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Why I Don't Fast

I don’t fast. Many Christians extol fasting as a spiritual discipline, a catalyst of spiritual power, and an exercise in humbling oneself.   I understand the reasons others choose to fast, and I respect their convictions. 568 more words

Jesus

Jesus is Lord and Savior

Jesus is Lord and Savior.

In Romans 10, Paul writes, “If you declare with your mouth, ‘Jesus is Lord’ and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved.” 215 more words

Pre-mature Death (Part 2)

In the book of Acts when Stephen was stoned to death, he did not die a premature death. People could have said that he was anointed and an effective preacher, why did he die so soon? 679 more words

Exhortation

Jesus as Son of God

I want to explore Jesus as Son of God. We find it in both the Apostles and Nicene Creed. It’s in the very first line of Mark’s gospel announcing the good news. 341 more words

Witnesses By The Holy Spirit

“Brethren, I may confidently say to you regarding the patriarch David that he both died and was buried, and his tomb is with us to this day.  225 more words

Daily Devotionals

On Salvation

The phrase ‘Jesus Saves’ is overused.

People often use it as a catchall without even knowing what they mean. For some it merely means going to heaven when you die or that when a person does something wrong they are absolved of it or that we are to live within the bounds of religion so that we can live in heaven someday. 890 more words

Some Thoughts on the Nature of Sin: Freedom

Last post I detailed my thoughts on how sin and goodness work in our lives, how sin bends our souls and we are all crooked… 751 more words