Monthly Archives: October 2005

According to Mercy
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Titus 3:3-8 Titus 3:3 For we ourselves were also once foolish, disobedient, deceived, serving various lusts and pleasures, living in malice and envy, hateful and hating one another. In v. 3, Paul describes us when we were hostages to sin. This is … Continue reading

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The Seduction of Sin
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Judges 16:4-21 Judges 16:4 “After this it came about that he [Samson] loved a woman in the valley of Sorek, whose name was Delilah.” -Samson over and over again pursued not the godly Jewish women, but he had a weakness for the … Continue reading

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Better than others?
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Philippians 2:3-4 “Do nothing from selfishness or empty conceit, but with humility of mind regard one another as more important than yourselves; 4do not merely look out for your own personal interests, but also for the interests of others. The word … Continue reading

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What is Hindering Us?
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Hebrews 12:1-2 “Therefore, since we are surrounded by such a huge crowd of witnesses to the life of faith, let us strip off every weight that slows us down, especially the sin that so easily hinders our progress. And let us … Continue reading

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Keep Your Eyes on Jesus
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And let us run with endurance…keeping our eyes on Jesus, on whom our faith depends from start to finish (Hebrews 12:2 NLT) We are to run this difficult life with endurance….and how best can we persevere when we have to run … Continue reading

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Reflections on 1 John 3
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Some verses that stuck out to me during my Bible time. 1 John 3:4-5 (NLT) Those who sin are opposed to the law of God, for all sin opposes the law of God. 5And you know that Jesus came to take away … Continue reading

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Overcoming Fear
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2 Timothy 1:6-7 Therefore I remind you to stir up the gift of God which is in you through the laying on of my hands. 7For God has not given us a spirit of fear, but of power and of love and … Continue reading

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The Danger of Compromise
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Mark 9:43-50 v.43 If your hand causes you to sin, cut it off. It is better for you to enter into life maimed, rather than having two hands, to go to hell, into the fire that shall never be quenched- v.44where … Continue reading

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Tune Into the Heart of God
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Mark 9:14-29 v.14And when He came to the disciples, He saw a great multitude around them, and scribes [Torah teachers] disputing with them. While Jesus, Peter, James, and John were away, a crowd gathered around the other nine disciples. The scribes … Continue reading

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The Greatest in the Kingdom
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Mark 9:33-42 v.33 Then He came to Capernaum. And when He was in the house He asked them, “What was it you disputed among yourselves on the road?” v.34 But they kept silent, for on the road they had disputed among … Continue reading

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