Love comes

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                                                         … at a price!         Love comes at a price! God loved us so much, He gave His best, His all.       For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son,       that whoever believes in Him should not perish but have everlasting life.       John 3:16 so that we […]

Do you really

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                                                             … believe?   We are all quick to say … I believe, … I believe God, … I believe His promises, … I believe I receive what I need.       But do we really believe?       What does it mean to believe? Believing is not about what you want or need, neither what you have […]

Walking on water

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                                                           Why not?   Is walking on water really as impossible as it seems? Peter did – but HOW? Quite simply, the way Jesus did! As a man, even Jesus could not walk on water, … but He did and He told us how.       Most assuredly, I say to you, the Son can do nothing […]

Righteous

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                                                        … or not?   Much too often the reality of righteousness, … and what it means to be righteous, is linked with sin and made subject to being sinless, … when in fact, righteousness has nothing to do with sin.       The reality of becoming righteous       … lies not in what you do or […]

Calling things that be not

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                                            … as though they are!         God, who gives life to the dead and       calls those things which do not exist as though they did;       Rom 4:17 Calling things that be not as though they are, .. is what God did, and those things became what He called them! We also should […]

Not in my strength

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                                                                … but in His!   God is serious about blessing us and being the strength in our lives, … but He is also as serious about how He will do it.       Thus says the Lord: ‘Cursed is the man       who trusts in man and makes flesh his strength,’       Jeremiah 17:5 That God […]

That I may…

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                                               inherit eternal life!   A rich young ruler came to Jesus asking,       Good Teacher, what shall I do that I may inherit eternal life?       Mark 10:17 When Jesus told him what the Law required, … the young ruler told Him that he had kept the law since his youth, … which however could […]

Believing faith

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                                           … moves mountains!         So Jesus answered and said to them,       Have faith in God. For assuredly, I say to you,       whoever says to this mountain, ‘Be removed       and be cast into the sea,’ and does not doubt in his heart,       but believes that those things he says will be […]

For …

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                                                           God was with Him   What was the secret to Jesus’ ministry on earth?       God was not doing things for Jesus or in His ministry,       … just because of who He was,       but because Jesus was walking with Him,       …God could do things in Jesus’ life. What God did in Jesus’ […]

The Law

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                                      … of Love!   What has the Law to do with Love? The Law shows up sin by telling us … what not to do! Now all these don’ts won’t save you, … but what they are pointing to is the royal law!       ‘You shall love your neighbor as yourself,’       James 2:8 To […]