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Scoffers

Above all, you must understand that in the last days scoffers will come, scoffing and following their own evil desires. 2 Peter 3:3 What is a scoffer? Dictionary.com defines a scoffer as one who speaks “derisively, mocks, jeers.” Thesaurus.com provides us with additional descriptors: “doubter, skeptic, sneerer, satirist, disbeliever.” People are mocking Jesus and Christians… Read More Scoffers

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Almost Persuaded

Paul, I am almost persuaded to be a Christian. Acts 26:28 Before the betrayal by Judas, Jesus gathered his disciples together to tell them what was going to happen to him. He told them that he would be betrayed, that he would even be denied by Peter who loved him beyond measure. He told them… Read More Almost Persuaded

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The Castaway

But I keep under my body, and bring it into subjection: lest that by any means, when I have preached to others, I myself should be a castaway. 1 Corinthians 9:27 These words were written by the great Apostle Paul, the apostle to the Gentiles. Paul’s life changed dramatically when he had an encounter with… Read More The Castaway

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They Never Left

A friend loveth at all times… Proverbs 17:17 Jesus had a lot of friends, but none as loyal and steadfast as the women. During this Easter season, as we consider His supreme sacrifice, the image of His suffering in the final days and His death on the cross remain as vivid in my mind as the horrific… Read More They Never Left

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Alexander the Coppersmith

I love reading the books of the Bible of written by the great Apostle Paul. He led such an anointed, fascinating life, one fraught with many troubles, trials and tribulations yet he lived with great joy in his evangelism and anticipation of the end. I’ve never read of another individual who anticipated death with such… Read More Alexander the Coppersmith

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Desperate Cravings

Have you ever been to one of those huge buffet restaurants where the selection of food is just overwhelming? They have a seemingly unending line of salads, vegetables, meats and desserts. Oh, the desserts…every kind of cake, pie, cookie, ice cream and decadent sugary tidbit imaginable. Just sitting and watching the people in those food lines… Read More Desperate Cravings

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You Are So Good Looking!

Do you remember the episode of the old Seinfeld television show when Jerry decided that a better remark after a sneeze would be “You are so good looking!” instead of “God bless you!”? It is always the most random memories and illogical thoughts that pass through my mind that trigger an idea about something in the Bible.… Read More You Are So Good Looking!