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A Verse for Meditation

To me, living is Christ and dying is gain. Philippians 1:21 NRSV

In order to understand this statement by Paul, it is necessary to read the context: 278 more words

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A Hymn for Meditation

Amazing Grace

By John Newton

  1. Amazing grace! How sweet the sound
    that saved a wretch like me!
    I once was lost, but now am found;
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A Hymn for Meditation

Jesus, Still Lead On
by Nikolas L. von Zinzendorf

Jesus, still lead on,
till our rest be won,
And, although the way be cheerless,
We will follow calm and fearless, 196 more words

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A Verse for Meditation

If anyone would come after me, let him deny himself and take up his cross and follow me. Matthew 16:24

  • Right before Jesus said the above words to all the disciples, he said to Peter, “you are not setting your mind on the things of God, but on the things of man.” (Matthew 16:23) How does what Jesus said to all of them contrast with what he said just to Peter?
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How Do You Live for Christ in a World that Reviles his Name?

Contemporary US culture expresses disdain for Christ, for Christians and for Christianity in very un-subtle ways

Being a Christian in the contemporary culture of the US can be a lonely experience. 2,002 more words

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Think You Are Gay? Jesus Says: Come!

Jesus Christ welcomes sinners.  He wants us to acknowledge and repent of our sins, but He does not identify us by our sinful desires and inclinations. 350 more words

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A Hymn for Meditation

O Holy Spirit, Enter In
By: Michael Schirmer

O Holy spirit, enter in,
And in our hearts your work begin,
And make our hearts your dwelling. 360 more words

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