Category Archives: Life

Stay with the Stuff!

The Bible is the only resource that is adequate to fuel our faith (2 Timothy 3:16). Therefore, we must saturate our hearts and minds with Scripture. Continue reading

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Beware of Bias

The history of God’s people is littered with examples of people who proved that God’s grace is sufficient to enable us to endure and enjoy to the end. Build upon the line of faith set before you. Continue reading

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Was Dead. Now Alive!

Jesus Christ was dead. He had, in fact, been murdered. Betrayed by one of His close associates and brought before the rulers of His day, He should have received a fair trial and justice according to the law and customs … Continue reading

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Walking by Faith

“Life is a highway. I’m gonna ride it all night long.” That is the chorus to a popular song from the early ‘90s. The song had it partially right. Life is a highway. Since it is, we will “ride it” … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Dianna!

On January 28 my sweet wife celebrated her birthday. She is as beautiful today as she was in August of 1990 when we went out on our first date. Her true beauty, much like Ruth, is in her desire to … Continue reading

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Victorious Transitions

God had powerfully emancipated Israel from Egyptian slavery. From the Ten Plagues, to the parting of the Red Sea and the destruction of the pursuing army in it, to the miraculous provision of water and manna, God had freed, protected, … Continue reading

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New Beginnings

The book of Joshua records the nation of Israel’s conquest and occupation of Canaan. This book is not allegorical. It is historical fact. We are not studying Joshua just to learn some interesting and violent historical facts. The nascent nation’s … Continue reading

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Be Strong and Very Courageous!

“War, huh, yeah. What is it good for? Absolutely nothing!” That is what Edwin Starr thought and sang in the early 70’s, and that is what some folks think when it comes to Joshua; the sixth book of the Bible. … Continue reading

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The Crucified Life

The disciples were revulsed at the idea of a suffering Messiah because it made no sense; humanly speaking. Crucifixion was a repugnant, demeaning form of execution for the rabble of society. The idea that anybody who died on the cross … Continue reading

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The Purpose for Living

I have posted before how I enjoy reading Spurgeon’s morning and evening devotional. The radio program Truth for Life produces a revised an updated format of Spurgeon’s devotional. I wanted to share today’s, which is taken from Ecclesiastes 1:7, All … Continue reading

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