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Small Change, Big Difference!

Israel had two opportunities to enter the Promised Land –first under Moses, and forty years later, under Joshua.  The first time they failed to enter; the second time they succeeded.  What changed? Not God and not His purpose for them. God never changes, and His purpose for His people is forever established. Not the Canaanites. […]

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Why Jesus Gives Thanks For You

Five loaves and two fish.  Enough to feed a little boy. That was all Jesus had to work with.   But that was all He needed.  All He needed to feed more than five thousand men. Amazing! Then Jesus lifted up His eyes, and seeing a great multitude coming toward Him, He said to Philip, “Where […]

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How To Be Holy

When some people hear the message of grace preached uncompromisingly, one of the first objections that arises deals with holiness. They wrongly conclude that telling people that Jesus met every requirement of the Law on their behalf and that God has once and for all forgiven them of all their sins, past, present, and future […]

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You Are Not Still In Your Sins

Guilty or not guilty? Detectives look for clues. Lawyers seek to convince. Juries ask for proof. The stronger the evidence, the more reliable the facts, the more certain the verdict. We make bold claims concerning the sacrifice of Jesus. Do we have solid Biblical evidence to support our claim that because we believe in the […]

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What’s Before You, Blessings or Curses?

When you look into your future, what do you see?  Blessings or curses? I remember a song we sang decades ago, “I Have Decided to Follow Jesus.” The lyrics of one of its verses were, “The Cross before me, the world behind me…no turning back.” It is a powerful song of consecration. It reminds us […]

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An Amazing Truth

Here’s an amazing truth that many in the body of Christ have missed. You are already blessed with all spiritual blessings in Christ. All! And you received every blessing at the point of your salvation. Let’s explore this thought. A few years ago, I purchased a car for my wife. Even though you may have […]

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Do You Know the Answer to this Question?

Was it Mark Twain who said the two most important days in life are the day you were born and the day you discover why? You undoubtedly know the day you were born, but do you know why? Don’t let this important question go unanswered. Jesus was only 12 years old when He said to […]

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Is It Time to Leave Your Nest?

Before a baby eagle is hatched, its nest is prepared to provide a safe, comfortable place for it to be born, to grow, and be protected, because at that stage in its development, that is what it needs. A nice, warm, comfortable place. At that stage, it has nothing to do but to sleep, eat, […]

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Blessed Assurance

“If you love me, you will keep my commandments.” Does this sound like a warning to you? Does it cause you to question your relationship with God and how He feels about you? Does it feel like you are still under the Law? I used to feel this way, but I don’t any longer. Why? […]

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When Will We Learn?

Are you still struggling to be righteous and still doing your best to sanctify yourself because you desire to please God? How many more times do you have to fail before you come to your senses and believe the Bible that “by the works of the law shall no flesh be justified?” Will you continue […]

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