Category Archives: New Nature

Were vs. Are; pt. 5 – Holy

October 29 “For He chose us in Him before the foundation of the world to be holy and blameless in His sight.” (Ephesians 1:4) There are two prominent thoughts expressed in this verse… One) God chose us to be His before … Continue reading

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Belief and Faith; pt. 6 – Be Renewed

October 17 “…be renewed in the spirit of your minds…” (Ephesians 4:23) As Christians, we owe it to ourselves to walk in the fullness of everything God has given us. We also owe it to God. Nothing glorifies Him more … Continue reading

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Belief and Faith; part 3 Living By Faith

October 12 “The righteous will live by faith.” (Romans 1:17; Galatians 3:11; Hebrews 10:38) This familiar phrase is a central theme in Scripture. It was birthed as an Old Testament promise. It was provided as a New Testament fulfillment. Jesus came … Continue reading

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Salvation… Deliverance

 May 30 “For by grace you are saved through faith, and this not of yourselves; it is the gift of God.” (Ephesians 2:8) One of the most debilitating effects of sin is our bondage to sin. We don’t just commit … Continue reading

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Genuine Faith, Pt. 2

April 12 Most Christians have heard about “mustard-seed faith,” but it is rare that we really understand what Jesus is saying. Jesus’ words here are in response to a question. A demand really. The disciples had just heard Jesus talk … Continue reading

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Greater… Wisdom and Revelation

February 22 “I have not stopped… asking that the God of our Lord Jesus Christ… may give you a spirit of wisdom and revelation in your knowledge of Him.” (from Ephesians 1:16-17) A few days ago, we began talking about … Continue reading

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Repent and Believe; Pt. 2

January 13 “The time is fulfilled… and the kingdom of God is near. Repent and believe in the gospel!” (Jesus – Mark 1:15) Yesterday we broached the subject of repentance in order to properly believe and receive the Kingdom of … Continue reading

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You, Made New

January 10 “…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) When we set our minds upon what Jesus has done for us … Continue reading

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Identity… Created in Christ Jesus

October 24 “For we are God’s workmanship, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance as our way of life.” (Ephesians 2:10) A few days ago we began to talk about the fact that much … Continue reading

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Identity… Part 2; New Creations

October 21 “Therefore if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation…” (2 Corinthians 5:17a) We ARE new creations… we are NOT becoming new creations. If this is true, then we need to know what it means to be … Continue reading

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