Monthly Archives: October 2020

Here I Stand

“For by grace you have been saved through faith, and that not of yourselves; it is the gift of God, not of works, lest anyone should boast.” – Eph. 2:8-9 Sola Gratia! Sola Fide! Solus Christus! Soli Deo Gloria! Sola Scriptura! “Here I stand, I can do no … Continue reading

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Even Judas Preached

“… Simon the Cananite, and Judas Iscariot, who also betrayed Him. These twelve Jesus sent out and commanded them, saying: ‘Do not go into the way of the Gentiles, and do not enter a city of the Samaritans. But go rather to the lost sheep of … Continue reading

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Not As I Will, But As You Will

“He went a little farther and fell on His face, and prayed, saying, ‘O My Father, if it is possible, let this cup pass from Me; nevertheless, not as I will, but as You will.‘” – Matt. 26:39 The Son submitted to the Father’s … Continue reading

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A Gentle Answer

“A gentle answer turns away wrath, But a harsh word stirs up anger.” – Prov. 15:1 A tender response is like a soothing balm. A hurtful response is like adding gasoline to a fire. A harsh word is natural. A … Continue reading

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We Are His Workmanship

“For we are His workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand so that we would walk in them.” – Eph. 2:10 So many great truths in one verse: We are His “workmanship,” which literally means … Continue reading

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I Die Daily

“I affirm, brethren, by the boasting in you which I have in Christ Jesus our Lord, I die daily.” – 1 Cor. 15:21 FAR from the sugar-coated message of modern televangelists who say stuff like: your happiness depends on you, … Continue reading

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Ten Looks At Christ

“fixing our eyes on Jesus, the author and perfecter of faith, who for the joy set before Him endured the cross, despising the shame, and has sat down at the right hand of the throne of God.” – Heb. 12:2 … Continue reading

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You Are Complete In Him

“You are complete in Him” – Col. 2:10 The contrast is equally true: outside of Him, you are incomplete.

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You Do Not Do The Things You Wish

“For the flesh lusts against the Spirit, and the Spirit against the flesh; and these are contrary to one another, so that you do not do the things that you wish.” – Gal. 5:17 The flesh and the Spirit pull … Continue reading

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Who Makes You Differ From Another?

“Who makes you differ from another?“- 1 Cor. 4:7 It is not “what,” but “Who?” Man does not make the difference, God does. In His sovereign grace, He loved us, He chose us, and He saved us.

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