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Why Striving to Please Man Inevitably Ends in Failure

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One of the great benefits of an all-you-can-eat buffet is that you can pick which foods you want. From the scriptures to the preachers, people want to pick what they’ll believe and overlook the rest. There are some who prefer fire and brimstone preaching and those who are attracted to …

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Full Documentary: The Hidden Faith of the Founding Fathers

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Is America a Christian nation? This powerful documentary delves into the controversial and often debated beliefs of the Founding Fathers of America. Were these men Christians according to the Bible? Was it their original intent to found America on the teachings of Christ and the Apostles? Or were their opinions closer …

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What is the Synagogue of Satan?

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The phrase “synagogue of Satan” can be ambiguous yet gratuitously used without any clear explanation of what it means. There are two scriptures I’ll use as the basis for my explanation: “He said unto them, An enemy hath done this. The servants said unto him, Wilt thou then that we …

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Obesity and the Sin of Gluttony in the Church

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The Church is supposed to be representative of the Lord Jesus Christ. Even in our flawed condition, we shine forth the light of Christ, hoping to pierce this world of darkness. We know that there ought to be great focus placed on spiritual manners, yet in this endeavor we often …

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The Importance of Maintaining Balance between Urgency and Longevity in Preparing for Christ’s Return

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From the moment Jesus gave His disciples the call to make disciples of all nations, the Church has had to balance two ways of life—the urgency of Christ’s second coming and living with a generational mindset, which I talked about in my last article. One of the marks of a …

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Do You Truly Understand What Stepping out in Faith Is?

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When we say “I’m stepping out in faith,” do we really understand what that means? This is a statement that has been used by many but is often misunderstood. We make affirmations like these when we draw from scripture, but we often overlook what it means to walk by faith and …

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Why Self-Improvement Just Doesn’t Quite Do the Job

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“I don’t want to be the bearer of bad news…” This is a statement normally used by people when it comes to telling the truth about people. The minister has a similar burden of a doctor when it comes to delivering the harsh truth to someone about a terminal illness. …

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Resisting the Need for Validation While Doing God’s Will

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We’ve all been given gifts, talents, and abilities by God. When you develop your relationship with the Lord, there are also passions that develop towards issues that God has designed for you to address. Once you’re fully invested, you flesh out your ideas, create a vision, and pursue that vision. …

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