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being of THE truth

The world would have us all believe that it and it alone defines truth … a truth laced with self-serving, not societal serving or God honoring, morality based on an embrace of naturalism that glories in the outcomes of pragmatism … Continue reading

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just like Jesus … per the gospel of John

Yesterday I left you with the following paragraph … those words in bold are revisions I have made at the recommendation of my mentor Corban and based on personal conviction … in other words, this is a work-in-progress and should … Continue reading

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the ungodly alliance of world and flesh

Today let’s continue the conversation begun yesterday in the post unequally yoked withIN … and this conversation, Lord willing, may continue down a few rabbit holes over the next couple of days. Too often we look at the world through rose … Continue reading

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am I a missionary or an imposter?

“If Jesus is precious to you (as he is to the Spirit), you will not be able to keep your good news to yourself; you will be whispering it into your child’s ear; you will be telling it to your … Continue reading

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did Jesus promote easy believism?

I ended yesterday’s post with the question, ‘How’s this for a new church sign?’ MAY THE FATHER, SON AND SPIRIT MAKE THEIR HOME IN YOU You may say, “But Bernie, that is too mysterious and bizarre … that will scare people off.” Yes, … Continue reading

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the life of Jesus … then and now

Take a moment to consider this powerful passage of Scripture … So if there is any encouragement IN CHRIST, any comfort from love, any participation IN THE SPIRIT, any affection and sympathy, complete my joy BY BEING OF THE SAME … Continue reading

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the gospel of Jesus Christ … plus

May the word of God speak to your heart … either for the first time … or possibly as a much needed reminder … “Be still, and know that I am God.” Psalms 46:10 (ESV) FOR GOD SO LOVED ME … Continue reading

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