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  • Meditate on These Things: “Whatever Things Are Noble”

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    Meditate on These Things: “Whatever Things Are Noble”

    The second concept for meditation in Philippians 4:8 can be challenging since nobility is so hard to find today. How do we meditate on what is noble? In our previous blog post in this... Read More

  • Meditate on These Things: “Whatever Things Are True”

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    Meditate on These Things: “Whatever Things Are True”

    This begins a series on what Philippians 4:8 tells us to meditate on. In this post, we’ll examine what it means to meditate on “whatever things are true.” When Paul wrote... Read More

  • What Does Covet Mean in the Bible?

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    What Does Covet Mean in the Bible?

    What does the Bible say about coveting? What does it mean to be covetous, and why should we avoid this sin? Is coveting harmless or something very serious? Breaking the 10th Commandment... Read More

  • The Importance of Taking Responsibility

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    The Importance of Taking Responsibility

    The Bible shows many examples of people refusing to take responsibility for their actions. Must Christians take responsibility for their actions? Taking responsibility is the willingness to... Read More

  • What Is the Meaning of Philippians 4:13?

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    What Is the Meaning of Philippians 4:13?

    Some take this verse to mean that they can accomplish any physical task that is before them. Is that really true? What does Philippians 4:13 mean? Philippians 4:13 is a popular... Read More

  • What Is the Meaning of Ephesians 2:8?

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    What Is the Meaning of Ephesians 2:8?

    Some twist this verse to say something it doesn’t. What saves a person? What is required of a person to be saved? What does Ephesians 2:8 mean? Grace seems to be one of... Read More

  • The Meaning of Romans 8:7: What Is the Carnal Mind?

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    The Meaning of Romans 8:7: What Is the Carnal Mind?

    In Romans 8:7 the apostle Paul wrote about the carnal mind. Just what is the carnal mind? Could you be influenced by it? What hope do you have against it? You may be familiar with... Read More

  • Four Lessons From Palm Trees

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    Four Lessons From Palm Trees

    Palm trees can teach us many spiritual lessons. This post examines four attributes of palm trees that instruct us about true Christianity. In a past blog post we examined Psalm 92:12-14 and... Read More

  • What Is the Meaning of 1 Peter 2:9? A Chosen Generation and Royal Priesthood?

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    What Is the Meaning of 1 Peter 2:9?

    In Peter’s first epistle, he describes what God’s Church is supposed to be and do. How are God’s people a “chosen generation” and a “royal priesthood”?... Read More

  • Build Spiritual Resilience

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    Build Spiritual Resilience

    Resilience allows us to deal effectively with the challenges of life. Resilience can help us to get beyond obstacles and adversities and succeed in life. Stressors are all around us! They... Read More

  • A Father’s Perspective on “Unless You Become as Little Children”

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    A Father’s Perspective on “Unless You Become as Little Children”

    Having children has helped me better understand Jesus’ telling us to be like children. Here are lessons I’ve learned about having a childlike attitude. In Matthew 18:2-3 Jesus placed... Read More

  • New Wine in Old Wineskins?

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    New Wine in Old Wineskins?

    Jesus sometimes used analogies to teach spiritual lessons to His followers. What is the meaning of His parable of new wine in old wineskins? Jesus spoke a parable to some of John the... Read More

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