Category Archives: Renewal

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; 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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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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Transformed; Pt. 2

January 9 “…Be transformed by the renewal of your mind…” (Romans 12:2) Yesterday, we talked about being transformed – how that transformation is concurrent with our renewed thinking. We need to be really clear about this… the apostle is not … Continue reading

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Transformed

January 8 “…Be transformed by the renewal of your mind…” (Romans 12:2) A few days ago, we were talking about change – about making the needed changes in our lives. The skeptic, within us all, wonders if this is even … Continue reading

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Real Change 3

January 5 “Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewal of your mind…” (Romans 12:2) Yesterday, we talked about how the gospel declares that we are afforded immediate change by the power of the One … Continue reading

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Real Change; Pt. 2

January 4 “…Be transformed by the renewal of your mind…” (Romans 12:2) Yesterday, we began to talk about the challenge of change. How it comes down to two basic options… To do the work ourselves, or to have Someone else … Continue reading

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Real Change

January 3 “…Be transformed by the renewal of your mind…” (Romans 12:2)     This talk of resolutions has got me thinking. What we are really wanting is change. We want to be transformed… from what we are to what … Continue reading

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The Fix is In

December 6 In yesterday’s post, we talked at length about the fact that Jesus’ work, on our behalf, has already provided all that is necessary to fix our unity problem. The cross broke down all “the dividing walls of hostility” … Continue reading

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Trash Talk

July 22 Just the other day, while out driving on a stretch of rural road, I came across a section of road that was littered with an abundance of trash. Trash on the road. In the ditches. Strewn across the … Continue reading

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