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Why Can’t I seem to get my Spiritual act together? Some helpful information…

So, you read the title and have some issues that you can’t seem to get power over – join the club! After two years of trying everything under the sun, including reading books from Christian authors that attempted to help … Continue reading

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Do you have questions about the Bible or Christianity in general?

This morning while I was laying in bed, meditating on spiritual things (Rom. 8:5-6), I believe the Spirit directed my mind to this thought: “There are many ‘question and answer sites’ out there, but none that give answers according to … Continue reading

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Spiritual Power and walking in the Spirit

SPIRITUAL POWER and Walking in the Spirit Psalms 105:4 Seek Yahweh and be strengthened; seek His presence continually! Psalms 28:7 Yahweh is my strength and my shield; in Him my heart trusts, and I am helped; my heart exults, and … Continue reading

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The Nature of Eternal Life, part 4

Today I am only going to hit one passage because there is a lot going in within it. We will look at Matthew 7:21-23 in great detail, but I am going to begin by breaking it down into individual verses, then … Continue reading

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The nature of eternal life, part 2

Rather than continue posting only one passage at a time with its separate examination, I will post a couple of passages here for discussion and information:   “Whoever believes [1] in the Son has eternal life. Whoever does not obey … Continue reading

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A study on Eternal Life, part 2

John 3:36  “Whoever believes in the Son has eternal life, but whoever does not obey the Son shall not see life, but the wrath of God remains abiding upon him.” 1.  “believes” = pisteuo, in the Present Active Participle verb … Continue reading

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A study on Eternal life, part 1

I will be presenting different passages of Scripture in a linear format in examining the subject of eternal life, because so many have fallen prey to the false teachings of Calvinistic Reformed Theology, which effectively prevents people from coming to … Continue reading

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Gospel Elements according to the Scriptures, not man’s doctrines.

1.  God is sovereign, but this fact does not mean that He forces His will in all things – most especially when it comes to eternal life.  In Him we have obtained an inheritance, having been predestined according to the … Continue reading

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Covenanting (particularly Ancient Near Eastern (ANE) Covenanting)

God’s grace in relating to His people by initiating covenants with them is a major theme of the Bible. [1] In introducing this chapter, I want to discuss the importance of adding covenant understanding and application to Biblical Hermeneutics. First, … Continue reading

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Righteousness and Holiness

Righteousness and holiness…opposite (but complimentary) sides of the same coin. Righteousness speaks of doing what is right in God’s eyes – walking in obedience to what He wants us to do. Holiness speaks of keeping one’s self unspotted by sin … Continue reading

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