Living Out of Your Sheep Nature, Part 2

John 10 (Cont) [Jhn 10:10-21] The thief cometh not, but for to steal, and to kill, and to destroy: I am come that they might have life, and that they might have [it] more abundantly. 11 I am the good shepherd: the good shepherd giveth his life for the sheep. 12 But he that is […]

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Living Out of Your Sheep Nature, Part 1

In John 10, Jesus declares Himself to be the Good Shepherd. He goes on to state that if we are His sheep, we will not follow another. Are you concerned about being deceived by the enemy? The key to avoiding deception is to live out of your sheep nature and always approaching God through the […]

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Coming Boldly to God, Part 2

Hebrews 4 (cont) The message then for us is not to harden our hearts as the children of Israel did, and for that reason, they perished in the wilderness. The wilderness journeyings of the people of God and their entrance into Canaan under Joshua’s leadership was only a shadow of the rest of God that […]

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Coming Boldly to God, Part 1

In chapter four of Hebrews we are encouraged to enter into the rest of God because our approach to His throne is on the basis of who Jesus is and what He did for us 2000 years ago. Our boldness to believe in and anticipate answers from heaven is not based on religious performance or […]

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David Cut Saul’s Garment, Part 3

1 Samuel (cont) Always remember that David in his responses was a man after God’s own heart. If you try to vindicate yourself you have lowered yourself to the level of your enemies. You can’t solve the problem on the level of the problem. I you try to fight your own battles God will fold […]

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David Cut Saul’s Garment, Part 2

1 Samuel (cont) On another occasion I received a call from a former friend – a man I had found in the gutter and helped raise him up, training him in leadership and eventually sponsoring him financially through the church I pastored to go out and start a church on his own. In time his […]

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Promise 66: Revelation – 66

Revelation In this final book of the Bible is uncovered the consummate promise from the heart of God: Revelation 21:4 (KJV) And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death, neither sorrow, nor crying, neither shall there be any more pain: for the former things are passed […]

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Promise 66: Jude – 65

Jude Jude the Apostle speaks eloquently in his letter of the keeping power of God that holds you secure in every difficulty: Jude 1:24-25 (KJV) 24 Now unto him that is able to keep you from falling, and to present [you] faultless before the presence of his glory with exceeding joy, 25 To the only […]

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Promise 66: 3 John – 64

3 John One of the greatest desires of any believer is to demonstrate the love and character of God to the world around them. In John’s third letter to the elect lady he makes a very simple statement in this regard: [3Jo 1:11 KJV] 11 Beloved, follow not that which is evil, but that which […]

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Promise 66: 2 John – 63

2 John In the second letter of the Apostle John, the writer addresses himself to the “elect lady.” This woman and her family were a devout, faithful group of believers open to the unfolding truth of Jesus Christ and the blessings that attend those who look to Him for salvation: [2Jo 1:3 KJV] 3 Grace […]

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