Tag Archives: Overcoming

Hold On, I’m Comin’

Christians throughout the ages have never known exactly when Jesus would return to this world to straighten it out. God wants it this way (Matt. 24:36). But, there have been periods of time when persecution against the church was so … Continue reading

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In Times Like These

As I write this, another terrorist attack has occurred. This time it is in England. London is mourning several of her citizens who were participating in life. A few days earlier, several children and young people, concluding a concert venue and looking … Continue reading

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Send My Love (To Your New Lover)

When the ancient Israelites became “baptized” by crossing over the bed of the Red Sea (1 Cor. 10:1-2), the world they left behind did not want anything more to do with them. Ten vicious plagues had just struck the Egyptians. … Continue reading

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Moving Mountains (part 3)

As he did with the Tower of Babel, man builds mountains – mountains of pain and suffering. About one month ago, in two posts, Moving Mountains (part 1) and Moving Mountains (part 2), I quoted Jesus Christ’s well known verse found … Continue reading

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God On The Mountain

In previous posts, I have stated how God is the mover of mountains. This word, mountain, has more than one meaning in the Bible. One of them, I believe, refers to the trials and tribulations of life that come upon … Continue reading

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Laugh At Me

In John 15:18, Jesus Christ told His disciples the following: If the world hates you, you know that it has hated Me before it hated you. (NASB) As most of you Christians are aware, being a Christian can be a lonely … Continue reading

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We Shall Overcome

In John 16:33 Jesus Christ said: These things I have spoken unto you, that in me ye might have peace. In the world ye shall have tribulation: but be of good cheer; I have overcome the world. (KJV) Just what … Continue reading

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Keep Looking Up (the song)

In my previous post, Keep Looking Up, I stated how we Christians can keep the hope of Jesus Christ’s return for the world’s salvation always fresh in our thoughts by always being alert. We are to always keep looking up … Continue reading

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Grace Walk (the book)

A few weeks ago, I posted three reviews of the book, 52 Lies Taught Every Sunday, by Steve McVey.1 As I look back on my thoughts about that book, I now believe I may have been too hasty regarding my opinion … Continue reading

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I Will Survive

Five years ago, on Nelson Mandela’s birthday, July 18, 2009, Gloria Gaynor sang her disco song before a packed house at Radio City Music Hall in New York City. The song she sang was, I Will Survive. Gloria almost changed … Continue reading

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