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The “Sure” Will of God

God Can Do Anything He Wants One of the most controversial issues within the Christian community is the relationship between God’s sovereignty and man’s free will. How much free will do we actually have as humans? If God is all [Read More]

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Why Doesn’t God Answer My Prayers?

The Frustration of Unanswered Prayer How many times have you earnestly prayed for something, only to wait in vain for an answer from God? You don’t have to be a Christian long to recognize that we don’t always get what [Read More]

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The Difference Between Natural Talents and Spiritual Gifts

Those Christians Sure Talk Funny In the many years before I was a Christian, I used to hear believers talk about their ‘spiritual gifts’. They would describe their ability to sing or teach or perform a certain task, and for [Read More]

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How Does God Want Us to Change Our World?

Change Your Heart (It’s a Matter of Worship) This is the first step in the Christian Journey. No one truly comes to God until they first realize their own need. No one ever looks up until they first realize their [Read More]

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Becoming A Christian “Case Maker”

When asked what it means to be a Christian, few of us would respond that being a Christian means becoming a ‘defender of the faith’. Most of us shy away from challengers and those who hold opposing beliefs; many of [Read More]

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What Does It Mean to Be A “Responsive Christian”?

What Kind of Christian Are You? Ever had anyone ask you what kind of Christian you are? Most of the time, people who ask this kind of question are really asking about your denominational affiliation; they’re asking if you’re a [Read More]

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Is Belief ‘THAT’ the Same as Belief ‘IN’?

John Chapter Three: Now there was a man of the Pharisees, named Nicodemus, a ruler of the Jews; this man came to Jesus by night and said to Him, ‘Rabbi, we know that You have come from God as a [Read More]

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Can I Build My Salvation With My Own Good Works?

Maybe it’s just my background as an architect and my years in design school, but I’ve always loved the building industry. When I first graduated as an architect, I really had no client to work with, so I became my [Read More]

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How Were People Saved Before Christ?

Faith Alone in Christ Alone As Christians, we believe that we are saved by the grace of God, through faith in the Savior (Jesus Christ); it’s faith alone, in Christ alone. Salvation then, is dependent on something that God has [Read More]

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The Christian Faith is an Evidential Faith

Is There Any Other Kind? Sometimes Christians have a mistaken definition of “faith”. Because faith is sometimes described as believing in things that cannot be seen, Christians often think of faith as an act of believing in things that have [Read More]

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What’s So Special About Christianity?

All World Views Are Not Created Equally Each and every world view takes a position regarding Eternity. Even those who don’t believe in God, still take a position about heaven. No belief is, in fact a position of belief in [Read More]

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What is the Meaning of the Cross?

The Brutality of the Cross Although the symbol of the cross appears in much pagan history prior to Jesus, the crucifixion cross has historical meaning due to the fact that crucifixion was a real, historical method of execution. As an [Read More]

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What Does “Gospel” Really Mean?

What Does “Gospel” Mean? Let’s follow a quick path through the Bible tracking the word “Gospel” to see what it should mean to you and me as Christians! The word is derived from an Anglo-Saxon word, “godspel”, or “good story” [Read More]

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What is the Gift of Heaven?

Throughout the ages, men and women have fantasized and theorized about the nature of heaven. If there is an all-powerful God, a God that has the power to create everything you see, then this God clearly has the power to [Read More]

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