A Contrite Heart, Ps 51:17

Hearts Lacking Contrition You may wonder why the Lord deals so harshly with some people and not as much with others.  For instance, David’s sins required capital punishment, yet the Lord spared him.  The reason is that David had a contrite heart, Ps 51:17. Look in Acts 8:9-24 . Why...

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The Lord Provides Safety, Prov 21:31

We must look to the Lord for safety.  Looking to the Lord for safety doesn’t mean that we ignore safe practices.  It is prudent to keep a gun on safe.  It is prudent to keep valuable possessions in a safe.  It is prudent to wear a personal flotation device when...

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Don’t Rock the Boat, Acts 27

Acts 27 is about a terrible storm through which Paul sailed on his journey to Italy.  The storm destroyed the ship but none of the men on board were killed.  “they escaped all safe to land,” [Acts 27:44].  What we’re going through right now with the coronavirus and with the...

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Excellent, Right, True Things, Prov 8:6-7

In Prov 8:6, wisdom says, “Hear.”  We are supposed to listen to wisdom because wisdom will speak of: Excellent things – Prov 8:6 – “I will speak of excellent things.”  Excellent things are things of great value; things that are superior.   Wisdom is better than rubies – A man...

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Practical Righteousness, Prov 11:4

Practical Righteousness Prov.11:4  CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO When we get saved, we are given the righteousness of Jesus Christ for our righteousness.  Thus, we stand before God justified.  Furthermore, we can yield to the work of his righteousness in us and thereby come out from under the dominion of sin...

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The Devil’s Lies Jn 8:44

The Devil’s Lies Jn 8: 44 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO According to Jn 8:44, the devil is a liar and the father of all lies.  He took over the human race in the garden of Eden.  He did it by lying.  The devil has three advantages.  One, he can use you...

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