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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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Who We Are and What We Have

October 22 “(God) has blessed us in Christ with every spiritual blessing…” (Ephesians 1:3) As Christians, the greatest struggle we all face is two-fold: knowing, and living by, who we ARE and what we HAVE in Jesus. Many Christians are … Continue reading

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Belief and Faith; pt. 8 – God’s Objective

October 19 “Whoever claims to live in Him must live as Jesus did.” (1 John 2:6) I have been doing a lot of “soul-searching” lately. Maybe it’s because, as I approach the “autumn” of my life, I find myself longing … Continue reading

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Belief and Faith

 October 10 I have always been fascinated by the subtleties of Scripture – the little things that can mean so much. It is often in the tiniest of details that we discover the deepest truths. For example, the use of … 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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The Incomparable Jesus: Man of Sorrows

 September 19 “He was… a man of sorrows, and acquainted with grief.” (Isaiah 53:3) The Jewish people had a tight hold on a popular picture of their promised Messiah. He was going to be a conqueror. A warrior. He was … Continue reading

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The Incomparable Jesus

September 17 “He was despised and rejected by men; a man of sorrows, and acquainted with grief.” (Isaiah 53:3) When we think about Jesus, we often focus on His supreme sacrifice to pay the price for our sins. And this … Continue reading

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Pointless Warnings?

September 14 “When you tell them all this, they will not listen to you; when you call to them, they will not answer.” (Jeremiah 7:27) Before leaving this passage, I just wanted to offer my thoughts on something that is … Continue reading

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Closed til further notice…

The old-timers had a saying… “If you are doing something, and God isn’t in it… stop doing it.” I find myself reflecting on that statement alot, these days… There comes a point in every person’s life when one cannot be … Continue reading

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One of a Kind

September 1 Let us take the time to consider the fact that every human being that has ever lived is unique. As far as we know, there has never been anyone who is like anyone else – throughout all of … Continue reading

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