A brief periodic email containing an open letter to all Christians with encouraging words. Written by Ed Anderson, Cloud Nine Church of Christ congregation in Sierra Vista, AZ.

Encouragement - "Have not I commanded thee? Be strong and of a good courage; be not afraid, neither be thou dismayed: for the Lord thy God is with thee whithersoever thou goest." Joshua 1:9 (KJV)

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July 17th - Learning to Pray

July 10th - Love Your Enemies

July 10th - Love Your Enemies

July 3rd - Trained by Grace

June 26th - Hypocrisy

June 19th - Sacrifice

June 12th - Older Women

June 5th - Love Your Enemies

May 29th - Spiritual Maturity

May 22nd - Knowing God

May 15th - Learn to Take It

May 8th - A New Commandment

May 1st - Life is Short

April 24th - Do Not Love the World

April 17th - Causing Others to Sin

April 10th - The Judgement

April 3rd - Itching Ears

March 27th - Things That Cause You to Sin

March 20th - A Living Hope

March 13th - The Apostle Paul Pt 2

March 6th - The Apostle Paul Pt 1

February 27th - The Scriptural Perspective

February 20th - Why do you Have Trials?

February 13th - Men of the Last Days

February 6th - The Light of the World

January 30th - The Salt of the Earth

January 23rd - The Inheritance of An Adopted Child

January 16th - All Scripture

January 9th - Blessed Are You

January 2nd - Strife or Peace

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December 26th - Worshiping Other Than God

December 19th - Do Not Tempt the Lord

December 12th - The Word of God

December 5th - A Pure Heart

November 28th - Repent

November 21st - Approved to God

November 14th - Doing Good

November 7th - A Faithful Saying

October 31st - What Do You Think of Yourself

October 24th - Pass it On

October 17th - Be Not Deceived

October 10th - God is Faithful

October 3rd - One Another

September 26th - Eternal Life

September 19th - The Exaltation of Jesus

September 12th - The Fruit of the Spirit

September 5th - Works of the Flesh

August 29th - Walk in the Spirit

August 22nd - The Rich

August 15th - Liberty and Love

August 8th - The Fight of Faith

August 1st - Grace, Love, and Communion

July 25th - Man of God

July 18th - Crucified with Christ

July 11th - Godliness with Contentment

July 4th - Self-Examination

June 27th - Secrets

June 20th - The Spiritual War

June 13th - Without Prejudice or Partiality

June 6th - Godly Sorrow

May 30th - Widows

May 23rd - Cleansing

May 16th - Be An Eample

May 9th - Be Holy

May 2nd - Exercise

April 25th - Newness in Christ

April 18th - Food - blood

April 11th - The Ministry of Reconciliation

April 4th - Deacons

March 28th - Walking by Faith and Not by Sight

March 21st - Overseers

March 14th - Prepare for the Judgment

March 7th - Instruction for Women

February 28th - Pray Everywhere

February 21st - Heavenly HOme

February 14th - Mediator

February 7th - Do Not Lose Heart

January 31st - All Prayers

January 24th - Comfort

January 17th - Honor and Glory to God

January 10th - Cheerful Giver

January 3rd - Giving

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December 27th - Appreciate God's Love

December 20th - Steadfast and Immovable

December 13th - Help From the Lord

December 6th - Influence

November 29th - God is Justl

November 22nd - Love of the Truth

November 15th - Edify Your Brother

November 8th - Patience and Faith

November 1st - Growing Your Faith

October 25th - What is Love?

