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False, False, False Teachers! – 5

Scripture Text – 2 Peter 2:1-9 We conclude with Peters warning to the church to be alert and vigilant. This is the third and final of the three aspects addressing the subject of false teachers in the church. The True … Continue reading

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False, False, False Teachers! – 4

Scripture Text – 2 Peter 2:1-9 We continue with Peters warning to the church to be alert and vigilant. This is the third and final of the three aspects addressing the subject of false teachers in the church. The True … Continue reading

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False, False, False Teachers! – 3

Scripture Text – 2 Peter 2:1-9 We continue with Peters warning to the church to be alert and vigilant. This is the second of the three aspects addressing the subject of false teachers in the church. The False Teachers Destroyed … Continue reading

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False, False, False Teachers! – 2

Scripture Text – 2 Peter 2:1-9 We continue with Peters warning to the church to be alert and vigilant. This is a continuation of the first of the three aspects addressing the subject of false teachers in the church. The … Continue reading

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The Power of Speech – 3

Continue earnestly in prayer, being vigilant in it with thanksgiving; meanwhile praying also for us, that God would open to us a door for the word, to speak the mystery of Christ, for which I am also in chains, that … Continue reading

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The Power of Speech – 1

Continue earnestly in prayer, being vigilant in it with thanksgiving; meanwhile praying also for us, that God would open to us a door for the word, to speak the mystery of Christ, for which I am also in chains, that … Continue reading

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Is Work a Curse?

WHAT was the curse that God put on creation (Genesis 3:17–19)? One of the most stubborn myths in Western culture is that God imposed work as a curse to punish Adam and Eve’s sin. As a result, some people view … Continue reading

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1 Thessalonians 5:17-18 – Ole Hallesby

Friday September 9, 2022 1 THESSALONIANS 5:17-18 Pray without ceasing, in everything give thanks; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you. Childlike prayer for the Spirit of prayer will little by little bring a change … Continue reading

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Intimacy With The Lord – 3

*Pastor’s Note: This is the third and last of the three parts of a message I posted on my first website back in the early 90s. I HAVE updated some of the Scripture references and the pictures were added for … Continue reading

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Intimacy With The Lord – 2

*Pastor’s Note: This is the second of the three parts of a message I posted on my first website back in the early 90s. I HAVE updated some of the Scripture references and the pictures were added for this posting. … Continue reading

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Intimacy With The Lord – 1

*Pastor’s Note: This is one of the articles I wrote and posted for my very first website in the mid 90s soon after I got my first computer. I thought it might interest my readers to read some of my … Continue reading

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Pleasing God

I care very little if I am judged by you or by any human court; indeed, I do not even judge myself. My conscience is clear, but that does not make me innocent. It is the Lord who judges me. … Continue reading

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The True Test of a Prophecy Message

Do not despise prophecies. Test all things; hold fast what is good. – 1 Thessalonians 5:20-21. As I was studying several articles on end-time prophecy this past couple of weeks and especially in relation to the Church, the Body of … Continue reading

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Themes and The Test of a Prophet

*Pastor’s Note: This is a continuing excerpt from an article I posted last week from one of my favorite prophecy teachers, Mark Hitchcock, from his book, The Complete Book of Bible Prophecy. As I have stated time and again and … Continue reading

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Tasks of a Prophet

*Pastor’s Note: I want to state right up front that if you are one of those Christians, and I do believe you’re a Christian, who doesn’t believe in the office of a Prophet as a ministerial gift in this day … Continue reading

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God Wants Us Holy

1 Thessalonians 4:3-5: It is God’s will that you should be sanctified: that you should avoid sexual immorality; that each of you should learn to control your own body in a way that is holy and honorable, not in passionate … Continue reading

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Sign, Sign, Everywhere a Sign

Pastor’s Note: The following excerpt is from the book I reviewed earlier in the month. Like the Apostle Paul told the Thessalonians, we SHOULD be comforting one another with the Scriptural prophecies that have been given us in God’s written … Continue reading

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The Meaning of The Rapture For Everyday Life – 6

Pastor’s Note: The following excerpt is a completion from the article I posted last week. Like the Apostle Paul told the Thessalonians, we SHOULD be comforting one another with the Scriptural prophecies that have been given us in God’s written … Continue reading

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I Am Coming Soon!

“For as the lightning comes from the east and shines as far as the west, so will be the coming of the Son of Man. . . . Then will appear in heaven the sign of the Son of Man, … Continue reading

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The Meaning of The Rapture For Everyday Life – 5

Pastor’s Note: The following excerpt is a continuation from the article I posted last week. Like the Apostle Paul told the Thessalonians, we SHOULD be comforting one another with the Scriptural prophecies that have been given us in God’s written … Continue reading

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