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How important is love to God?

1 Corinthians 13:1-3 (NKJV)   13 Though I speak with the tongues of men and of angels, but have not love, I have become sounding brass or a clanging cymbal. 2 And though I have the gift of prophecy, and understand all mysteries and all knowledge, … Continue reading

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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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Will God …

  Be with you during trials and tribulations?   Matthew 28:20 (NKJV) 20 teaching them to observe all things that I have commanded you; and lo, I am with you always, even to the end of the age.” Amen.   Give you what you need to … Continue reading

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Is God pleased with your endurance?

Why does God allow His people to endure persecutions and tribulations in this physical life? None of us knows all of the reasons why God does what He does.  Here are just some of them from scripture. James 5:11 (NKJV) 11 Indeed we … Continue reading

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What you can’t do, God can.

It’s widely accepted in the church that you can’t save yourself by your own efforts. As the scripture says, Romans 6:23 (NKJV) 23 For the wages of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord. The only thing that pays the … Continue reading

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Does God always love you?

All of God’s people have to bear some amount of suffering and loss. In another post I quoted Psalm 34:19, “Many are the afflictions of the righteous, but the Lord delivers him out of them all.”   You might these two … Continue reading

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