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Suspended Dedication

John 10:22-23

Jesus was the light of the world while he was in the world, but we’re the light the world when he’s not. He expects us to be a light to the world like a city on a hill. A city in a valley might hide it’s light, but a city on a hill shines its lights for all to see.


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Superstitious Behavior

John 9:6-7
Topics: Miracles Encouragement Spiritual Growth Prayer
The question is: did you get the miracle because of what you did, or because of what someone else did? [ read more... ]

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Superstitious Behavior

John 9:6-7
Topics: Miracles Encouragement Spiritual Growth Prayer
The question is: did you get the miracle because of what you did, or because of what someone else did? [ read more... ]


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Return To Eden

Genesis 3:22-24
Topics: Encouragement Spiritual Warfare Spiritual Growth
When we allow our carnal flesh to win the battle, God cannot look away. We’ve known the difference between good and evil ever since the day that Adam and Eve ate of the forbidden fruit. God must hold us accountable for that knowledge. [ read more... ]

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Return To Eden

Genesis 3:22-24
Topics: Encouragement Spiritual Warfare Spiritual Growth
When we allow our carnal flesh to win the battle, God cannot look away. We’ve known the difference between good and evil ever since the day that Adam and Eve ate of the forbidden fruit. God must hold us accountable for that knowledge. [ read more... ]


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Power in The Blood

Hebrews 2:14-15
Topics: Baptism Holy Spirit Infilling Salvation Encouragement Spiritual Growth
God held nothing back from the blood of Jesus. It says that in him all fullness dwells. Only God can forgive sins, yet through the blood of Jesus our sins are forgiven. Only God can create life, yet through the blood our life can be saved. All things in earth and in heaven are available to us through His blood. [ read more... ]

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Power in The Blood

Hebrews 2:14-15
Topics: Baptism Holy Spirit Infilling Salvation Encouragement Spiritual Growth
God held nothing back from the blood of Jesus. It says that in him all fullness dwells. Only God can forgive sins, yet through the blood of Jesus our sins are forgiven. Only God can create life, yet through the blood our life can be saved. All things in earth and in heaven are available to us through His blood. [ read more... ]


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Nature Abhors a Vacuum

Matthew 12:43-45
Topics: Baptism Holy Spirit Infilling Encouragement Spiritual Warfare Spiritual Growth Faith Getting To Know Him
Once your spiritual apartment has been cleaned, God is the one that desires to take up residence there. The waters of baptism create a spiritual vacuum within us. If we do not fill that void with the Holy Ghost as our new tenant, then the pressures of the world will eventual force their way in. Nature abhors a vacuum. If you are going to take something away, you need to replace it with something else. [ read more... ]

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Nature Abhors a Vacuum

Matthew 12:43-45
Topics: Baptism Holy Spirit Infilling Encouragement Spiritual Warfare Spiritual Growth Faith Getting To Know Him
Once your spiritual apartment has been cleaned, God is the one that desires to take up residence there. The waters of baptism create a spiritual vacuum within us. If we do not fill that void with the Holy Ghost as our new tenant, then the pressures of the world will eventual force their way in. Nature abhors a vacuum. If you are going to take something away, you need to replace it with something else. [ read more... ]


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First, Believe That He Is

Romans 10:8-21
Topics: Salvation Spiritual Growth Faith Our Witness
Many people today have returned to a priesthood, ornately decorated gowns, candles, and even incense to gain access to God. Others have discarded obedience to the new-birth message and holiness in exchange for a message of only “believing in their hearts” and “confessing with their mouths,” not understanding that they are not mutually exclusive. To forsake any of these doctrines in exchange for a message of only “believe” and “confess” would be an error of grievous proportions. [ read more... ]

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First, Believe That He Is

Romans 10:8-21
Topics: Salvation Spiritual Growth Faith Our Witness
Many people today have returned to a priesthood, ornately decorated gowns, candles, and even incense to gain access to God. Others have discarded obedience to the new-birth message and holiness in exchange for a message of only “believing in their hearts” and “confessing with their mouths,” not understanding that they are not mutually exclusive. To forsake any of these doctrines in exchange for a message of only “believe” and “confess” would be an error of grievous proportions. [ read more... ]


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Find Your Axe

2 Kings 6:1-4
Topics: Encouragement Spiritual Warfare Spiritual Growth
The tree has little to fear from an axe head that has been separate from its handle. The axe handle can do very little damage to a strong tree. But an axe head on the end of an axe handle that is being wielded by a skilled lumberjack can bring down a tree in a matter of minutes. That is why Satan wants nothing more than to find a way to separate us from our axe head: The Holy Ghost. [ read more... ]

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Find Your Axe

2 Kings 6:1-4
Topics: Encouragement Spiritual Warfare Spiritual Growth
The tree has little to fear from an axe head that has been separate from its handle. The axe handle can do very little damage to a strong tree. But an axe head on the end of an axe handle that is being wielded by a skilled lumberjack can bring down a tree in a matter of minutes. That is why Satan wants nothing more than to find a way to separate us from our axe head: The Holy Ghost. [ read more... ]


