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Victory over sin.


Victory over Sin “Our country imprisons more people per capita than any other nation except the Soviet Union and South Africa; yet we have the highest crime rate in the world. If that’s law and order, spare us any more. … Continue reading

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Read Romans 7:14-25


Read Romans 7:14-25 In the first step, we admit our powerlessness over our addiction.  How does Paul do that in this passage? What does Paul mean when he says, “it is sin living in me” (vv. 17, 20) Define what … Continue reading

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Jesus is


Jesus is All this would be dark and dreadful news to us, except that the Bible goes on to say that help is here and available.  Sin is not the final word.  Jesus is.  He is the stronger power.  (We … Continue reading

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FIVE BARRIERS TO COMMITMENT


Image via WikipediaFIVE BARRIERS TO COMMITMENT 1. PrideArrogant people are on the way to ruin. (Proverbs 18:12 TEV) A self-sufficient fool falls flat on his face. (Proverbs 10:8 LB) 2. GuiltProblems far too big for me to solve are piled … Continue reading

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True abandonment of sin


Image via WikipediaTrue abandonment of sin.Spurgeon said: “There must be a true and actual abandonment of sin and a turning unto righteousness in real act and deed in every day life. Repentance, to be sure, must be entire. If thou … Continue reading

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To be productive for God, we must obey his teachings, resist temptation, actively serve. God will take action against us if we fail in our commitment to him. But as any loving earthly father would do; God will accept a child’s improper actions, if the child is truly sorry and interested in refraining from this action again, and correcting the improper action.


Image via WikipediaTo be productive for God, we must obey his teachings, resist temptation, actively serve. God will take action against us if we fail in our commitment to him. But as any loving earthly father would do; God will … Continue reading

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To obey God’s Laws will bring his help and support, to disobey will bring his curse (Deut. 11:26-32).


Image via WikipediaTo obey God‘s Laws will bring his help and support, to disobey will bring his curse (Deut. 11:26-32). How would you explain to a new Christian the goodness that comes from obeying God? What if we do not … Continue reading

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"How happy are those who have no doubts about me!"


Image by jimforest via Flickr“How happy are those who have no doubts about me!” What kind of “prisons” tend to bring out doubts for you regarding Jesus? The moving words of Ruth to Naomi as she pledged her commitment, are … Continue reading

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What is wrong with your relationship to God?


Image via Wikipedia What is wrong with your relationship to God? Napoleon has been reported to say: “I know men and I tell you. Jesus is not a man. He commands us to believe, and gives no other reason than … Continue reading

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Life of the future.We shall gain the life of the future rather than the death of not being with our father, if we have faith. But as we see in the next topic, this word means more than just believing.


Image via WikipediaLife of the future.We shall gain the life of the future rather than the death of not being with our father, if we have faith. But as we see in the next topic, this word means more than … Continue reading

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