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On the Holy Spirit

The Holy Spirit is not a mystical power or ethereal force.  He is a person as much as Jesus is a person.  He is not a floating fog or some kind of ghost-like emanation.  137 more words

John F. MacArthur

Never Avenge Yourself

The last two characteristics Paul lists here are both reiterations.  He again denounces returning evil for evil, declaring, Never take your own revenge, beloved, but leave room for the wrath of God… 130 more words

Book Of Romans

Introducing Philemon

The book of Philemon is unique in many respects.  The shortest of Paul’s inspired writings, it is the only one of the prison epistles addressed to an individual.  326 more words

John F. MacArthur

Moses and Pharoah

Moses was a Jew, whereas Pharoah was a Gentile, but both of them were sinners.  Both were murderers, and both witnessed God’s miracles.  Yet, Moses was redeemed and Pharoah was not.  115 more words

Book Of Romans

What is a Disciple?

The word “disciple” means, literally, a learner.  A true disciple loves to learn at the feet of Jesus.  And then, he or she gets up, goes out, and gets involved.  64 more words

John F. MacArthur

On Love for Jesus

Love for Christ is not sentimentalism or a sickly, pseudo-spiritual feeling.  It does not result in mere lip service, either.  Real love for Him is demonstrated by an active, eager, joyful, responsive obedience to His commandments.  176 more words

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God's Attributes Displayed at the Cross

God’s holiness was also manifest at the cross.  Habakkuk wrote that God is “of purer eyes than to see evil and cannot look at wrong” (Habakkuk 1.13).  222 more words

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