Category Archives: Abiding

Fruit stands everywhere …

November 17, 2017 “I am the vine, you are the branches. The one who remains in me and I in him produces much fruit, because you can do nothing without me.” John 15:5 Christian Standard Because you can do nothing … Continue reading

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Staying put …

May 3, 2016 “Just as the Father has loved Me, I have also loved you; abide in My love.” John 15:9 NASB Jesus knows exactly where you “abide’ .. where you heart leans during the day .. where your mind … Continue reading

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Abiding…

April 26, 2016 “I am the vine, you are the branches; he who abides in Me and I in him, he bears much fruit, for apart from Me you can do nothing.” John 15:5 NASB Jesus gives us the very … Continue reading

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It looks a lot like …?

February 9, 2016 “So, as those who have been chosen of God, holy and beloved, put on a heart of compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience; bearing with one another, and forgiving each other, whoever has a complaint against anyone, … Continue reading

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He can’t help himself …

February 5, 2016 “Where is the god who an compare with you — wiping the slate clean of guilt, turning a blind eye, a deaf ear, to the past sins of your purged and precious people.” Micah 7:18 The Message … Continue reading

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What about your friends today …?

June 18, 2013 “This is My commandment, that you love one another, just as I have loved you. Greater love has no one than this, that one lay down his life for his friends. You are My friends if you … Continue reading

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Broken in freedom …

June 22, 2012 “Christ redeemed us from that self-defeating, cursed life by absorbing it completely into himself. Do you remember the Scripture that says, “Cursed is everyone who hangs on a tree”? That is what happened when Jesus was nailed … Continue reading

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Giving the Gospel away … free

May 10, 2012 “Come, everyone who is thirsty, come to the waters; and you without money, come, buy, and eat! Come, buy wine and milk without money and without cost.” Isaiah 55:1 Holman Christian Standard When the gospel opens your … Continue reading

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Whole and lasting …

May 4, 2012 “This is how much God loved the world: He gave his Son, his one and only Son. And this is why: so that no one need be destroyed; by believing in him, anyone can have a whole … Continue reading

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… living in me. (3)

January 18, 2012 “I have been crucified with Christ; and I no longer live, but Christ lives in me. The life I now live in the flesh, I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and … Continue reading

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