Category Archives: seeing Jesus

The Dress-up Box

July 15 “Put on the Lord Jesus Christ, and make no provision to indulge your evil desires.” (Romans 13:14) We have a box in our basement that doesn’t get used much anymore. But many years ago, when our children were … Continue reading

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Life, Outside of Boats…

June 5 We have been talking about the importance of faith – and today’s lesson, from the account of Jesus walking on the water, brings another essential truth to our attention. We recall the scene… the disciples were in a … Continue reading

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Faith, Without Works…

June 3 “What good is it… if someone says he has faith but does not have works?” (James 2:14) True faith is proven by what flows out of our lives. True Faith is not just accepting certain facts about God. It … Continue reading

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When God Seems Distant…

May 27 Reflecting back on yesterday’s post, I observed that in our times of greatest need, God often seems distant and detached from our situation. Of course, He is not… but WHY does it seem that way? I don’t snow … Continue reading

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Truth Matters… part 8

April 29 Truth Revealed… “Your word is truth.” (Jesus’ prayer for His disciples; John 17:17) Yesterday, we talked about how the truth is revealed in God’s “word.” There are three main ways… Primarily, this is a reference to Jesus, Himself. … Continue reading

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Truth Matters… part 5

April 26 “The Word became flesh and made His dwelling among us… the one and only Son from the Father, full of grace and truth.” (from John 1:14) Our Pastor is fond of saying that for each mile of road, … Continue reading

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Truth Matters… part 2

April 23 “…grace and truth came through Jesus Christ.” (from John 1:17) When Christians talk about the truth, it is more than mere ideology, or guiding principles, or cardinal virtue, or defining morality… Ultimately, truth is… a Person. Christians are … Continue reading

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Truth Matters…

April 22 “… I am the way and the truth and the life.” (Jesus; John 14:6) When we are talking about truth, we should point out the obvious… No one purposely believes a lie. We all think what we think, … Continue reading

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A Preview of a World Premiere

April 18 “This is real love… God loved us and sent His Son as an atoning sacrifice for our sins.” (1 John 4:10) One of the things that I have always enjoyed about going to the movies, is the previews … Continue reading

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Our Savior… made perfect??

April 17 “It was fitting for God, for Whom and through Whom all things exist, to make the pioneer of (our) salvation perfect through suffering.” (Hebrews 2:10) This is a very curious verse? I mean, why would Someone Who was … Continue reading

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