Category Archives: Basics of Christianity

The Battle In The Heart Continues…

The key verse for this week is from the book of Hebrews.  Hebrews 4:12. “For the word of God is living and active.  Sharper than any double-edged sword, it penetrates even to dividing soul and spirit, joints and marrow; it … Continue reading

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The Restoration Process Begins

Last week, we concluded that God wants your WHOLE heart devoted to Him. Makes perfect sense that He would want total commitment, doesn’t it? We said that when we become a Christian, we are a new creation, and He puts … Continue reading

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Renewing The Mind

Last week, we concluded that an abundant life comes from living connected to the Vine. Then, we are like a tree planted by a stream of water, which yields its fruit in season……..Psalm 1:3 If we are honest, we admit … Continue reading

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Abundance Comes From Abiding

The dictionary says that ABUNDANCE  means  “ample or overflowing quantity”. Aren’t you thankful that Our God is a God of Abundance?  I am! When I think of God our Creator, I dwell first on His ABUNDANTLY beautiful creation on earth. … Continue reading

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Followship:Becoming more like Sheep

Have you gotten  tired about the performance mentality that we have in America? I sure have.  We are all guilty of this plague.  We are taught this philosophy on “how to perform” from kindergarten on to college and later.  It’s … Continue reading

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The Irony of Gold, Frankincense, and Myrrh

When Christ was born, the Bible says in Matthew 2:11 that the wise men brought Jesus gifts of  Gold, Frankincense, and Myrrh (G F M).  It is no coincidence that these were the specific three gifts given to baby Jesus.  But … Continue reading

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They Will Know We Are Christians By Our Love

Unfortunately, the word “love” has gotten so beaten up that is has been cheapened in today’s society.  Jerry Tapp, in his book, “God’s Daily Classroom”, says we trivialize the powerful word “love”. He goes on to say that the use … Continue reading

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