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The Feast of Tabernacles

Leviticus 23:34-43
Topics: Encouragement Spiritual Growth The Church
Jesus’s name is about more than baptism, it’s a lifestyle. True followers are people who’ve past the feast of Pentecost, and come of the feast of Tabernacles, where they allow His spirit to flow in ministry. [ read more... ]

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The Feast of Tabernacles

Leviticus 23:34-43
Topics: Encouragement Spiritual Growth The Church
Jesus’s name is about more than baptism, it’s a lifestyle. True followers are people who’ve past the feast of Pentecost, and come of the feast of Tabernacles, where they allow His spirit to flow in ministry. [ read more... ]


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I Want to Be Like Job

Job 1:14-19
Topics: Encouragement Spiritual Warfare Spiritual Growth
I want to be like Job. I want to be so sure in my relationship with God that I know that I am saved. I want to know that when bad things come into my life that I can bless God for them. But I know that I have not reached that state in my own life yet. I still get disappointed. I still ask God, “Why?” [ read more... ]

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I Want to Be Like Job

Job 1:14-19
Topics: Encouragement Spiritual Warfare Spiritual Growth
I want to be like Job. I want to be so sure in my relationship with God that I know that I am saved. I want to know that when bad things come into my life that I can bless God for them. But I know that I have not reached that state in my own life yet. I still get disappointed. I still ask God, “Why?” [ read more... ]


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Holy, Harmless, and Separate

Hebrews 7:26-26
Topics: Encouragement Spiritual Growth Holiness
A place can be holy. Clothes can be holy. Perfume used to anoint the tabernacle can be holy. This platform is holy. This building is holy, because it has been set apart and reserved for a special purpose for the Lord. But that kind of holiness is not enough for us anymore. The Lord knew that simply setting us apart would not get us close enough to Him. [ read more... ]

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Holy, Harmless, and Separate

Hebrews 7:26-26
Topics: Encouragement Spiritual Growth Holiness
A place can be holy. Clothes can be holy. Perfume used to anoint the tabernacle can be holy. This platform is holy. This building is holy, because it has been set apart and reserved for a special purpose for the Lord. But that kind of holiness is not enough for us anymore. The Lord knew that simply setting us apart would not get us close enough to Him. [ read more... ]


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Hiring A Mercenary

Judges 6:13-15
Topics: Spiritual Warfare Spiritual Growth Prayer
God asks each of us to be willing to fight the battles that need fought even though we may not get paid anything. The world is full of people who are under attack but they are not equipped to fight. They may be untrained, unskilled, or just overwhelmed with superior firepower on the other side. Their defenses are weak and they will be overrun by their enemy if someone doesn’t jump in to help. [ read more... ]

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Hiring A Mercenary

Judges 6:13-15
Topics: Spiritual Warfare Spiritual Growth Prayer
God asks each of us to be willing to fight the battles that need fought even though we may not get paid anything. The world is full of people who are under attack but they are not equipped to fight. They may be untrained, unskilled, or just overwhelmed with superior firepower on the other side. Their defenses are weak and they will be overrun by their enemy if someone doesn’t jump in to help. [ read more... ]


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God Is Ready to Fill the Temple

2 Chronicles 5:1-1
Topics: Holy Spirit Infilling Encouragement Spiritual Growth
The Lord has made a way for his perfect tabernacle; his perfect dwelling place. He has made a way that he can come dwell in your heart. The Glory of God, the Shekhinah, the Presence of God that Dwells wants to make His dwelling place inside you. Will you let Him in? [ read more... ]

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God Is Ready to Fill the Temple

2 Chronicles 5:1-1
Topics: Holy Spirit Infilling Encouragement Spiritual Growth
The Lord has made a way for his perfect tabernacle; his perfect dwelling place. He has made a way that he can come dwell in your heart. The Glory of God, the Shekhinah, the Presence of God that Dwells wants to make His dwelling place inside you. Will you let Him in? [ read more... ]


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Fruit of Unforgiveness

Ephesians 4:32-32
Topics: Encouragement Spiritual Warfare Spiritual Growth
Forgiveness transforms our poisonous selves into the sweet fruit of Jesus. We are transformed through grace into something that people want. Forgiveness is a financial term that means to settle a debt owed. [ read more... ]

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Fruit of Unforgiveness

Ephesians 4:32-32
Topics: Encouragement Spiritual Warfare Spiritual Growth
Forgiveness transforms our poisonous selves into the sweet fruit of Jesus. We are transformed through grace into something that people want. Forgiveness is a financial term that means to settle a debt owed. [ read more... ]


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Freedom From Worry

Mark 4:35-40
Topics: Encouragement Spiritual Growth
Mary had a job to perform at the wedding, but the lack of wine was keeping her from performing her job. Mary could have run down to the wine store herself and bought some more wine, but that would have distracted her from her other duties as hostess of the wedding celebration. Instead, she took the problem to Jesus, said “Solve this however you want,” and then she walked away. By placing this burden at Jesus’ feet, she freed herself from the worry of the wine. [ read more... ]

