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 […]

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’ […]

All things are possible

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                                                                              to … !   Jesus told us       If you can believe, all things are possible to him who believes.       Mark 9:23 Then in explaining this,       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 […]

Fight the good fight

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                                                            … of faith!         For whatever is born of God overcomes the world.       And this is the victory that has overcome the world—our faith.       1 John 5:4 Having made Jesus your Lord, … enables you to be an overcomer. However, something more is needed, … for you to be that overcomer and […]

No doubt

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                                                      … in your heart!         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 […]

Where is your faith

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                                                             … lost in fear?   Have you noticed how strangely negative our thinking can be? Take the example of Jesus’ disciples. (Mark 4:37-41)       Whilst Jesus and His disciple were crossing the lake,       … and Jesus had fallen asleep, a mighty storm arose.       What happened, the disciples became anxious and afraid,       … […]