Category Archives: our identity in Christ

Drawn to the Light

June 21 Like most folks, we have a porch light by our front door – for guests or friends who arrive (or leave) after dark. However, this time of year, we have a bunch of unwanted guests (various flying insects!) … Continue reading

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Being the Light; Pt. 2

June19 “You are the Light of the world.” (Matthew 5:14) Jesus told His first disciples something essential to them: “You are the Light of the world.” (Matt. 5:14) He wanted them to understand that they WERE of a different substance … Continue reading

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Dead Men (and Women) Don’t Sin

June 13 “Anyone who has died has been freed from sin.” (Romans 6:7) If you have ever been to a funeral (or visitation), you know that awkward moment when you have to walk up and look down into that casket … Continue reading

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Salvation… Restoration

June 1 “For by grace you are saved through faith, and this not of yourselves; it is the gift of God.” (Ephesians 2:8) We have been talking about salvation and ALL that it brings to our lives. Salvation is far … Continue reading

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Greater Life… Greater Works

March 28 “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) A few weeks ago … Continue reading

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Grace To Us… In Us… Through Us

March 27 “And God is able to make all grace abound to you, so that in all things, at all times, having all that you need, you will abound in every good work.” (2 Corinthians 9:8) We have spent the … Continue reading

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Responsible Responsibility

March 14 “Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of God belongs to such as these.” (Mark 10:14) We have spent the last two days talking about one of the primary ways … Continue reading

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No Longer a Slave; pt. 2

March 2 “Now you are no longer a slave but God’s own child. And since you are his child, God has made you his heir.” (Galatians 4:7) There is one other form of slavery that is inherent in human beings… … Continue reading

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No Longer a Slave

March 1 “So you are no longer a slave, but God’s child; and since you are His child, God has made you also an heir. ” (Galatians 4:7) We have been talking about what it means to BE God’s “Own … Continue reading

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God’s Own Heir

February 28 “Now you are no longer a slave but God’s own child. And since you are His child, God has made you His heir.” (Galatians 4:7) We have been talking about being brought into God’s Own Family as His … Continue reading

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