Living just east of Crazy

Defending the Faith, or Sowing Discord?

About two weeks ago, a friend sent me a broadcast by Michael L. Brown. In this broadcast, he and Sid Roth promoted his newly released book called Hyper-Grace: Exposing the Dangers of the Modern Grace Message. During the broadcast, I listen to them belittle those who believe everything the Bible teaches about grace. Of course […]

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Seeing Christ in the Covenants

(An excerpt from Simple Faith) As you may know, the Bible is divided into the Old and New Testaments. The Old Testament is divided into 39 books, and the New Testament contains 27 books. Generally speaking, the books of the Bible are divided by author or time period. For example, the Apostle Paul wrote two […]

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Morning Reflection – The Poor in Spirit

Matthew 5:3  "Blessed are the poor in spirit, For theirs is the kingdom of heaven.   This is the first of the beatitudes given in Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount. In case you are wondering where the term ‘beatitudes’ originates, I’ll give a quick history. The eight attitudes given are all precluded with the word […]

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Morning Reflection-Knowledge only profits those who seek.

Psalm 119:9 How can a young man cleanse his way? By taking heed according to Your word.   When the apostles taught the church, they held out the fact that the scriptures teach us the truths of God (doctrine), reveal to us what is wrong in our lives (reprove), correct what is wrong, and instruct […]

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Hope in the midst of consequences.

Lamentations 3:22-26  22 Through the LORD’s mercies we are not consumed, Because His compassions fail not.  23 They are new every morning; Great is Your faithfulness.  24 "The LORD is my portion," says my soul, "Therefore I hope in Him!"  25 The LORD is good to those who wait for Him, To the soul who […]

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