Tag Archives: Ephesians

Not Good Enough to Talk to God
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Have you ever felt like you couldn’t pray or help someone out spiritually because you’re not living as spiritually as you think you should? I recently overheard a conversation where one person confessed that he doesn’t pray anymore because He … Continue reading

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Is Christianity a blind faith?
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Many non-Christians love to point out how Christianity is nothing but a “blind faith”. They say that because God cannot be seen, heard, or touched, we cannot ever know for sure that He exists. Since there is a lack of physical evidence of … Continue reading

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The Discipline of Discipleship
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Last night at church we had a Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) demonstration followed by some teaching.  It was a great time.  I got some great notes from the speakers.  The first speaker was Carlos Machado who is friends with Chuck … Continue reading

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Fanning the Flames of Passion for God
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This entry is part 6 of 6 in the series Neglecting our Mission Field

This entry is part 6 of 6 in the series Neglecting our Mission FieldThe previous article in this series on Neglecting our Mission Field talked about how we are ignoring our mission field and focusing on entertaining ourselves and living … Continue reading

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When we do not love God
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This entry is part 5 of 6 in the series Neglecting our Mission Field

This entry is part 5 of 6 in the series Neglecting our Mission FieldIn the past few articles I talked about how we have neglected our primary mission field because we have turned our mission field into a comfortable home that we … Continue reading

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Stop wasting your breath
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As a Christian we know that it is our duty to live for God and not waste our life; it is what we are called to. But when we think about not wasting our LIFE, that seems like a long … Continue reading

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What is Spiritual Warfare?
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Machew is a guest writer to ETM, and as such the views expressed in this article may not be the views of ETM and its staff. It is incredibly important for the church as a whole to understand spiritual warfare.  … Continue reading

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Jesus Freed You From Sin!
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Written by Guest Writer Matthew Guillot So today I realized what an integral part fear plays in temptation. The enemy will tempt you but couple that temptation with the fear of falling into the temptation, and the fear of losing … Continue reading

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Faith, Works, and Salvation
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Have you ever been so scared by a passage in the Bible that you could not sleep at night?  This has happened to me more than once, most recently by this passage in Matthew. “Not everyone who says to Me, … Continue reading

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The link between wealth and salvation
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Zaccheus stopped and said to the Lord, “Behold, Lord, half of my possessions I will give to the poor, and if I have defrauded anyone of anything, I will give back four times as much.” And Jesus said to him, … Continue reading

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