Category Archives: Jesus

Defrosting Matthew 1

I am a believer. I believe Jesus Christ is the Messiah. I believe Matthew chapter 1 does an adequate job of presenting Jesus as the Messiah. So then, what does someone like me do with the very real problems presented … Continue reading

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“I Never Knew You”: Why Our God Doesn’t Know Part 1

As a Christian believer it is vital to our faith to understand what God reveals about Himself in scripture. Faith that is double-minded, blind, or misplaced is not what God desires. This is the first in a series exploring the … Continue reading

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Mission before Church??? Part 1

I did some research and found that there are several websites and blogs that promote the idea that Mission comes before Church. According to the dates, this way of thinking has been going on for some time. Many of these … Continue reading

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Marks Of A Greatest Commandments Church, #1

What is the First sign to look for? What is a sure mark of a Greatest Commands Church? It all starts with the Heart. Jesus said that the First and Greatest Commandment was to “Love the Lord your God with … Continue reading

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Great Commission Vs. Great Commandments Vs. Tithing

Ladies and Gentlemen! Welcome to the Main Event! These two passages (Great Commission and Great Commandments) work together. But unfortunately something seems to have shifted that has caused these two to be somewhat in competition for the primary focus of … Continue reading

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Real Tears Just Outside Of Heaven

The reason why you are reading this is because after I had a near-death experience, my Dad told me about Christ. Strangely enough, in the 1940’s, my father also had a near death experience. This led him to receive Christ … Continue reading

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Caution: The Delusion Of Good Intentions?

Let me be clear, this is not directed towards any one person. This is a general caution for all of us, me included. Only God knows each of our hearts. I love the Evangelical Church. I love the Organic Church. … Continue reading

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Did The Disciples Receive The Spirit 3 Times?

Wow! I’m really enjoying the emails and feedback I’m getting from the previous post “Believers, What Exactly Holds Your Foundation?”. Here are my responses: Question: Is the Spirit measurable? Answer. Let me begin by asking, Is faith measurable? “I say … Continue reading

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Believers, What Exactly Holds Your Foundation?

Tonight as I lay sleeping in bed, I was suddenly startled awake by a mental picture that came to my mind! Prior to bedtime I was meditating on the previous post,  Elementary School For New Believers (ESFNB).  I had been … Continue reading

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Elementary School For New Believers: Introduction

First of all, I find it interesting to learn that as of 8/28/11 there are “0” Google results for any of these terms in quotations: Elementary Teachings for New Disciples”, “Elementary Teachings for New Believers”, “Elementary Teachings for Believers”, “Elementary Teachings … Continue reading

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