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What Fashion Statement Are You Making?

Scripture is clear that there is another voice, that is not the voice of God, that desperately seeks to dominate and control the human heart. There is another aspect of this truth revealed in Ephesians that we must look at … Continue reading

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The World has No Answer to Sin and Its Consequences to the Human Race, but God Does

Immediately after Adam and Eve ate of the fruit of the tree of knowledge of good and evil, something cataclysmic happened. Everything changed. In a second, in a flash, Adam and Eve died spiritually and lost their spiritual connection with … Continue reading

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It’s Time To Demolish the Strongholds of the Enemy in our Thought Life

One of the greatest sections of Scripture concerning this great war for the thought life of the Christian is in 2 Corinthians: For though we walk in the flesh, we do not war after the flesh: (For the weapons of … Continue reading

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Babylon and Its Spirit of Influence

Revelation 18:4 records this sobering command: “And I heard another voice from heaven, saying, ‘Come out of her, my people, lest you share in her sins, and lest you receive of her plagues.’” This is sobering because the course of this … Continue reading

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Then He Smiled at Me

So often this time of year, we hear great Christmas carols over and over again, but the words escape us. I recently went to a Christmas concert at College Park Church in Indianapolis and heard the “Little Drummer Boy” performed … Continue reading

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Who are You? In Christ: A Complete Transformation of Identity

Every morning we wake up and every night we go to bed we have a picture of ourselves in our minds that drives everything we do and every thought we think. The most critical question you will ever answer is … Continue reading

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Christ the Breaker

There is an intriguing verse about Christ in the Book of Micah and it sets forth a wonderful name for our Lord. He is called the Breaker. Micah 2:13: “The breaker [the Messiah, who opens the way] shall go up before … Continue reading

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The Call to Love: The Wonders of God’s Love in Action

1Corinthians 13:4 Love is patient, love is kind and is not jealous; love does not brag and is not arrogant (NASB: Lockman) Amplified: Love endures long and is patient and kind; love never is envious nor boils over with jealousy, is not boastful or vainglorious, does not display itself haughtily. (Amplified Bible – Lockman) … Continue reading

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Destroying the High Places: What Altar Do You Have in Your Heart?

One of the subjects consistently addressed throughout the Bible is idolatry. References abound in connection with Israel’s struggle with the gods of their neighbors, gods that could be seen, as opposed to their invisible Yahweh. Time and time again, the … Continue reading

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Parable of the Sower: The Fourth Thorn: The Lust for Other Things

The fourth thorn in the Parable of the Sower are “the lusts for other things.” The Greek word for “lusts” is epithymia and means a passionate and strong desire or longing for something and an unbridled craving that attaches itself … Continue reading

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