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Like one being taught

“He wakens me morning by morning, wakens my ear to listen like one being taught.”  Isaiah 50:46 “True teachers are those who are ever conscious that they must be taught themselves before presuming to teach others.  Once we are eager … Continue reading

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Death Defying

How could the Apostle Paul be on trial?  Why so many appearances in court? In the last chapters of Acts we see him on trial before the Sanhedrin, he is brought before two Roman Governors and has another hearing before … Continue reading

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Rainbow Connection

June 14, 2004 Dear Jane, I trust the time with Nancy and David Writebol was good for all, they seem like such a devoted missionary couple.  I told Mike I hope you heard stories of people impassioned for Christ.  I … Continue reading

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Nazarite Vows

“Jesus…cried in a loud voice, “If any man is thirsty, let him come to me and drink!  He who believes in me–who cleaves to and trusts and relies on me–as the Scripture has said, ‘Out from his innermost being springs … Continue reading

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10 Reasons Why I Am Thankful for the God-Breathed Bible

I love this Top Ten List of Piper’s–they are great reasons to be thankful! By John Piper November 20, 2006 1. The Bible awakens faith, the source of all obedience. So faith comes from hearing, and hearing by the word … Continue reading

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Anchored in Truth

Our Pastors have been leading us on Wednesday nights to consider Scripture as the Authority for our lives.  It is becoming more difficult in our culture not to invest our feelings — especially if we are not in the Scriptures, with … Continue reading

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How’s your self-esteem?

“Too many Christians never see that self-love comes out of a culture that prizes the individual over the community and then reads that basic principle into the pages of Scripture. The Bible, however, rightly understood, asks the question, “Why are … Continue reading

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