But even if you should suffer for the sake of righteousness, you are blessed. And do not fear their intimidation, and do not be troubled, but sanctify Christ as Lord in your hearts, always being ready to make a defense to everyone who asks you to give an account for the hope that is in you yet with gentleness and reverence; and keep a good conscience so that in the thing in which you are slandered, those who revile your good behavior in Christ will be put to shame.  1 Peter 3: 14-16

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Wednesday, 21 February 2018 01:49

William Carey: The Morning Star of Modern Missions Featured

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Whether going, enabling, or praying, Christians must recognize Jesus’ Great Commission as prescriptive for them. Such an understanding, however, has not always been so widely held. William Carey was the man whom God used almost single-handedly to bring the Great Commission back to the...

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Wednesday, 14 February 2018 07:45

How to Listen to an Expository Sermon Featured

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The reason we are inattentive listeners is that while many preachers spend years honing the craft of sermon preparation, even attending years of post-graduate schooling, the average congregant has never been taught how to listen to an expository sermon.

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Thursday, 08 February 2018 09:05

Occupational Obsolescence and the Priestly Order Featured

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For years, people have predicted that machines will make human workers obsolete. Hebrews teaches about occupational obsolescence and the priestly order.

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Tuesday, 06 February 2018 05:18

Occupational Obsolescence and the Priestly Order Featured

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Therefore, since we have a great high priest who has passed through the heavens, Jesus the Son of God, let us hold fast our confession. For we do not have a high priest who cannot sympathize with our weaknesses, but One who has been tempted in all things as we are, yet without sin. Therefore let us...

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Then Jesus said to His disciples, “If anyone wishes to come after Me, he must deny himself, and take up his cross and follow Me. For whoever wishes to save his life will lose it; but whoever loses his life for My sake will find it. For what will it profit a man if he gains the whole world and...

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Then Jesus said to His disciples, “If anyone wishes to come after Me, he must deny himself, and take up his cross and follow Me. For whoever wishes to save his life will lose it; but whoever loses his life for My sake will find it. For what will it profit a man if he […]

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Wednesday, 24 January 2018 08:25

Shepherd My Sheep: How to Lead Biblically Featured

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 He said to him again a second time, “Simon, son of John, do you love Me?” He said to Him, “Yes, Lord; You know that I love You.” He said to him, “Shepherd My sheep.” — John 21:16

Scripture calls everyone to lead in one way or another. Mankind was...

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Wednesday, 24 January 2018 08:00

Shepherd My Sheep: How to Lead Biblically Featured

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 He said to him again a second time, “Simon, son of John, do you love Me?” He said to Him, “Yes, Lord; You know that I love You.” He said to him, “Shepherd My sheep.” — John 21:16 Scripture calls everyone to lead in one way or another. Mankind was...

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Tuesday, 16 January 2018 00:44

6 Ways You Can Put God’s Glory on Display Featured

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…whatever you do, do all to the glory of God – 1 Corinthians 10:31

This is the succinct, simple and direct mandate of Scripture. All of God’s creation is to be absorbed with putting God’s glory on display. When the angels announced the Savior’s birth, they were joined...

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Monday, 15 January 2018 08:00

6 Ways You Can Put God’s Glory on Display Featured

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…whatever you do, do all to the glory of God – 1 Corinthians 10:31 This is the succinct, simple and direct mandate of Scripture. All of God’s creation is to be absorbed with putting God’s glory on display. When the angels announced the Savior’s birth, they were joined...

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Tuesday, 09 January 2018 01:32

7 Reasons Your Church Should Take Eschatology Seriously Featured

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It is concerning that some churches today don’t take eschatology seriously. The very fact that God has revealed so many details about events to come in both testaments tells us that it is important. At the center of biblical eschatology is the blessed hope of the appearing of our great God...

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Monday, 08 January 2018 08:00

7 Reasons Your Church Should Take Eschatology Seriously Featured

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It is concerning that some churches today don’t take eschatology seriously. The very fact that God has revealed so many details about events to come in both testaments tells us that it is important. At the center of biblical eschatology is the blessed hope of the appearing of our great God...

