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Merely Well Behaved—or Beloved and Gifted? (On Joseph of Genesis)

Phyllis Nissila

MERELY WELL BEHAVED?

I have heard yet another preacher expound on the superior character of Joseph of Old Testament fame who was betrayed by his brothers, unjustly accused by his master’s wife, imprisoned and then forgotten by two who could have helped him get out (see Genesis 37-50). 2,505 more words

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Parable of the Talents - AKA - Dumb Ways to Die

Dumb Ways to Die

Bible Base Mathew 24 and 25, 1 Thessalonians 5:1-11

Themes –  Salvation by Grace, End Times, The Cross,  Preaching the Word, False Teachers , Blessing others… 2,124 more words

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“Hey, You: Talk to the Man on the Cross!” (On the Righteousness of Believers)

Phyllis Nissila

Wondering who the You I am addressing in the title is? Who (hint, hint) prowls around seeking whom he may devour? Who likes to snake upside a believer’s brain with Blame and Shame thus keeping the spiritual klieg light on… 954 more words

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God's brilliance, salvation by grace

The Bible teaches salvation by grace, while all the other religions insist on good works to ingratiate themselves with whomever is regarded as the one to be worshipped.  560 more words

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Tip of the Day, October 20

October 20 – John 8:31-32; “Then said Jesus to those Jews which believed on him, If ye continue in my word, then are ye my disciples indeed; And ye shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free.” 112 more words

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Sovereign Grace or Conditional Grace?

 

Taken from, “Salvation by Grace”
Written by Loraine Boettner.

In the present state of the race all men stand before God, not as citizens of a state, all of whom must be treated alike and given the same “chance” for salvation, but rather as guilty and condemned criminals before a righteous judge. 708 more words