifts. It should be designated for "services rendered without shipping."

I pray you find this website a blessing.
Sincerely in Christ,
James Arendt
Webmaster.



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