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Does it really matter how I talk? (part 1)

The Friendly Gossips, Eugene de Blaas

A college friend once exhorted me to “learn scripture so you’ll know when you’re sinning against God. His Spirit will use the words to stop you and convict you and help you!” 819 more words


What Does the Cross Mean to You?

  When the granddaughters come over our afternoons are filled with lots of activity.  We generally wind things down by spending some time coloring and drawing.  Sometimes I will begin to draw a picture and the girls will try to guess what it is going to be before I am finished.  649 more words


A New Life and A New Start

If you have been following along, you’ll know that I have not exactly been succeeding in following through with this 21 day challenge.

I believe the reasons for this are three-fold: 432 more words


All of us want to experience change, but what does that look like?


We all look for it in the folks we minister to. We want to see people transformed by the amazing Gospel of Christ. We pour ourselves out in ministry in order to see someone’s entire world revolutionized by the grace of God. 96 more words


Growing in Godliness: Are You Trying or Training?

In 1 Timothy 4, the veteran church leader Paul instructs the rookie church leader Timothy on matters of ministry and faith.  In verse 7 Paul tells Timothy to “train for godliness.” Notice that… 412 more words


The Necessity of Sanctification (#8)

The following is a part of a series entitled, “The Doctrine of the Holy Spirit.” 

Speaker: Pastor Joshua Earl

Date: August 31, 2014

Section:  The Work of the Spirit in the Believer – Sect. 7 more words

Patrick Fairbairn on the Law's Promise of Life

Patrick Fairbairn was a 19th-century minister in the Free Church of Scotland and Professor of Church History and Exegesis at Free Church College in Glasgow (now Trinity College). 455 more words