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A Christian’s Relationship with Sin
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There is something fundamentally different between a Christian, and a non-Christian. Something that goes deep to the core of the person and changes them. Everyone is born a sinner (Romans 3:23), which is someone who “transgresses against divine law” (Oxford Dictionary). … Continue reading

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Stand firm, act like men. Do all in … what?
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Yesterday when reading the Bible I came across one of my favorite Bible verses. In 1 Corinthians Paul is trying to encourage the church and he says something that many men’s Bible studies have memorized. Be watchful, stand firm in the … Continue reading

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Would we do more, if following Jesus wasn’t so easy?
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This morning while reading the Bible I came across the story of Naaman, a commander of an army who also had leprosy.  He does what any of us would probably do when facing such a severe disease, he turned to … Continue reading

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Done with the old self
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But now you must put them all away: anger, wrath, malice, slander, and obscene talk from your mouth. Do not lie to one another, seeing that you have put off the old self with its practices and have put on the new self, which is being renewed in knowledge after the image … Continue reading

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Why Should a Christian Read the Bible?
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This entry is part 1 of 1 in the series How To Read The Bible

Reading the Bible has been called a ‘means of grace.’ For the Christian, it is both a privilege and duty. When people focus on the duty but misapprehend the privilege, discouragement is swift to follow.  Why do you read the … Continue reading

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Do you really believe?
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What we believe, as Christians is crucial.  Faith is what salvation and our relationship with Christ are based on, and faith has everything to do with what we really believe. So I ask you, do you really believe that what … Continue reading

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New Year goals, what is it that really matters?
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Written by Jon Zenor As we draw near to the end of 2011 a new year dawns before us.  Many people see the new year as a new chance to get things straight in their life. As I sit down … Continue reading

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Do you have as much passion for Jesus as you do for football?
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Written by Jon Zenor Have you ever seen a person who is fanatical about football? They sit in the bleachers in a blizzard with nothing covering them but pants and paint.  What is it that makes a person go to … Continue reading

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When I do not want Jesus to return yet… Time is still running out.
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by Jon Zenor Have you ever had the thought that you wish God would not come back anytime soon?  I have… Not for any worldly reasons, because I want to stay and enjoy my house or my stuff or do … Continue reading

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God is in charge of every situation
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“ For My thoughts are not your thoughts, Nor are your ways My ways,” says the LORD. – Isaiah 55:8 God works in some strange ways sometimes.  At least strange by our standards.  Take for instance God sending Saul to meet Samuel. Now the LORD had told Samuel in his ear … Continue reading

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