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The Finality of the Cross

“E finito!”  “Esta terminado!”  “C’est fini!” “It is finished,” means just that.  It is finished. But… what exactly is finished? All the work for the payment for all sin is fully and totally complete (John 19:30)! The wages (payment) of … Continue reading

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We Become What We Behold

Psalm 115:8 tells us that we become what we behold, “And those who make idols are just like them, as are those who trust in them.” Behold means “to see or observe.” Eyes are a gateway to the mind, heart and soul. … Continue reading

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Renew the Covenant?

The idea of renewing the covenant is blasphemy. Let me explain. The New Covenant is Almighty God’s covenant. It is not ours. The New Covenant is an unconditional or unilateral covenant. That means we have no part in it. This is … Continue reading

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Do Not Nullify Grace

Do not nullify the grace of God.  In Galatians 2:21, Paul states, “I do not ignore or nullify the [gracious gift of the] grace of God [His amazing, unmerited favor], for if righteousness comes through [observing] the Law, then Christ … Continue reading

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RE: Union

Midline cracks Rupture The ancient barrier Between us Chunks and pieces tumble Stirring clouds of dust and debris Clouding my vision The barrier arose Stone by stone With rain and strain Reinforced With pain and disdain As billows settle A … Continue reading

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Naked and Thankful

Who’s naked? I am. I live naked before God. Really. I realize that may sound kind of scary. But between me and Him, I am just transparent and raw. Fully exposed. And I am not ashamed of my humanity because I … Continue reading

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Romans 8 Days

In case you haven’t noticed, living in Romans 8 is now essential. If you haven’t already learned how to live in Romans 8, now is the time. Ask the LORD to teach you. The body of Christ on a moment by moment basis must live … Continue reading

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Devil Worship

Are you unknowingly practicing devil worship? If the kingdom of light is your home, then your association with darkness is terminated. Broken is the power of darkness and all ties with it severed by the power of Christ who lives in you. … Continue reading

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Baby Rescue

Early one afternoon I busied myself finishing a story I was working on while waiting for the 2:30 carpool hour. Our neighborhood is directly across the street from the school, so I can leave as late as 2:45 and still … Continue reading

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Fear of Man

Did you ever stop to think…that the fear of man is a form of slavery? How so? Because we are slaves to whatever controls us (2 Pet. 2:9). When we fear others, we lose our God-given freedom and allow them … Continue reading

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Grief

My little bed is more comfortable now. I moved it up here on top of this rusted-out washer and dryer. I hung up the towel so it could dry. Then I folded it over the doubled-up rug I found under … Continue reading

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James 5:16 for Healing

 Therefore confess your sins to one other and pray for one other so that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous person is powerful and effective. James 5:16 James 5:16 is one of the most important, overlooked and underutilized … Continue reading

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