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With an 'Exceedingly-encouraged Attitude', be Hopeful (Christian Assurance)

  • This mindset allows you to successfully ‘tell your storms’ to cease.   
  • What is faith? It is the confident assurance that what we hope for is going to happen.
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Teleios: J. R. Illingworth, Oxford Review and Journal, April 26th, 1883

Therefore you shall be perfect, just as your Father in heaven is perfect.  (Matthew 5:48)

The Sermon on the Mount is often regarded as merely a code of morality, which may be isolated with advantage from the metaphysics of the Christian creed. 387 more words


Poor in Spirit: Recognize God’s Favor Upon You

God had just made an unconditional covenant with David; commonly referred to as the Davidic Covenant.  This covenant is to be fulfilled by the everlasting reign of Jesus Christ, because David’s ancestral line will usher forth the Messiah.  516 more words


Poor in Spirit: The Need of God’s Word

I am small and despised, yet I do not forget your precepts.  (Psalm 119:141, NKJV)

Psalm 119 is a psalm that addresses the need of the Word of God in the life of the Believer.  628 more words


The Plow: Modern Churchianity

Sow for yourselves righteousness; reap in mercy; break up your fallow ground, for it is time to seek the LORD, till He comes and rains righteousness on you.  542 more words


8 Signs of a 'Productive', Godly Christian (2 Peter 1)

His divine power has given us everything we need for a godly life through our knowledge of him who called us by his own glory and goodness.   112 more words


Waiting: Sanctified by His Truth

Show me Your ways, O LORD; teach me Your paths.  Lead me in Your truth and teach me, for You are the God of my salvation; on You I wait all the day.  551 more words