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Spiritual Blindness

Not only can money and material possessions not satisfy the desires of the heart or bring the lasting happiness they deceptively promise, but they also blind those who pursue them to eternal, spiritual concerns (1 Timothy 6:9,10) 9 more words

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True Christian Piety

1 Timothy 3:16a, Great indeed, we confess, is the mystery of godliness: He who was manifested in the flesh (own Greek translation).

For millennia, men have sought true piety—true godliness, most to no avail. 196 more words

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Idolatry, Part II

Above:  Icon of Elijah

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FOR THE SECOND SUNDAY OF KINGDOMTIDE, ACCORDING TO A LECTIONARY FOR PUBLIC WORSHIP IN THE BOOK OF WORSHIP FOR CHURCH AND HOME  267 more words

Repentance

1.5.18 Prayer Prompt: Be Real

PRAYER PROMPT ••• Brrrrrrrrrr…

I come to you this morning with hot coffee and under a blanket!

It’s a balmy 8 degrees at my house this morning, with an expected high of 31 (which will feel like a heat wave after I braved the cold to let my dog out this morning!) … 831 more words

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The Kingdom Of God: 1 & 2 Timothy and Titus

We begin with some great verses from Titus – “Jesus Christ … gave himself for us to redeem us from all iniquity and to purify for himself a people of his own who are zealous for good deeds” (Titus 2:13-14); “He saved us, not because of deeds dine by us in righteousness, but in virtue of his own mercy, by the washing of regeneration and renewal in the Holy Spirit” (Titus 3:5). 286 more words

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