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Freedom From Worry

Mark 4:35-40
Topics: Encouragement Spiritual Growth
Mary had a job to perform at the wedding, but the lack of wine was keeping her from performing her job. Mary could have run down to the wine store herself and bought some more wine, but that would have distracted her from her other duties as hostess of the wedding celebration. Instead, she took the problem to Jesus, said “Solve this however you want,” and then she walked away. By placing this burden at Jesus’ feet, she freed herself from the worry of the wine. [ read more... ]


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Don’t Pack Up Your Troubles

2 Timothy 3:8-8
Topics: Baptism Encouragement Spiritual Growth
Paul tells us that Baptism is like our death, burial, and resurrection. Our old man died, was buried in the water, and our new man rose again. Too many of us keep that old man propped up in the corner. We keep carrying around the sins, lusts, and pride of our past. We carry this mixed multitude with us. If you want to store anything, store up your treasures in heaven where moth and rust do not corrupt. Purge yourself from all the unclean things of this earth. Purge your pride. Forget who you think you are; become who God thinks you are. [ read more... ]

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Don’t Pack Up Your Troubles

2 Timothy 3:8-8
Topics: Baptism Encouragement Spiritual Growth
Paul tells us that Baptism is like our death, burial, and resurrection. Our old man died, was buried in the water, and our new man rose again. Too many of us keep that old man propped up in the corner. We keep carrying around the sins, lusts, and pride of our past. We carry this mixed multitude with us. If you want to store anything, store up your treasures in heaven where moth and rust do not corrupt. Purge yourself from all the unclean things of this earth. Purge your pride. Forget who you think you are; become who God thinks you are. [ read more... ]


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Don't Be That Guy

2 Samuel 1:2-5
Topics: Spiritual Growth Prayer Getting To Know Him
When God decides that it is time for his judgment to be meted out, you don’t want to be “that guy” who hands it out. God occasionally has judgment on His people, but He always keeps score and he always goes back to the ones who were the muscle behind His will and punishes them for touching His anointed. [ read more... ]

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Don't Be That Guy

2 Samuel 1:2-5
Topics: Spiritual Growth Prayer Getting To Know Him
When God decides that it is time for his judgment to be meted out, you don’t want to be “that guy” who hands it out. God occasionally has judgment on His people, but He always keeps score and he always goes back to the ones who were the muscle behind His will and punishes them for touching His anointed. [ read more... ]


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Behold, The People Are One

Genesis 11:1-9
Topics: Encouragement Spiritual Warfare Spiritual Growth The Church Our Witness Getting To Know Him
God is One, and when the people act as one, they become more like God. When they act as one with God, then they are truly unstoppable. That is why the Devil will do whatever he can to confound our language; to confound our ability to work together towards a single goal. [ read more... ]

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Behold, The People Are One

Genesis 11:1-9
Topics: Encouragement Spiritual Warfare Spiritual Growth The Church Our Witness Getting To Know Him
God is One, and when the people act as one, they become more like God. When they act as one with God, then they are truly unstoppable. That is why the Devil will do whatever he can to confound our language; to confound our ability to work together towards a single goal. [ read more... ]


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Listen To Those Hunger Pains

Matthew 5:6-6
Topic: Spiritual Growth
Physical and spiritual hunger have something in common.If you don’t feed it, it will eventually go away. [ read more... ]

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Listen To Those Hunger Pains

Matthew 5:6-6
Topic: Spiritual Growth
Physical and spiritual hunger have something in common.If you don’t feed it, it will eventually go away. [ read more... ]


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Yield To Be Healed

Matthew 20:29-34
Topics: Encouragement Spiritual Growth Faith Getting To Know Him
He’s trying to help us find our way. He’s trying to heal us. He’s trying to minister to us. He’s trying to guide us and help us become closer to Him. It takes us yielding to Him and allowing Him to work in our lives. Giving in and letting go when we want to fight to hang onto things that prevent us from fulfilling his purpose in our lives. [ read more... ]

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Yield To Be Healed

Matthew 20:29-34
Topics: Encouragement Spiritual Growth Faith Getting To Know Him
He’s trying to help us find our way. He’s trying to heal us. He’s trying to minister to us. He’s trying to guide us and help us become closer to Him. It takes us yielding to Him and allowing Him to work in our lives. Giving in and letting go when we want to fight to hang onto things that prevent us from fulfilling his purpose in our lives. [ read more... ]


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Change is Coming

Genesis 1:11-14
Topics: Encouragement Spiritual Growth
It is time for a new season. There is a reason to move on. The sun is setting on a few things. The season is changing with a few situations. A new day is on the horizon. Something is about to change in your life. [ read more... ]

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Change is Coming

Genesis 1:11-14
Topics: Encouragement Spiritual Growth
It is time for a new season. There is a reason to move on. The sun is setting on a few things. The season is changing with a few situations. A new day is on the horizon. Something is about to change in your life. [ read more... ]

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