Category Archives: rescued

The One who never quits …

March 15, 2016 “God rescued us from dead-end alleys and dark dungeons. He’s set us up in the kingdom of the Son he loves so much, the Son who got us out of the pit we were in, got rid of … Continue reading

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All of it …

March 10, 2016 “That’s what Christ did definitively: suffered because of other’s sins, the Righteous One for the unrighteous ones. He went through it all — was put to death and then made alive — to bring us to God.” … Continue reading

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Lies .. Labels .. and a New Way ..

May 2, 2013 “So, if you’re serious about living this resurrection life with Christ, act like it. Pursue the things over which Christ presides. .. Your old life is dead. Your new life, which is your real life – even … 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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A Rescued and Shaped Life …

April 27, 2012 “God rescued us from dead-end alleys and dark dungeons. He’s set us up in the kingdom of the Son he loves so much, the Son who got us out of the pit were in, got rid of … Continue reading

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You are His prize…

January 19, 2012 “In Him we were also made His inheritance …” Ephesians 1:11 Holman Christian Standard It’s true .. you are Christ’s inheritance. Everything that He has ever done or created and He choses you as His inheritance. We … Continue reading

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The Sin Stealing Lamb …

November 1, 2011 “The next day John saw Jesus coming toward him and said, “Look! The Lamb of God who takes away the sin of the world.” John 1:29 New Living Translation He has taken away your sin. And in … Continue reading

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Successful living …?

October 28, 2011 “The Message that points to Christ on the Cross seems like sheer silliness to those hellbent on destruction, but for those on the way of salvation it makes perfect sense. This is the way God works, and … Continue reading

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The Gift …

“When he was still a long way off, his father saw him. His heart pounding, he ran out, embraced him, and kissed him. The son started his speech: ‘Father, I’ve sinned against God, I’ve sinned before you; I don’t deserve … Continue reading

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Worn out …and welcomed

October 24, 2011 “By this time a lot of men and women of doubtful reputation were hanging around Jesus, listening intently. The Pharisees and religion scholars were not pleased, not at all pleased. They growled, “He takes in sinners and … Continue reading

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