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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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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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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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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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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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Think like a Calvinist, live like an Arminian
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Leonard Ravenhill, one of my favorite pastors, had a saying he would quote often: “think like a Calvinist, live like an Armenian.” I told this quote to a Calvinist friend of mine the other day who replied saying “If I felt … Continue reading

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myPrayPal
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App Name: myPrayPal Price: Free Platform: iPhone, iPad As I promised in my review of Prayer List, I will give a review of the free prayer list app called MyPrayPal. Even though I personally like Prayer List better, myPrayPal has … Continue reading

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Too much confidence in a relationship that once was…
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If you look at the U.S. today, there is a huge “Christian” population. Churches are full of people, so they must be full of Christians… right? I have some shocking news for everybody… Going to church does NOT make you … Continue reading

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