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Six Ways to Leave Your First Love

To the angel of the church in Ephesus write: “The One who holds the seven stars in His right hand, the One who walks among the seven golden lampstands, says this: 2 ‘I know your deeds and your toil and perseverance, and that you cannot tolerate evil men, and you put to the test those who call themselves apostles, and they are not, and you found them to be false; 3 and you have perseverance and have endured for My name’s sake, and have not grown weary. 1,660 more words

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Throwback Thursday ~ Jesus Wants You to Be a Hater

Originally published February 26, 2015

Hater. It’s a word that gets tossed around a lot these days. If you disagree with someone, you’re a hater. If you believe the Bible when it says something is a sin, you’re a hater. 666 more words

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"My Lighthouse"

Rend Collective is nothing short of a riot (is it any wonder they hail from Ireland!), a more often than not, simply over the top – a group I have to listen to in moderation.   126 more words

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As Unknown, Yet Noteworthy

“Christians are not distinguished from other men by country, language, nor by the customs which they observe.

They do not inhabit cities of their own, use a particular way of speaking, nor lead a life marked out by any curiosity. 659 more words

Devotional

Biblical Meditation, and God our Solid Rock and Ground

Earlier this year in the 1689 Confession study I looked at the topic of Christian meditation (as related to chapter 13 of the confession, Sanctification)—and a recommended Puritan work on the topic, Thomas Watson’s “A Christian on the Mount,”  available… 652 more words

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Post-Easter Reflections

. . . in Him you have been made complete . . . (Col. 2:10)

This statement comes in the context of Paul’s encouragement to the Colossians regarding Christ’s triumph on the cross. 370 more words

Bible Study

Presumptuous Sins

This article first appeared on March 13, 2012 at Desiring God.

Sin is a mystery, and it’s a mystery the psalmist wrestles with in Psalm 19. 952 more words

Theology