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A Day to Remember

                                                     The  Story of Paul’s Conversion

                                                 AN EXPOSITION OF ACTS 22:1-10

The setting for the words of Paul in this chapter is Jerusalem. Paul arrived in the Holy City only to discover that his reputation had preceded him. 1,929 more words

Biblical Doctrines

A Daily Prayer...in Song

Songs are powerful. As my friend Ian put it, songs “sneak into your subconscious and lie in wait in the trenches of your memory.” In our happiest moments, and our darkest hours, music ministers to our hearts like nothing else can. 342 more words

Discipleship

Work For Peace

“God blesses those who work for peace, for they will be called the children of God.” – 2 Thessalonians 3:16

When our hearts and our mindset is righteous, God blesses us with peace.

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Christian, Even the Most Bitter is for Your Good

It is common practice to take stock of one’s previous year during this season. For many, this is a deeply bitter process.

There was once a time when man had no folly, when he made no mistakes, found himself free from error, and knew not sin. 620 more words

Exposition

Healthy, Disabled, or Dead?

Is man born good, and then corrupted by his environment?

Is man born disabled, crippled, not killed, by sin, needing to cooperate with God in order to be saved from his plight? 243 more words

Doctrine

How sacred time will redefine your Christian life!

“A general rule for the good use of time is to accustom oneself to live in a continual dependence on the Spirit of God, receiving from moment to moment whatever it please him to give us, referring to him at once in the doubts which we necessarily run into, turning to him in the weakness into which goodness slips from exhaustion, calling on him and lifting oneself to him, when the heart, swept away by material things, sees itself led imperceptibly off the path and finds itself forgetting and drifting away from God.”

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Awareness

5 Times Blocked

John Piper, in a sermon from Amos 4:4-13, “Prepare to Meet Your God”

In verses 6–11 Amos is done with irony. He reminds the people that God has shouted the truth of his reality to them in five striking ways that they might return.

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