Category Archives: Life in Jesus

They Left Everything…

This is a companion, follow-up piece to the Monday and Tuesday’s posts on… theHeartSeekerblog. wordpress.com… April 24 “When they had brought their boats to land, they left everything and followed Him.” (Luke 5:11) They had fished all night and caught … Continue reading

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Christmas Story Lessons… Rule & Order

December 17 There are so many lessons to be learned from within the Christmas story. All this week we are looking at what God is teaching us…and seeking to apply His lessons into our lives… Luke’s account of the birth … Continue reading

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Grace, Truly Amazing, pt. 3

December 13 “It is God Who works in you, both to will and to work for His good pleasure.” (Phili. 2:13) A couple of days ago, we mentioned that the tendency for many (most?) Christians is to start by receiving … Continue reading

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Be vs. Do, pt. 5 – Faith to BE

November 13 The gospel message is that Jesus came to do everything necessary to make us vessels suitable for divine habitation. He came to deal (completely) with our sinfulness – and with everything that sin had done to effect our … Continue reading

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The Incomparable Jesus: Alive Evermore

September 21 “Why do you seek the living among the dead? He is not here, but has risen…” (Luke 24:5-6) We have been looking at Jesus and discovering just a few of the things that made Him unlike any other … Continue reading

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Whoever Believes in Me; part 3

August 13 “Whoever believes in Me will never thirst.” (Jesus; John 6:35) We are all familiar with those scenes where a dying man is stuck in the middle of some oven of a desert, longing for only one thing… a … Continue reading

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Salvation… Healing

May 31 “For by grace you are saved through faith, and this not of yourselves; it is the gift of God.” (Ephesians 2:8) Today, we are going to address a topic that is a bit controversial. But it really shouldn’t … Continue reading

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Salvation… Forgiveness

May 29 “For by grace you are saved through faith, and this not of yourselves; it is the gift of God.” (Ephesians 2:8) Salvation is God’s gift to us… received by our faith in Jesus… and in what He did … Continue reading

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Salvation 101: New Life NOW

May 25 “We have been born into a new life… The old life is gone; a new life has begun!” (1Pet. 1:3; 2Cor. 5:17) The message of salvation is this: Jesus came so that what you were is no more… … Continue reading

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Why Only Jesus? Pt. 3

  May 11 We have been talking about why Jesus is the only way to God. We talked about how Jesus came not to establish a new religion but a new relationship with God – and how His work on … Continue reading

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