All Scripture references are quoted from the New International Version of the Bible (unless otherwise noted).

April 27, 2016

“Now the Lord is the Spirit, and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is freedom.”   2 Corinthians 3:17 This verse has been used and misused to preach a lot of different kinds of “freedom.” However, when we look at it in context, we see that it is...

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April 20, 2016

“Do you not know? Have you not heard? The LORD is the everlasting God, the Creator of the ends of the earth. He will not grow tired or weary, and his understanding no one can fathom.” – Isaiah 40:28 All of us struggle with a lack of faith at times....

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April 13, 2016

“But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control. Against such things there is no law.” – Galatians 5:22-23 Galatians chapter 5 explains in detail the contrast between living in our sinful nature and living in the Spirit of God. Essentially, it...

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April 6, 2016

“One thing I ask of the LORD, this is what I seek: that I may dwell in the house of the LORD all the days of my life, to gaze upon the beauty of the LORD and to seek him in his temple.” – Psalm 27:4 If you could make...

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March 30, 2016

“You, my brothers, were called to be free. But do not use your freedom to indulge the sinful nature; rather, serve one another in love.” – Galatians 5:13 It is true that life is often unfair. Bad things happen to good people, and many Godly men and women suffer unjustly....

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March 23, 2016

“Whoever wants to be first among you must be your slave; just as the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give His life– a ransom for many” – Matthew 20:27-28 In God’s system, the greatest person is the one with the biggest...

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March 16, 2016

“Who is wise and understanding among you? Let him show it by his good life, by deeds done in the humility that comes from wisdom.” – James 3:13 The idea of wisdom contains action. Wisdom is not simply knowledge about something or the ability to understand. Wisdom is not truly...

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March 9, 2016

“A thief comes only to steal and to kill and to destroy. I have come that they may have life and have it in abundance.” – John 10:10 People are often hesitant about giving their life to Christ because they worry that He will take away so much of what...

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March 2, 2016

“The apostles gathered around Jesus and reported to him all they had done and taught. Then, because so many people were coming and going that they did not even have a chance to eat, he said to them, ‘Come with me by yourselves to a quiet place and get some...

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February 24, 2016

“Whoever does God’s will is my brother and sister and mother.” – Mark 3:35 Dr. Martyn Lloyd-Jones once said, “The most powerful thing of all is not that my sins have been forgiven, nor that I may enjoy certain experiences and blessings as a Christian. The thing that should astonish...

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