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John Wesley and Asceticism

Young John Wesley, before his conversion, anxiously sought rest for his soul, finally deciding on a solitary life in one of the Yorkshire dales. His wise mother interposed, saying that “God had better work for you to do.” Wesley traveled … Continue reading

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An Uneasiness About The Uncreated – A.W. Tozer

For Thursday May 12, 2022: AN UNEASINESS ABOUT THE UNCREATED 1 Timothy 6:15-16 (NKJV) He who is the blessed and only Potentate, the King of kings and Lord of lords, who alone has immortality, dwelling in unapproachable light, whom no … Continue reading

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He Has Borne Our Griefs and Carried Our Sorrows…

Originally posted on Beholding Him Ministries:
But He was pierced for our transgressions; He was crushed for our iniquities; upon Him was the chastisement that brought us peace, and with His wounds we are healed. Isaiah 53:5 Glory, Glory, Glory…

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One Church, One Body, One Bride

*Pastor’s Note: What I am about to give you is Scripture “heavy” but you will see why as you get into it. Every so often I feel strongly led to remind God’s saints that no matter the titles, no matter … Continue reading

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God Is Greater Indeed!

For Tuesday 3-15-2022 Great Indeed! For Thursday 3-17-2022 God Is Greater!

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Thought of the Day – C.H. Spurgeon – 2/25/2022

For 2-25-2022: A small percentage of Christians would be regarded as great in worldly terms—only a tiny fraction of preachers would be so described. Are your preachers suitably honoured and supported by your church? 1 Corinthians 1:27, “But God has … Continue reading

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Bible Verse of Thanksgiving – 1 Timothy 4:4

HAVE A BLESSED AND JOYOUS SEASON OF THANKSGIVING! There is one thing I have learned from trying to serve the Lord all these years; it doesn’t matter the situation or circumstances we find ourselves in, since our Heavenly Father is … Continue reading

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Increase In The Knowledge and Wisdom of God

GROW INCREASINGLY IN KNOWLEDGE AND WISDOM Psalm 119:66, “Teach me good discernment and knowledge, For I believe in Your commandments.” Proverbs 18:15, “The mind of the prudent acquires knowledge, And the ear of the wise seeks knowledge.” Philippians 1:9, “And … Continue reading

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Bad Company Corrupts Good Morals

Proverbs 17:9, “Love prospers when a fault is forgiven, but dwelling on it separates close friends.” (NLT) 1 Corinthians 5:11, “I meant that you are not to associate with anyone who claims to be a believer yet indulges in sexual … Continue reading

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The Poverty of Greed

Matthew 6:20 “But store up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust destroys, and where thieves do not break in or steal.” (NASB) Luke 12:15, Then He (Jesus) said to them, “Beware, and be on your guard … Continue reading

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The Righteousness and Love of God

Psalm 36:5-6a, “Your lovingkindness, O LORD, extends to the heavens, Your faithfulness reaches to the skies. Your righteousness is like the mountains of God.” (NASB) Proverbs 15:9, “The way of the wicked is an abomination to the LORD, But He … Continue reading

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Guard The Treasure

“It is a trustworthy statement deserving full acceptance. For it is for this we labor and strive, because we have fixed our hope on the living God, who is the Savior of all men, especially of believers.” – 1 Timothy … Continue reading

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Jude Verses 17-19

Jude 1:17-19, “But you, beloved, remember the words which were spoken before by the apostles of our Lord Jesus Christ: how they told you that there would be mockers in the last time who would walk according to their own … Continue reading

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The Ten Commandments – Relevant Today or Not?

Part Two of Two Parts: So, are we as Christians today bound by these “Ten” Commandments? Let me answer it this way; when the Pharisees and religious leaders were trying to trick Jesus into saying something they could use against … Continue reading

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The Ten Commandments – Relevant Today or Not?

Part One of Two Parts: We have heard a lot in the news over the last several years about the Ten Commandments and whether they should be allowed in state and federal buildings and offices within the United States.  Many … Continue reading

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Jude Verse 8

Jude 1:8-10, “Likewise also these dreamers defile the flesh, reject authority, and speak evil of dignitaries.” Jude now focuses our attention back to the subject of apostates and specifically pin-pointing their sins. Specifically Jude points to three main areas of … Continue reading

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God’s Grace, Our Gift

*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 know, I was a slow up and comer! I thought it … Continue reading

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Jesus Christ Is:

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2 John, Verse 1-3

Introduction In this short letter, the Beloved Apostle refers to himself as, the Elder. This could be how he referred himself to the churches he corresponded too or to individuals. This brings up a question, not of authenticity, but of … Continue reading

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Pursue Godly Habits

“Do not neglect the gift that is in you, which was given to you by prophecy with the laying on of the hands of the eldership. Meditate on these things; give yourself entirely to them, that your progress may be … Continue reading

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