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Yes, it’s That Easy Part 1

Although Elijah is considered the greatest prophet in Israel (I suppose until John the Baptist showed up), there’s actually not that much ink spent on him in the Bible.  1,455 more words

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Victory by Association

Who you journey through life with matters.  This seems basic, as we know that by hanging out with negative influences we can be dragged down with them.  1,848 more words

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Going the Rounds with God

As one gets into the Word of God, a very exciting part can be when you start butting heads with the Lord on what the Bible says.  2,351 more words

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Thus Spoke the Lord: “Don’t be a Dick”

Considering the nature of Christianity, there are bound to be problems.  I mean, you take a scumbag off the street, tell them that through Jesus they can go to heaven (and experience a new life in the Lord) and then expect them to magically fit in with the rest of the body of Christ.  1,614 more words

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The Jesus Expansion Pack?

When I was a kid, there was an awesome game for the computer called Age of Empires.  As awesome as it was though, something wasn’t quite enough, something was missing.  2,124 more words

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Short Skirts on Stairs

I’ve heard quite a few times the story of a young woman coming to Christ and then trying to join a church.  Immediately she is bombarded by older women who seem to be judging every aspect of how she lives and almost seem to be rejecting her just out of how she looks rather than where her heart is.  2,382 more words

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No Matter What

Things were pretty bad in the kingdom of Israel in Judah.  To catch us up, we can read about the situation in Jeremiah 32:1-2,

This is the word that came to Jeremiah from the Lord in the tenth year of Zedekiah king of Judah, which was the eighteenth year of Nebuchadnezzar. 

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