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Monday, 01 January 2018 23:25

The Perfect Model of Ministry Featured

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Matthew chapter 13 displays two key principles we can learn from the perfect model of ministry, who is Jesus Christ himself.He loves the lost, but never caters to their unbelief. He preaches the truth, but knows people will have different responses.

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Monday, 01 January 2018 08:00

The Perfect Model of Ministry Featured

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Matthew chapter 13 displays two key principles we can learn from the perfect model of ministry, who is Jesus Christ himself. He loves the lost, but never caters to their unbelief. He preaches the truth, but knows people will have different responses. Love the lost If you are modeling your...

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Tuesday, 19 December 2017 03:13

The Privilege of Knowing the Perfect Priest Featured

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This Christmas season, let’s take the time to stop and reflect on the wondrous nature of our Savior, our Great High Priest, who understands our human condition. Jesus came to earth fully human so that everything that could be said about man can be said about him, apart from sin. Now,...

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Monday, 18 December 2017 08:00

The Privilege of Knowing the Perfect Priest Featured

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This Christmas season, let’s take the time to stop and reflect on the wondrous nature of our Savior, our Great High Priest, who understands our human condition. Jesus came to earth fully human so that everything that could be said about man can be said about him, apart from sin. Now,...

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Tuesday, 12 December 2017 01:06

Will There be Christmas in Heaven? Featured

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It is healthy for Christians to think about heaven.

As we meditate on the blessed future the Lord has in store for us our hope should grow and we ought to feel a renewed energy to persevere in our Christian lives. But what exactly will heaven be like? And specifically, will there be Christmas in...

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Monday, 11 December 2017 08:00

Will There be Christmas in Heaven? Featured

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It is healthy for Christians to think about heaven. As we meditate on the blessed future the Lord has in store for us our hope should grow and we ought to feel a renewed energy to persevere in our Christian lives. But what exactly will heaven be like? And specifically, will there be Christmas in...

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Tuesday, 05 December 2017 01:45

Handling the Hard Passages, Part 2 Featured

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In Handling the Hard Passages, Part 1, we looked at why dealing with difficult areas of scripture matters. If you didn’t get a chance to read that post yet, it would be beneficial for you to check it out as a foundation to understanding today’s topic. This week I want to take the time...

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Monday, 04 December 2017 08:00

Handling the Hard Passages, Part 2 Featured

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In Handling the Hard Passages, Part 1, we looked at why dealing with difficult areas of scripture matters. If you didn’t get a chance to read that post yet, it would be beneficial for you to check it out as a foundation to understanding today’s topic. This week I want to take the time...

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Tuesday, 28 November 2017 01:23

Handling the Hard Passages, Part 1 Featured

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We all get embarrassed sometimes. Whether it be by a messy house, a family member, or a quirky habit. To try and diffuse our embarrassment, we do things like stuffing our messes in a closet when company is on the way, or cropping the offending family member out of our profile pictures. We want to...

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Monday, 27 November 2017 08:00

Handling the Hard Passages, Part 1 Featured

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  We all get embarrassed sometimes. Whether it be by a messy house, a family member, or a quirky habit. To try and diffuse our embarrassment, we do things like stuffing our messes in a closet when company is on the way, or cropping the offending family member out of our profile pictures. We...

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Wednesday, 22 November 2017 00:25

5 Trappings of the Thankful Featured

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In this season of thanksgiving, we remember the words of 1 Chronicles 16:34: “O give thanks to the LORD, for He is good; For His lovingkindness is everlasting.” Rather than focusing on the trappings of the “big meal”, we want to focus our hearts on the trappings of the...

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Tuesday, 21 November 2017 00:22

The Christian’s Job Description Featured

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Everybody has a job description. Regardless of who you are—a pastor, a church member, or a student—you have a job description. We all do. And they are nothing new. They’ve been with us since the beginning of history. Adam and Eve had a job description. Noah had a job description....

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Tuesday, 07 November 2017 01:10

How to Revive Lifeless Prayer Time Featured

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How can we get back to a vibrant prayer life during life’s busyness? How can we get back to truly engaging with God: when we fought through the distractions so that the praises, the needs of others, and our burdens came freely to our mind and we prayed in the Spirit?

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