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

Ruminations - Apologetic Report
Tuesday, 11 December 2018 11:16

The Greatest Prophet Who Was Too Bad To Be A Slave

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    Okay, Pop Quiz! Who was the greatest Old Testament saint? If you answered Abraham, Moses, or David, you would be wrong. Those would usually be our first choices for the greatest person, but these people are not the greatest. According to Jesus, who should know since He determines what...

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Thursday, 29 November 2018 11:43

When The Devil Goes Fishing

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     The Devil likes to fish. Except, he doesn't fish for fish but for the souls of men. The devil likes to catch people with sin. He is a good fisher, maybe the best. Many souls have been ruined to hell by taking his bait. Many Christians have been rendered fruitless and ineffective...

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Tuesday, 13 November 2018 12:47

Mary, Mary, Quite Contrary!

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"And Mary said, “Behold, the bondslave of the Lord; may it be done to me according to your word.” And the angel departed from her." Luke 1:38  
     This verse comes at the end of Mary's conversation with the angel Gabriel. Gabriel had just announced to Mary...

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Thursday, 04 October 2018 13:00

On The Hill of Difficulty Part Two

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This is Part Two of lessons learned during the trial that I went through over the last few months.5) We need the body of Christ. 1 Corinthians 12.We were never meant to be lone rangers. God made us to need others. The help we received was magnificent. I often stood amazed at the care, kindness and...

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Wednesday, 26 September 2018 12:23

On The Hill of Difficulty

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       In the book 'Pilgrim's Progress', Christian has to go up the hill of difficulty which he finds to be hard work indeed. This is the experience of every Christian. Each Christians must go through times of hardship. For the last 4 months, we have as a family walked the steep...

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Sunday, 08 July 2018 01:57

Laying Still Under God's Scalpel

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     I suppose with all that has gone on in our lives in the last few weeks, the topic of trials and difficulties has been on my mind. It is easy to teach on trials, when life is pretty good. But it is in the fire of trials when the soundness of our faith is tested. Some of what I...

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