Category Archives: In Christ

The BE-attitudes… A Few Final Thoughts

This is a follow-up post to our look at the Beatitudes over at theHeartSeekerBlog.wordpress.com… May 23 Having looked closely at “The Beatitudes” (you can read those thoughts @ the above-mentioned site) I wanted to conclude by pointing out something really … Continue reading

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Grace, Truly Amazing, pt. 4

December 14 “For by one sacrifice, He has perfected forever those who are being made holy.” (Hebrews 10:14) To me, this is one of the most fascinating verses in all of the Bible. Think about what it is really saying… … Continue reading

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“Whoever Believes in Me…”

August 9 “Truly, truly, I tell you, whoever believes in Me will also do the works that I am doing. He will do even greater things than these, because I am going to the Father.” (John 14:12) I cannot fathom … Continue reading

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You, Made New; Pt. 2

January 11 “…be renewed in the spirit of your minds, and put on the new self, created to be like God in true righteousness and holiness.” (Ephesians 4:23-24) We have been talking about the new you – the transformed person … Continue reading

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Identity… A Royal Priesthood

October 26 “You are a chosen people, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people for God’s own possession, to proclaim the virtues of Him…” (1 Peter 2:9) In our struggle to realize all that God has done for us … Continue reading

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Identity… 

August 16 Today, I ran across the strangest of stories. There is a young European woman that took a childhood fascination and turned it into reality. You may have heard of her… she is known as the “real-life Barbie.” Her … Continue reading

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Getting “in Character”

July 16 “Put on the Lord Jesus Christ…” (from Romans 13:14) Today, I wanted to follow up on the thoughts from yesterday’s post. This is really too important an issue to treat as a passing thought. Yesterday, we talked about … Continue reading

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A God of Immediacy

July 11 “And God said… And it was so.” (Genesis 1) “Jesus said to (the blind man), ‘Go your way; your faith has made you well.’ And immediately he received his sight…” (from Mark 10:52) At the risk of estranging … Continue reading

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Our True Identity

July 8 “’Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind.’ And: ‘Love your neighbor as yourself.’ All the Law and the Prophets depend on these two commandments.” (Jesus, from … Continue reading

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Somebody New Entirely

July 6 Yesterday, we concluded by saying that the only way to get beyond who we are, is to become somebody else. But wait… if that is the solution, then, it is just not possible. There is no earthly way … Continue reading

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