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Faith Alone Does Not Save . . . No Matter How Many Times Protestants Say It Does

“We are saved by faith alone.”

The Bible doesn’t say it. In fact, the Bible rejects it.

It was not part of Christian belief for the first 1,500 years of Christianity. 2,488 more words

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Wake up and smell the Holy Spirit

My last 23 essays have been about the Holy Ghost for a reason. Since He lives in me it was high time I learned all I could about Him and share my findings with anyone who cared to traipse along with me. 2,828 more words

Christian Essays

Philemon: When Sin Happens.

The Story of Philemon. 

1) Onesimus sinned against Philemon. 

8 Accordingly, though I am bold enough in Christ to command you (Philemon) to do what is required (FORGIVENESS), 9 yet for love’s sake I prefer to appeal to you… for my child, Onesimus… 282 more words

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Body Image and Being a Dude: A Personal Struggle

Lots and lots is discussed when it comes to helping females with their body image. We talk for hours on end about how women in today’s culture are objectified and how God loves them just as they are and the right man won’t look for the “perfect form” and so on and so forth. 1,146 more words

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The Heart Already Knows

He asked her, “Woman, why are you crying? Who is it you are looking for?” Thinking he was the gardener, she said, “Sir, if you have carried him away, tell me where you have put him, and I will get him.” (John 20:15) 275 more words

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Theocracy vs Democracy: A Christian Dilemma

The UK and the USA have big election years ahead of them and everyone is encouraging people to use their vote effectively.

The truth is that no matter what you decide to do you are faced with the same issue Jesus faced but on a smaller scale if you are a Christian. 198 more words

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How to Love Like Jesus

I can recall watching my mother, years ago, burst into tears as she prepared for brain surgery. Every step and every moment of that process was enormously difficult. 653 more words

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