Religion

Death Came to Visit

Death Came to Visit

on April 16, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Opinion, Religion

By Erick Erickson   /   The Resurgent  One thousand nine hundred eighty-four years ago, the sky went dark, the earth quaked and a man died on a cross. Martin Luther said that at that moment Jesus was the greatest sinner to ever live. All the sins of the believers in the past, present and future were piled on him […]

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The Great Overcomer

The Great Overcomer

on April 16, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

O wretched man that I am! Who will deliver me from this body of death?  —Romans 7:24 Who is not inspired by the competitor who makes a comeback after being down and seemingly out of the running! The runner who stumbles while coming off the starting blocks but moves gradually into the lead stirs the imagination of us all. The […]

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The Victor Who Returns

on April 15, 2019, 6:49 AM / in Religion

As many of you know I have several preachers that I watch and listen to every Sunday. David Jeremiah is one of those.  He has been giving a series of sermons related to the Last Days . All start at about the 20 minute location on the time line of each segment.  The music is great but the actual message […]

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Supreme Motive

Supreme Motive

on April 15, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

. . . walk worthy of the Lord, fully pleasing Him, being fruitful in every good work.  —Colossians 1:10 A first-grader beamed with satisfaction as he handed me a spelling test on which his teacher had written a large “100%—Good work!” The boy said, “I showed this to Mom and Dad because I knew it would please them.” I could […]

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House Of Symbols

House Of Symbols

on April 14, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

According to the law, almost all things are purified with blood, and without shedding of blood there is no remission.  —Hebrews 9:22 Our neighbor was startled when two young men walked into her home uninvited. She screamed, and they ran out. Yet no one would accuse her of failing to be hospitable. If you enter someone’s house, you come in […]

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When The Pressure Is On

When The Pressure Is On

on April 13, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

We also glory in tribulations, knowing that tribulation produces perseverance.  —Romans 5:3 What makes a shiny apple look so delicious? The skin, of course. But what is it about an apple that actually makes it delicious? The juice and substance inside. That’s the apple’s real “character.” I learned this as a boy watching my mom make applesauce. With a wooden […]

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Prophet of Doom

on April 12, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Just a reminder to those who haven’t read about the religion of Islam http://www.prophetofdoom.net/ Book Prophet of Doom is the best-documented, most comprehensive, presentation of Islam’s five oldest and most reliable scriptural sources. Ishaq’s Biography of Muhammad, Tabari’s History of Islam, and Bukhari’s and Muslim’s Hadith, were used to reorder the Qur’an chronologically and to set its surahs into the […]

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From Lucifer to Herod to today.

on April 12, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Opinion, Religion

Yesterday I watched David Limbaugh on Hannity talking about his new book, “The True Jesus”, http://www.foxnews.com/on-air/hannity/. In the clip I watched Limbaugh made reference to the killings of Christians going on and he related them to the Orders by Herod to kill all the baby boys when the Wise Men told him the King of the Jews had been born […]

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The Hidden Rattler

The Hidden Rattler

on April 12, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

A man’s pride will bring him low, but the humble in spirit will retain honor.  —Proverbs 29:23 When I was a boy, our family lived on a farm. One spring, we killed 13 rattlesnakes in a brief period of time. A rattler can be easily destroyed if you know where it is and how far it can reach when it […]

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The Glorious Sunset

The Glorious Sunset

on April 11, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

At evening time it shall happen that it will be light.  —Zechariah 14:7 It is wonderful to be young, with clear sight, acute hearing, elastic step, pulses drumming to the march of exhilarating health. But old age has glories that youth cannot know. It is a blessed old age indeed if it ends brightly at evening time. Old age celebrates […]

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I turned 28,874 days old Monday- how old are you?

on April 11, 2019, 5:52 AM / in Religion

Yesterday  got to thinking about “All the days of your life”, Joshua 1:5, and how the Lord is ALWAYS with me.  Then I wondered just HOW MANY DAYS  have I been alive.  So I began my count of the number of days since I was born.  Checked on how many Leap Years since then (20 of them) then added up […]

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“The Battle For Your Mind”

on April 10, 2019, 8:34 AM / in Opinion, Religion

After the attacks that I have been subjected to this past several months – this morning’s sermon by Adrian Rogers really hit the target for me. I would highly encourage all to watch (30 minute) todays sermon, “The Battle For Your Mind”. http://www.lightsource.com/ministry/love-worth-finding/ If you hit *delete* on this post you are stating clearly WHOSE you are  and it isn’t […]

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Convicting Word

Convicting Word

on April 10, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

When Jesus saw their faith, He said to the paralytic, “Son, your sins are forgiven you.”  —Mark 2:5 A young cowboy with no regard for God traveled to San Francisco and began a life of revelry, spending the money he had earned while working on the range. One night he staggered to his hotel room and slept until late the […]

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The Memory Of Past Sins

The Memory Of Past Sins

on April 9, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Do not therefore be grieved or angry with yourselves because you sold me here; for God sent me before you to preserve life.  —Genesis 45:5 When Joseph revealed his identity to his brothers who had sold him into slavery, they were speechless and “dismayed in his presence” (Genesis 45:3). Fear and guilt quickly reminded them of the heartache they had […]

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What Keeps Us Going?

What Keeps Us Going?

on April 8, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

For to me, to live is Christ, and to die is gain.  —Philippians 1:21 Isaac Asimov tells the story of a rough ocean crossing during which a Mr. Jones became terribly seasick. At an especially rough time, a kindly steward patted Jones on the shoulder and said, “I know, sir, that it seems awful. But remember, no man ever died […]

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‘They Wouldn’t Let Me!’

‘They Wouldn’t Let Me!’

on April 7, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Come to Me, all you who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.  —Matthew 11:28 A woman was trapped on the top floor of a burning building. Flames and smoke blocked every way of escape. When firefighters arrived, one of the men scrambled up a ladder to the window where the woman was screaming for help, […]

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Always Awake

Always Awake

on April 6, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

I will both lie down in peace, and sleep; for You alone, O Lord, make me dwell in safety.  —Psalm 4:8 A mother and her 4-year-old daughter were preparing for bed. The child was afraid of the dark. When the lights were turned off, the girl noticed the moon shining through the window. “Mommy,” she asked, “is that God’s light […]

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“Fairness for All”

on April 5, 2019, 7:57 AM / in Opinion, Religion

This is more of Satan’s plan to increase the number of HELL BOUND individuals and to decrease the number of HEAVEN BOUND individuals.  Nowhere in scripture do I find that it says  you can gain entrance to Heaven by being *FAIR*.  God calls all those who practice Sodomy and Lesbian lives to be ABOMINATIONS and He is very clear that […]

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Wounded For Me

Wounded For Me

on April 5, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

He was wounded for our transgressions, He was bruised for our iniquities.  —Isaiah 53:5 A man who was deeply troubled by his sins was having a vivid dream in which he saw Jesus being savagely whipped by a soldier. As the cruel scourge came down upon Christ’s back, the onlooker shuddered, for the terrible cords left ugly, gaping wounds upon […]

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Shrike System

Shrike System

on April 4, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil walks about like a roaring lion, seeking whom he may devour.  —1 Peter 5:8 The ancient sport of falconry used trained hawks or falcons in the pursuit of wild game. When the “educated predator” was allowed to fly, however, it often rose too high for human eyes to see. So a […]

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