Category Archives: faith

What’s the love-martyrdom connection?

When you think of a Christian being a martyr, what comes to mind?  Perhaps you think of this scripture. Revelation 2:13 (NKJV) 13 “I know your works, and where you dwell, where Satan’s throne is.And you hold fast to My name, and did … Continue reading

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When what God does in your life doesn’t make sense, do you still trust Him?

God’s purpose in His peoples lives have been frequently misunderstood.  Joseph didn’t understand this for many years.  Lets look at his story. Genesis 37:5-10 (NKJV) 5 Now Joseph had a dream, and he told it to his brothers; and they hated him even more. 6 So … Continue reading

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Are poverty and persecution caused by a lack of faith?

You may have heard that problems and troubles  in the Christian life, if not caused by sin, are caused by a lack of faith.  You may also have heard of the 11th chapter of Hebrews, also known as the faith … Continue reading

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