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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Monday, 06 August 2018 23:50

Mrs. Vera Pink – the Editor’s Wife

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“I like those words, ‘Our life is like the weaver’s web’ for it is so true to life.  We only see the wrong side of the fabric now,  for the Weaver has not finished his work.  But in the Day to come, where we shall see it from his side, then we shall...

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Monday, 06 August 2018 00:15

How to Be Carefree In the Face of Affliction

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“Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego answered and said to the king, “O Nebuchadnezzar, we have no need to answer you in this matter. If this be so, our God whom we serve is able to deliver us from the burning fiery furnace, and he will deliver us out of your hand, O king. But if not, be it...

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Over the last few weeks, I’ve had the opportunity to read through Joel Beeke’s expository commentary on Revelation published by Reformation Heritage Books. It is one commentary in a growing series of expository commentaries on the New Testament. At the time of this review, there are a...

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Saturday, 04 August 2018 03:30

Weekly Roundup 7/30/2018-8/4/2018

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This is our weekly roundup of posts for 7/30/2018-8/4/2018. If you have any feedback on how we can serve you our readers better, I would appreciate it. Thank you for reading and allowing us to minister to you throughout this past week through these posts.

Monday 7/30/2018

Wayne Grudem–...

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Friday, 03 August 2018 09:01

Weekly Roundup of Links 7/23/2018-7/28/2018

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This is our weekly roundup of links for 7/23/2018-7/28/2018 from around the web. We hope you find the following articles helpful to your growth in godliness.

Articles from Around the Internet:

  1. Torn Between Two Cultures? Revoice, LGBT Identity, and Biblical Christianity by Dr. Albert Mohler. https://al...

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Thursday, 02 August 2018 23:57

Death Thou Shalt Die: What God Has Done To Death

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“Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of his Saints” (Psalm 116:15, 1599 Geneva Bible).

“Verily, verily I say unto you, he that heareth my word, and believeth him that sent me, hath everlasting life, and shall not come into condemnation, but hath passed from death to...

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Thursday, 02 August 2018 09:39

Reflections on 18 Years of Ministry

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Today marks 18 years of Servants of Grace has been around. I started Servants of Grace at the age of 19 fresh out of high school. I thought I “knew” everything and was that kid you know the one who could answer your theological questions and would let everyone know they could. Boy, did...

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Thursday, 02 August 2018 00:20

By His Wounds

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1 Peter 2:24-25, “24 He himself bore our sins in his body on the tree, that we might die to sin and live to righteousness. By his wounds you have been healed. 25 For you were straying like sheep, but have now returned to the Shepherd and Overseer of your souls.”

Peter by...

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On the latest Equipping You in Grace episode, Dave Jenkins, and Cameron Cole discuss the importance of theology to prepare God’s people for suffering, and the Christian life, along with his book,Therefore I Have Hope: 12 Truths That Comfort, Sustain, and Redeem in Tragedy(Crossway, 2018)

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1 Peter 2:21-23, “21 For to this you have been called, because Christ also suffered for you, leaving you an example, so that you might follow in his steps. 22 He committed no sin, neither was deceit found in his mouth. 23 When he was reviled, he did not revile in return; when...

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When I was 20 years old, my boyfriend committed suicide. At the time I was immobilized in the hospital in a full body cast with a broken neck resulting from a car accident. He had visited the night before he shot himself and said he felt he couldn’t go on any longer. He needed...

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WHAT CHARACTERIZED HIS PREACHING MINISTRY?

What characterized the preaching ministry of Dr. Martyn Lloyd-Jones? Did he follow the pattern of his times? Or did he stand against the ever-growing tide? In the twentieth century, “increasing numbers of people seem[ed] to be depreciating the value...

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Tuesday, 31 July 2018 00:00

Servants of God

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1 Peter 2:18-20, “18 Servants, be subject to your masters with all respect, not only to the good and gentle but also to the unjust.19 For this is a gracious thing, when, mindful of God, one endures sorrows while suffering unjustly.20 For what credit is it if, when you sin and...

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Roughly 700 years before Isaiah famously prophesied concerning the Messiah “to us a child is born, to us a son is given; and the government shall be upon his shoulder, and his name shall be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace” (Isaiah 9:6), Moses...

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Sunday, 29 July 2018 22:45

True Freedom

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1 Peter 2:13-17, “13 Be subject for the Lord’s sake to every human institution, whether it be to the emperor as supreme, 14 or to governors as sent by him to punish those who do evil and to praise those who do good. 15 For this is the will of God, that by doing good you...

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One of the perils of refusing to buy a smartphone is that I have to rely on our old GPS. The maps haven’t been updated since 2012, so occasionally I’ll drive on a new road that simply doesn’t exist according to my GPS’ outdated maps. I appear to be driving through...

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On the latest episode of the Equipping You in Grace Podcast, Dave Jenkins, and Wayne Grudem discuss the place and importance of Christian ethics to the Christian life and ministry, along with his new resource, Christian Ethics: An Introduction to Biblical Moral Reasoning (Crossway, 2018).

What...

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Saturday, 28 July 2018 03:05

Weekly Roundup of Links 7/23/2018-7/28/2018

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This is our weekly roundup of links for 7/23/2018-7/28/2018 from around the web. We hope you find the following articles helpful to your growth in godliness.

Articles from Around the Internet:

  1. Who Invented Christianity? with Matthew Barrett and Michael Kruger https://credomag.com/2018/07/who-invented-...

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Friday, 27 July 2018 18:22

Weekly Roundup 7/23/2018-7/28/2018

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This is our weekly roundup of posts for 7/16/2018-7/21/2018. If you have any feedback on how we can serve you our readers better, I would appreciate it. Thank you for reading and allowing us to minister to you throughout this past week through these posts.

Monday 7/23/2018

Christopher...

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Friday, 27 July 2018 00:05

Honorable Conduct

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1 Peter 2:11-12, “11“Beloved, I urge you as sojourners and exiles to abstain from the passions of the flesh, which wage war against your soul. 12Keep your conduct among the Gentiles honorable, so that when they speak against you as evildoers, they may see your good deeds and...

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Friday, 27 July 2018 00:05

#93: Christ Overcoming the World[Sermon]

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Join Dave as he continues the study of the Gospel of John by looking at John 16:23-33.

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Authors: Dave Jenkins

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Friday, 27 July 2018 00:00

Advice to a New Pastor

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My son in the Faith, I want to ask you to step aside from the fast-paced track that you are on. I know that it has been a whirlwind of activity since you finally said “yes” to God’s call on your life to preach the unsearchable riches of Jesus Christ. You left your home and your...

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Like many parents, my children are currently on their long summer break from school. The summer break can often bring mixed emotions for parents including delight at not having to make packed lunches or concerns about how to entertain the children for weeks on end. If we’re not careful it can...

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Thursday, 26 July 2018 00:45

A Royal Priesthood

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1 Peter 2:9-10, “9“But you are a chosen race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people for his own possession, that you may proclaim the excellencies of him who called you out of darkness into his marvelous light. 10Once you were not a people, but now you are God’s...

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On the latest Equipping You in Grace episode, Dave Jenkins, and Jeff Robinson discuss what we can learn from men like Andrew Fuller, Charles Spurgeon, along with weakness, discouragement, and growing in humility, and his book edited with Collin Hansen, 12 Faithful Men: Portraits of Courageous...

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