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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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Are distractions keeping you from being as close to God as you could be?
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“Our blessings have become a curse. They attract us. They take too much of our time and concern.” – Leonard Ravenhill One of the most powerful tools Satan is using to attack the church and keep Christians crippled in America … Continue reading

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Should Christians celebrate the death of Osama Bin Laden?
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Big news has hit the media, Osama (or Usama) Bin Laden is dead. With that news people are rejoicing a lot. My facebook page is flooded with messages celebrating the death of the Al-Queda leader. But personally, as a Christian, I … Continue reading

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Easter: Getting back to the basics
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Today will no doubt be a busy day for most people.  You have clothes to get ready, get to church on time, find the eggs with the kids, easter baskets to pick through for favorite candies, and a big family … Continue reading

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The Revelation and Rejection of God
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Pastor Eric Cartier goes through Romans 1:18-32 pointing out the seriousness of rejecting the truth that God has revealed to each person. Also in this passage is why homosexuality, idolatry and other sins are wrong and what the danger is of … Continue reading

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Theistic Evolution
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A huge debate going on right now is on the topic of Naturalistic Evolution (also known as Neo-Darwinism) and Intelligent Design. Advocates of evolution seem to have the popular view, or at least they are the loudest, since if you … Continue reading

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Following Jesus
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Do you ever wonder why so many people are hostile to Christians, when Christians lay down their lives to help others? It is because we claim to be followers of Christ and the world hates Jesus Christ. Why does the … Continue reading

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Ideas we can use in witnessing to others, and ministering to new Christians
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I. Foundation Verses and Their Major Points (in sequential order): A. Matt. 16:1-4 B. Matt 16:5-12 C. Matt 26:1-13 (esp. v. 10-13) D. Luke 4:8 E. Luke 4:16-19 (digression) F. Luke 19:1-10 G. Romans 2:4 H. Matthew 16:26 I. Ephesians 5:1-7 J. Mark 13:28-31 A. Matt 16:1-4 1. Read v. … Continue reading

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Christ: The Ultimate Priest
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Hebrews 7:23-25 “23Another difference is that there were many priests under the old system. When one priest died, another had to take his place. 24But Jesus remains a priest forever; his priesthood will never end. 25Therefore he is able, once and … Continue reading

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Is War Wrong According to the Bible?
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I. IntroductionII. The Power of the Sword Romans 13:1-7 “1 Let every soul be subject to the governing authorities. For there is no authority except from God, and the authorities that exist are appointed by God. 2Therefore whoever resists the authority … Continue reading

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