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The Holy Spirit

‘“The Spirit of the Lord God is upon Me, because the LORD has appointed Me to preach good tidings to the poor; He has sent Me to hear the brokenhearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives, and the opening of … Continue reading

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Our God is a Consuming Fire

‘For our God is a consuming fire (Hebrews 12:29).’ Fire is to be feared and respected. When I was a child my mother warned me several times about being careful when handling matches. In those days our house was heated … Continue reading

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The Redemption of God’s People

‘Therefore say to the children of Israel,”I am the LORD; I will bring you out from under the burdens of the Egyptians. I will rescue you from their bondage, and I will redeem you with an outstretched arm and with … Continue reading

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The Reality of ‘Now’

‘“In an acceptable time I have heard you, and in the day of salvation I have helped you.” Behold, now is the accepted time; behold now is the day of salvation (2 Corinthians 6:2).’ How do we understand ‘now’? Most … Continue reading

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A Christian’s Great Adventure

For much of my life I’ve been fascinated with sailboat adventurers – more specifically people who sail small boats across oceans. I suppose my interest in them can be traced back to my history teacher who made the voyages of … Continue reading

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The Apostles’ Creed

When I was sixteen I was confirmed in the Church of England. Preparation for the event included learning and reciting ‘The Apostles’ Creed, which goes as follows: I believe in God the Father Almighty, Maker of heaven and earth: And … Continue reading

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“Come Unto Me.” – The Words of Jesus

I was searching through folders and files I keep on my computer, and I came across some old notes entitled ‘Life Words’. They were all about the invitation Jesus gives to everyone to COME to Him. This is a universal … Continue reading

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