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The Truth-Telling Family: Reflecting the Character of God
The Truth-Telling Family: Reflecting the Character of God

The Truth-Telling Family: Reflecting the Character of God

Ephesians 4:25: “Therefore, having put away falsehood, let each one of you speak the truth with his neighbor, for we are members of one another.” I want you to see something today, and I pray that God gives you a heart to bear His word of truth. There is an...

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Speaking the Truth in Love: The Characteristic of a Mature Believer
Speaking the Truth in Love: The Characteristic of a Mature Believer

Speaking the Truth in Love: The Characteristic of a Mature Believer

There is much discussion today regarding what the church is “to be.” What does a biblical church look like? How does a biblical church operate? We have been asking such poignant questions since the book of Acts. However, among the many answers that are varied and...

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“Tossed To and Fro”: The Necessity of Sound Doctrine
“Tossed To and Fro”: The Necessity of Sound Doctrine

“Tossed To and Fro”: The Necessity of Sound Doctrine

In Ephesians 4, the Apostle Paul is preeminently concerned with the unity of the body of Christ––how they function as one unit, how they strive for one mission, how they reach one goal. From the beginning of chapter 4, Paul takes up the task of identifying this...

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Christ’s Descension and Ascension: His Glory, Our Privilege
Christ’s Descension and Ascension: His Glory, Our Privilege

Christ’s Descension and Ascension: His Glory, Our Privilege

Ephesians 4:8-10: “Therefore it says, ‘When he ascended on high he led a host of captives, and he gave gifts to men.’ (In saying, ‘He ascended,’ what does it mean but that he had also descended into the lower regions, the earth?  He who descended is the one who...

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An Invitation To The Outcast: The Lord Will Take You In
An Invitation To The Outcast: The Lord Will Take You In

An Invitation To The Outcast: The Lord Will Take You In

Ephesians 2:19, “So then you are no longer strangers and aliens but you are fellow citizens with the saints and members of the household of God.” We all know what it feels like to be excluded, left out, and disregarded. We often attribute the experience of being...

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The Sealing Work of the Spirit: The Validation of God’s Work in Salvation
The Sealing Work of the Spirit: The Validation of God’s Work in Salvation

The Sealing Work of the Spirit: The Validation of God’s Work in Salvation

I remember when I was 8 years old. It was Christmas morning and while running to the living room I saw "it!" The very thing I asked for that year. It was a Hot Wheels Daytona 500 racetrack; you know the one with battery-powered cars! I played with that gift for...

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Inheritance and Glory: How We Are Christ’s and Christ Is Ours
Inheritance and Glory: How We Are Christ’s and Christ Is Ours

Inheritance and Glory: How We Are Christ’s and Christ Is Ours

Ephesians 1:11-12 “In him we have obtained an inheritance, having been predestined according to the purpose of him who works all things according to the counsel of his will,2 so that we who were the first to hope in Christ might be to the praise of his glory.” Do...

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