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Revelation 22:7-21 — Because Jesus is coming soon

If there is one theme throughout these final verses of Revelation, and indeed of the Bible itself, it’s that Jesus is coming soon. He says it in verses 7, 12 and 22. What should our response be to this? We … Continue reading

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Revelation 2:8-11 — Though we may go through trial and tribulation

I mentioned a couple of blogs ago that these letters to the churches were meant to prepare us for the antichrists and tribulations to come . And again, I know many of you who read this believe that we won’t … Continue reading

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II Timothy 4:9-15 — The unfaithful, the faithful, the restored, and the condemned

As we near the end of this letter, Paul mentions several different types of people, the unfaithful, the faithful, the restored, and the condemned. Demas, unfortunately, was one of the unfaithful. He had worked with Paul previously (Colossians 4:14, Philemon … Continue reading

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II Timothy 2 — To be a good teacher

As I look at this passage, I am challenged as to the kind of teacher I should be. What does it take to be a good teacher of the Word of God? 1. Pass on what you know. Especially pass it … Continue reading

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I Timothy 4 — To be a leader of God’s flock

As I look at the whole of this chapter, the words resonate with me, and it shows me just how powerful these words Paul gave to Timothy were. They were words that challenged Timothy to be the leader in the … Continue reading

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I Corinthians 4:1-5 — Proven faithful

The apostle James wrote, Not many of you should presume to be teachers, my brothers, because you know that we who teach will be judged more strictly. (James 3:1) Those are pretty sobering words for me, because I am often … Continue reading

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Daniel 3 — Even if…

You have to admire the faith and commitment Daniel and his friends had toward God.  To stand against the tide is no easy thing, especially when it threatens to crash down on you. I’m not sure, but I kind of … Continue reading

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