Tag Archives: Old Testament

We Should Work From Our Rest, Not Rest From Our Work

Genesis 1:26-31 (NIV) 26 Then God said, “Let us make mankind in our image, in our likeness, so that they may rule over the fish in the sea and the birds in the sky, over the livestock and all the wild animals, and over all the creatures … Continue reading

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Fruit Naturally Comes From Faith

Psalm 1(NIV) 1 Blessed is the one     who does not walk in step with the wicked or stand in the way that sinners take     or sit in the company of mockers, 2 but whose delight is in the law of the Lord,     and who meditates on his law … Continue reading

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Setting a Foundation of Unwavering Faith

Hebrews 13:8 (NIV) 8 Jesus Christ is the same yesterday and today and forever. In our ever-changing world, families move, friendships drift, allegiances shift, and technology advances by quantum leaps.  If we seek security in people, possessions, or positions, we’re doomed … Continue reading

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So How Did We Get the Bible?

Have you wondered how the Bible came to be?  Today getting a Bible is so easy.  You can just go to any bookstore or order them online.  Most hotels you stay at have a Bible in the drawer.  The Bible … Continue reading

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Living the Sermon (Part 4)

In Part 1 of this blog, we talked about the Sermon on the Mount and a little of the history behind this historic teaching by Jesus.  We also read Matthew 5, which is Part 1 of the Sermon on the … Continue reading

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Living the Sermon (Part 3)

In Part 1 of this blog, we talked about the Sermon on the Mount and a little of the history behind this historic teaching by Jesus.  We also read Matthew 5, which is Part 1 of the Sermon on the … Continue reading

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Living the Sermon (Part 2)

In Part 1 of this blog, we talked about the Sermon on the Mount and a little of the history behind this historic teaching by Jesus.  We also read Matthew 5, which is Part 1 of the Sermon on the … Continue reading

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Living the Sermon (Part 1)

One of my favorite parts of the Bible is found in Matthew 5-7.  It is called The Sermon on the Mount by those who know it.  In this one sermon, Jesus speaks to the people gathered that day and to … Continue reading

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Why the Apostles’ Creed?

The Apostles’ Creed I believe in God the Father Almighty; Maker of heaven and earth. And in Jesus Christ his only Son our Lord; who was conceived by the Holy Spirit, born of the virgin Mary; suffered under Pontius Pilot, … Continue reading

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Even Dirt Has to Rest Sometimes

In today’s culture, few people actually take a day off to rest.  The ones that actually do commit to resting are seen as oddballs.  Many view taking a day to rest as being a waste of time and productivity.  It … Continue reading

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