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I wanna be Spirit-filled. How?

In previous essays I explored the Biblical concepts of being full of and getting filled with the Holy Spirit. I also mentioned they’re not presented to believers as suggestions. 2,855 more words

Christian Essays

Persecution leads to proclamation

The church persecuted

As we read through the early part of the book of Acts we encounter a repeated pattern. It is one of persecution… 369 more words

Acts

Beside Us to Guide Us -- and More!

Jesus, Continued . . . by J.D. Greear:  A Book Review

As soon as he started talking about guidance, J.D. had my ear.  You see, I am THAT Christian — the one who becomes paralyzed whenever there’s a big decision on the table, and even though I know that God is not interested in mindless robots (and truly, I’m not interested in becoming one), I still perseverate about making the RIGHT decision, and I want God to tell me what that is.  1,303 more words

Book Review

January 26, 2015

Today’s readings

For God did not give us a spirit of cowardice
but rather of power and love and self-control.
So do not be ashamed of your testimony to our Lord, 448 more words

Sin

FAN INTO A FLAME

Monday 26th January – Memorial of Saints Timothy and Titus, Bishops

Reflection: 2 Timothy 1: 1-8

FAN INTO A FLAME

Today the Church celebrates the memorial of SS Timothy and Titus who were both Bishops in the early Christian Church. 419 more words

All God's Children but "not" All a Child of God

John 10:27-28 says” My sheep hear my voice and I know them, and they follow me. And I give unto them eternal life; and they shall never perish, neither shall any man pluck them out of my hand… 471 more words

Devotions

Let Love In

I believe loneliness can lead to apathy.
After we have been hurt too many times in relationships, we give up believing in the community we read about in the Book of Acts (2:42-47). 704 more words

Gods Love