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  1. B

    Is 'Free Will' really free will? and if not??

    He went away again a second time and prayed, saying, "My Father, if this cannot pass away unless I drink it, Your will be done." Matthew 26:42 And He was saying, "Abba! Father! All things are possible for You; remove this cup from Me; yet not what I will, but what You will. Mark 14:36 We have...
  2. Christ4Ever

    A Sober Reminder

    Therefore let him who thinks he stands take heed lest he fall. No temptation has overtaken you except such as is common to man; but God [is] faithful, who will not allow you to be tempted beyond what you are able, but with the temptation will also make the way of escape, that you may be able to...
  3. B

    who get's tempted?

    Greetings, a simple question.... who get's tempted? is temptation something that happens to all men or do temptations only come to the righteous? not a trick question. Interested in examples from Scripture. the answer might shine some light on some things... might not, too! Bless you ....><>
  4. Sue J Love

    Fearlessly Make Known

    Be Strong Ephesians 6:10-12 NIV Finally, be strong in the Lord and in his mighty power. Put on the full armor of God, so that you can take your stand against the devil’s schemes. For our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the powers...
  5. Sue J Love

    Temptation to Stray

    Envy and Pride Psalm 73:1-9 ESV Truly God is good to Israel, to those who are pure in heart. But as for me, my feet had almost stumbled, my steps had nearly slipped. For I was envious of the arrogant when I saw the prosperity of the wicked. For they have no pangs until death...
  6. B

    The Miracles of Jesus Christ in the Gospels (Part 2)

    Greetings, In Part 1 I asked about any references you could think of or remember or find that gave a picture of what we as sinners before Christ were like and the miracle of Jesus in our life as a healing and delivering consequence. For example, I was once both blind to the truth and deaf to...
  7. Sue J Love

    No Temptation

    In 2014, I tried my hand at some short devotionals where I spoke them, and I put the words into a Power Point Presentation, and then made them into videos, and I posted them on YouTube. I had forgotten about them until I was going through some of my older writings today. So, I am going to share...
  8. Sue J Love

    Walk in Victory

    We are saved from our sins, and given eternal life with God, not just so we can escape hell and have the promise of heaven as our eternal home. When we believe in Jesus Christ to be Lord and Savior of our lives, our new lives in Christ Jesus have only begun. He has so much he wants to do in and...
  9. Sue J Love

    What's the Plan?

    Just because Jesus set us free from bondage to sin does not mean we will never be tempted to sin again. We will! Even Jesus was tempted of Satan, yet he never gave in to any temptation. He was without sin. But, not us. So, what do we do when we are tempted? Better yet, what do we do to avoid...
  10. Sue J Love

    A Distress Signal

    Friday, October 27, 2017, 5:25 p.m. – The Lord Jesus put in mind the song “A Believer’s Prayer.” Speak, Lord, your words to my heart. I read Hebrews 4 (Select vv. NASB). United by Faith (vv. 1-3a, 11) Therefore, let us fear if, while a promise remains of entering His rest, any one of you may...
  11. Sue J Love

    Provoking Jealousy

    Saturday, October 21, 2017, 3:34 p.m. – The Lord Jesus put in mind the song “To Be Like Him.” Speak, Lord, your words to my heart. I read 1 Corinthians 10 (quoting select vv. ESV). Examples for Us (vv. 6-10) Now these things took place as examples for us, that we might not desire evil as they...
  12. Sue J Love

    When Problems Arise

    Tuesday, September 26, 2017, 4:36 a.m. – The Lord Jesus put in mind the song “Lord, I Need You.” Speak, Lord, your words to my heart. I read Psalm 27 (Select vv. ESV). Be Confident (vv. 1-3) The Lord is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear? The Lord is the stronghold of my life...
  13. Chad

    audio Extinguishing Satan’s Flaming Missiles

    The spiritual missiles Satan shot at our heroes of the Bible are the same ones he aims at us today. He influences our thinking, tempts us to dwell on sinful thoughts, and soon leads us to sinful actions. But when the enemy attacks, you can extinguish his flaming missiles! Part 1 Part 2...
  14. Sue J Love

    Acts of Immorality

    Saturday, March 4, 2017, 10:13 p.m. – The Lord Jesus put in mind the song “Should I Not Preach Jesus.” Speak, Lord, your words to my heart. I read Revelation 2:12-17 (NASB). “And to the angel of the church in Pergamum write: The One who has the sharp two-edged sword says this: ‘I know where...
  15. Sue J Love

    Our High Priest

    Monday, February 13, 2017, 10:15 p.m. – The Lord Jesus put in mind the song “In Faithfulness He Leads Me.” Speak, Lord, your words to my heart. I read Hebrews 4:14-5:9 (Select vv. NASB). He Sympathizes with Us (4:14-16) Therefore, since we have a great high priest who has passed through the...
  16. B

    They that be wise

    One star differeth from another star in glory. 1Corinthians 15:41 By the way they had disputed among themselves, who should be the greatest. And He sat down, and called the twelve, and saith unto them, If any man desire to be first, the same shall be last of all. Mark 9:34, 35 Be clothed with...
  17. Sue J Love

    Let Him Lead

    Sunday, February 14, 2016, 8:38 a.m. – The Lord Jesus put in mind the song “In Holiness.” Speak, Lord, your words to my heart. I read Luke 4:1-15 (ESV). Led by the Spirit (vv. 1-2a) And Jesus, full of the Holy Spirit, returned from the Jordan and was led by the Spirit in the wilderness for...
  18. Sue J Love

    What Does it Profit?

    Wednesday, February 3, 2016, 8:45 p.m. – The Lord Jesus put in mind the song “In Holiness.” Speak, Lord, your words to my heart. I read Mark 8:31-38 (ESV). What kinds of things must we suffer? (vv. 31-32a) And he began to teach them that the Son of Man must suffer many things and be rejected...
  19. Sue J Love

    Be Strong!

    Wednesday, June 10, 2015, 11:45 a.m. – The Lord Jesus put in mind the song, “Not By Might.” Speak, Lord, your words to my heart. I read Ephesians 6:10-20 (ESV). Trials Which Test US All of us will face some types of difficulties and trials in this life which will test our faith and our...
  20. Chad

    Temptation

    It’s not wrong to be tempted. All of us will be tempted at some point in our lives. We just read that even Jesus was tempted. But, it becomes wrong when we give in to the #temptation and do something we know isn’t right. Here’s the thing about temptation. It looks good at first. It could tempt...
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