Understanding Personality Types

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Man is created in the image of God – Genesis 1:27 states “So God created mankind in his own image…” consequently, we are by nature, complex. We are also fallen, and as much as God is holy and perfect, we…
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What do Christians believe?

Here’s what Christians believe? Being a Christian is more than identifying yourself with a particular religion or affirming a certain value system. Being a Christian means you have embraced what the Bible says about God, mankind, and salvation. Consider the…
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The Sufferings of Paul

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Did Paul suffer more than we realize? 2 Timothy 3:12 – “Yes, and all who desire to live godly in Christ Jesus will suffer persecution.” 1 Peter 4:16 – “Yet if anyone suffers as a Christian, let him not be…
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What is the Belgic Confession of Faith?

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The oldest of the doctrinal standards of the Reformed Churches of the Netherlands is the Confession of Faith, most commonly known as the Belgic Confession, following the seventeenth-century Latin designation Confessio Belgica. “Belgica” referred to the Lowlands or the whole…
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How to respond to Financial Trials

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John 16:33 states “I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.” All true believers will have trials in life.…
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Wrong Doctrines Taught

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I was once attending a church, to which the Pastor taught heresy and other errors. He ultimately was forced to resign and the church grew exponentially after his departure. It should be noted that any position must be supported by…
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Are Christians required to tithe?

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Positions on giving Let’s begin by making a few statements, and then follow up by reviewing what the Bible states. First – In both the Old and New Testaments, giving to God, the church, and others has always been “free…
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Does biblical salvation include free will?

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Satan’s goal is to prevent and pervert salvation Just as Satan uses “works religions” vs. “faith” to prevent salvation outside the church, he also uses “free will faith” vs “biblical election” to pervert salvation inside the church. Although many credits…
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I will never leave you!

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Ethel Phoebe Waxham Love Ethel Phoebe Waxham Love (1882-1959) was neither a celebrity nor a notable historical figure, and what little acclaim was realized after she had died. But, the love story of this Phi Beta Kappa, Wellesley educated teacher,…
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How to understand the Bible

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Understanding the bible requires three important concepts. You need to be saved, you need a good translation and finally, you need to understand practical hermeneutics. This post addresses these three areas so you can understand and then apply the bible…
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