God is a Compassionate God

Ever find yourself waffling back and forth, desiring and even committing to do something, then letting other things crowd it out?  Or choosing one thing, only to default to […] Continue Reading…

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Broken Resolutions No More!

Have you ever made resolutions for the New Year, only to find that a couple weeks, or maybe even only a day into the new year, those resolutions have […] Continue Reading…

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Bible Before Tradition

There’s an idea floating around that there is no ultimate truth; that truth is only what someone makes it to be, and that truth is different for each person.  […] Continue Reading…

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The Bible is Our Authority

If you have not read my last blog, you may want to read it as a foundation before reading this one.   Here is the link:  (Sorry, but I am […] Continue Reading…

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First Principle of Bible Study

In this life a Christian strives to be spiritually mature – Christlike. In this journey, and even for those who grow to spiritual maturity, life is an endless drawing […] Continue Reading…

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Trusting God For Abundance

“And God is able to make all grace abound toward you, that you, always having all sufficiency in all things, may have an abundance for every good work.”   2 […] Continue Reading…

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Spiritual Life: Salvation in the Here and Now

Every Christian knows that personal acceptance of Jesus’ death on the cross is the entrance to eternal life.  Most sermons focus exclusively on the cross, as if that’s all […] Continue Reading…

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Faith: God’s Promise

For months a friend of mine joyfully stood in faith on the promise in Ps 118:17: “I shall not die, but live, And declare the works of the LORD.”  […] Continue Reading…

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George Muller, Man of Faith and Prayer

My last two blogs have been rather “heavy,” so to lighten up this time I wanted to share with you a book I have enjoyed and gained from in […] Continue Reading…

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Faith: God’s Priorities Different From Ours

The balance between faith and works is a delicate one.  I talked last time about needing to let God be God, and recognize that only He can make things […] Continue Reading…

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