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What does it mean to be blessed?


In Matthew chapter five we find the Beatitudes. You know them as the “Blessed are the ….” statements. Blessed are the poor in spirit: for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. Blessed are they that mourn: for they shall be … Continue reading

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What are the things we cannot see?


While we look not at the things which are seen, but at the things which are not seen: for the things which are seen are temporal; but the things which are not seen are eternal. (2 Corinthians 4:18 KJV) “for … Continue reading

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Concerning Eternal Security.


Bible study this morning touched briefly on the subject of eternal security. The man who leads bible study asked, how many of you believe in eternal security. Here is my take on this – if you do not stand for … Continue reading

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Life tends to get real ugly.


Originally posted on A voice in the wilderness:
2 Thessalonians 2:2-3 NASB (2) “that you not be quickly shaken from your composure or be disturbed either by a spirit or a message or a letter as if from us, to…

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Did Jesus walk this earth as a man, or did he have supernatural traits?


As I work through a bible study I struggle to give it a title that draws people in. It does not take me long to get thoroughly disgusted because this idea of making things marketable, is part of what has … Continue reading

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Problems with a parable


I want to talk about a parable that has been on my mind. The reasons why will become clear. I am using Eugene Peterson’s Message for the parable, not because I am thrilled with it but it is broken down … Continue reading

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When is Jesus coming back?


View image | gettyimages.com Surprisingly, it is often the small things that give me inspiration; I suppose it is because they speak to something deeper within me. Such is the case with this. I feel the need to talk about … Continue reading

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Rak Chazak Amats!


Originally posted on The Warrior Anointing:
Be strong and of a good courage! Rak Chazak Amats! Deuteronomy 31:6-8 Be strong and of a good courage, fear not, nor be afraid of them:for the Lord thy God, he it is that…

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A conversation in my head.


I am sure I have said these things many times. Sadly, it may have only been a conversation in my head. Before I go blowing off steam at someone I love, I have to ask myself if that was the … Continue reading

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God’s call.


God decides what he wants to do with our lives; we often refer to that as God’s call upon our lives. Having heard this terminology all my life, I still struggle to understand it. You see, the problem is our … Continue reading

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