October 18th - Without Love

October 11th - Test All Things

October 4th - Truth

September 27th - The Body

September 20th - Abstain from Evil

September 13th - In A Worthy Manner

September 6th - Brethren

August 30th - Those Over You In The Lord

August 23rd - The Head

August 16th - God's Wrath

August 9th - Joint Participation

August 2nd - Fellowship or Communion

July 26th - Life After Death

July 19th - The Coming Of The Lord

July 12th - Temptation

July 5th - Take Heed Lest You Fall

June 28th - Taught To Love One Another

June 21st - Bad Examples

June 14th - A Quiet Life

June 7th - Run the Race

May 31st - Children Obey Your Parents

May 24th - Stumbling Block

May 17th - Forgiving

May 10th - Divorce

May 3rd - Set Your Mind On Things Above

April 26th - One Flesh

April 19th - The Word Within You

April 12th - Distractions

April 5th - Keep the Commandment to Love

March 29th - All Things Are Not Helpful

March 22nd - The Historical Jesus

March 15th - Let the Peace of God Rule

March 8th - Washed

March 1st - Tender Mercies

February 22nd - Inheritance

February 15th - Handwriting of Ordinances

February 8th - Offenses

February 1st - Death, Burial, and Resurrection

January 25th - Brother as a Sinner

January 18th - Circumcision

January 11th - Leaven

January 4th - Discouragement

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December 28th - Comparing

December 21st - In Praise of Jesus

December 14th - The Temple of God

December 7th- The Lord God

November 30th - Colossian Prayer

November 23rd- Redeem Your Time

November 16th - Reward

November 9th - Contentment

November 2nd- No Divisions

October 26th - Think on These Things

October 19th - Some Consider it Foolishness

October 12th - Anxiety

October 5th - Saints

September 28th - Gentleness

September 21st - The Mystery

September 14th - Follow My Example - Part 2

September 7th - Follow My Example - Part 1

August 31st - Written for Our Learning

August 24th - Press Toward the Goal

August 17th - Edification

August 10th - Be a Light

August 3rd - Sin

July 27th - Complaining

July 20th - Righteousness, Peace and Joy

July 13th - Fear of God

July 6th - Judging

June 29th - Exaltation of Jesus

June 22nd - Unity of the Body - Part 2

June 15th - Unity of the Body - Part 1

June 8th - Being a Servant

June 1st - Make No Provision for the Flesh

May 25th - Conduct Worthy of the Gospel

May 18th - Love, The Fulfillment of the Law

May 11th - Owe No One Anything

May 4th - Furtherance of the Gospel

April 27th - Subject to the Government

April 20th - God Works in You

April 13th - Vengeance

April 6th - Boldness

March 30th - Enjoining a Local Congregation

March 23rd - Pleasing God

March 16th - Hospitality

March 9th - Making Peace

March 2nd - The Gift of God

February 24th - Loving Fellow Christians

February 17th - Death

February 10th - Giving

February 3rd - Paul's Prayer

January 27th - Trials

January 20th - Grace

January 13th - Joy

January 6th - Praying for Others

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December 30th - Lukewarm Christians

December 23rd - Prayer

December 16th - The Commandment to Love

December 9th - Spiritual Warfare

December 2nd - Loving Sin

November 25th - Servants

November 18th - Hypocrisy in Love

November 10th - Weakness in Temptation

November 4th - Hypocrisy in Love

October 28th - Fathers Training Children

October 21st - Gifts and Abilities

October 14th - The Church Body

October 7th - Honor Your Parents

September 30th - Evaluating Self

September 23rd - Marriage - Agape Love

September 16th - Renewing of the Mind

September 9th - Transformation

September 2nd - Submission

August 26th - Worship II

August 19th - Praising God - Worship

August 12th - Being Thankful

August 5th - Two Sides of God

July 29th - Singing

July 22nd - Faith in Christ

July 15th - Redeeming the Time

July 8th - Obeying the Gospel

July 1st - Light of the World

June 24th - Life from God

June 17th - Resurrection

June 10th - Words of Our Mouths

June 3rd - Our Righteousness

May 27th - Imitating God

May 20th - Calling on the Lord

May 13th - Uncleanness

May 6th - Sexual Immorality

April 29th - Confession Part 2

April 22nd - Confession

April 15th - Ministering to the Saints

April 8th - Wishing We Were Different

April 1st - Kind - Tender - Forgiving

March 25th - What Shall Separate Us From Christ?

March 18th - Covetousness

March 11th - Grieving the Holy Spirit

March 4th - Trials

February 25th - "...All Things Work Together for Good..."

February 18th - Struggling with Anger

February 11th - Help from the Holy Spirit

February 3rd - Things to Put Off and Put On Part II

January 28th - Things to Put Off and Put On Part I

January 21st - Abba, Father

January 15th - The Maturing Body

January 7th - Members of the Body

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December 31st - Hope

December 24th - Walking Worthy of Our Vocation

December 17th - Paul's Prayer

December 10th - A Process

December 3rd - The Inner War

November 26th - The War Against the Flesh

November 21st - Access to the Creator

November 12th - Worship from the Heart and Spirit

November 5th - The Foundation

October 29th - Marriage

October 22nd - Attraction of Sin

October 15th - Don't Return to Sin

October 8th - Grace

October 1st - Reassurance of the Love of God for Us

September 24th - Demonstration of His Love

September 17th - The Love of God for Us

September 10th - Pride Part 2

September 5th - Pride Part 1

August 27th - A Problem with Pride

August 20th - God Resists the Proud

August 13th - What is Death?

August 6th - Faith

July 30th - Conflict

July 23rd - Paul's Prayer for the Ephesians Part 3

July 16th - Paul's Prayer for the Ephesians Part 2

July 9th - Paul's Prayer for the Ephesians Part 1

July 5th - Righteousness is Through God

June 25th - God's Plan

June 18th - Count Your Spiritual Blessings

June 11th - Practicing our Religion

June 4th - Conscience

May 28th - Partiality

May 21st - Goodness of God

May 14th - The Faults of Others

May 7th - Why do you Believe?

May 1st - Saying and Doing

April 23rd - I am not Ashamed

April 16th - Encouragement

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