Bible Study Articles 

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Are You a Watchman? 

What has God called you to do?  Has he made you a watchman? The watchman sees the battle that is coming and warns the people so that they are able to run to safety.  They would sit on the walls of the city gates and call out with a shout if they saw the enemy coming.

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The Body of Christ

As members of the Body of Christ we need to respond to his leading in our lives to live in unity. the body does not consist of one member but of many. 

If the foot would say, “Because I am not a hand, I do not belong to the body,” that would not make it any less a part of the body.

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Trust in the Lord 

Its not easy to trust people because we all have experienced circumstances in our lives in which we have been hurt at one point or another by people who we thought that we could trust but they failed to live up to our expectations

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Mountain of the Lord 

Many of you feel like your in the wilderness right now but I have good news for you sometimes you have to go through the wilderness to get to the mountain!  

When you get to the place where you need to be the Lord will manifest in ways unusual!

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Get Wisdom

When you are promoted and elevated into a position of authority your first priority must be to seek the Wisom and Knowlege of God to know how to exercise and use the authority that has been given to you.  

If you look at the life of Solomon.  What happened?

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Wait upon the Lord 

This lesson is one all of you have no doubt read or studied about. Or like me, you know it backward and forward until the time comes to put it into practice. It goes like this. You have a real need. You go to the source, Jesus Christ, to get an answer. 

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Rich Towards God  

 Jesus pointed out that our goal in life should not be to acquire an abundance of possessions but to become RICH in our relationship with God.

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Overcoming Obstacles 

You may be facing some obstacles today which you think you will never be able to overcome.   So did Moses and the people of Israel. 

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About Grace

We cannot get saved without believing that God is and will forgive us thru the finished work Jesus did thru His life, death & resurrection. We cannot earn our salvation, it is a gift of God, we can only receive it by faith thru grace as told us in Eph. 2:8. 

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Respect Your Pastors 

There are many who go to church today and they profess themselves to be christians and yet they disrespect their Pastors.   If you cannot show respect to the woman or man of God placed over you that you can see then how can you expect to honor and serve a God that you cannot see?

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Count on the Lord 

Have you ever been given an IMPOSSIBLE assignment?  

It happens to all of us on our jobs lately because of the economy.   Employers are wanting their employees to do the work of two or three employees but still pay them what they would pay one worker.   

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Live Above Your Circumstances 

Jesus told us that in this world we would not always have and easy life.  Do we understand that to live above circumstances, we must be completely confident in God’s power and completely satisfied with God’s provision?   

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The Power of Your Tongue 

As Christians we don't often realize the power of the words that we speak out of our mouths.   Our words have the power to create things in the atmosphere around us.   They can create life or they can create death.     The scripture says in Proverbs 18:21 "

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Healing for Your Soul

 Do you want to know about a medicine that you can never overdose on ?   Its found in God's Word.  In Proverbs 4:20-22 we’re told that God’s words are life to those who find them and health to all their flesh.

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Too Familiar with Christmas

Jesus birth was so glorious in its wonder. The whole story of the incarnation is full of wonder. The entire Old Testament is the story of God how prepared a body for Jesus. The virginJesus birth was so glorious in its wonder.

The whole story of the incarnation is full of wonder.

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A Prayer For Today 

Teach me to know my real, true need. 

Give me Your wisdom your will for me. If you have a real need. You go to the source, Jesus Christ, to get an answer. 

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Created For God 

Have you ever contemplated that the God who made the world and everything in it created us to seek Him.   He desired that we might feel after him within the inward depths of our heart and soul.

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Jesus Carried Our Sorrows 

Jesus took upon himself our sicknesses and our sorrows on the cross.  He knew that the healing that we needed was not only physical in our bodies but it was also emotional. 

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Emmanuel God With Us 

Jesus was our Immanuel he came to pay the price that we could not pay.  Behold, a Virgin shall conceive, and bear a son,and shall call his name Immanuel. Isaiah 7:14

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The House of God 

If you have been born again then you are no longer a stranger, but a fellow citizen with the saints and members of the household of God and Jesus Christ Himself being the chief cornerstone, in whom the whole building, being fitted together, grows into a holy temple in the Lord 

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The Amazing Galilean 

Peter is the one who taught us so much about living an over-coming life in Christ with faith in His promises..."as His diving power has given us all things that pertain to life and godliness through the knowledge of Him who called us by glory and virtue:".

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Provisions Have Been Made

Too often we feel as though we must somehow find the acceptable combination of actions and ideals that will make us acceptable to God. 

Not So!   He has made all provisions for us in this life and the life to come!  

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Abiding in Jesus 

Jesus is the true vine.  No other person or idea should ever be allowed to take His place.  Abiding in Him is not optional its a requirement for our survival. 

He promises to give us life more abundantly as we abide in His word. 

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Gloom & Doom or Light and Glory 

Without vital contact with God we are hopelessly lost and we live in gloom and impending doom.  

What a contrast when we turn to God in full confession and repentance.  Light replaces the gloom and the Glory of God lifts the doom from our hearts.     

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Path of Your Life 

Our life is tough enough so why should we allow they enemy to give us anger, fear and depression?  We are not to allow our faith to be weakened by this spirit of heaviness.   The Joy of the Lord is our strength!

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The Abundant Life 

 GOD created man to live in a GARDEN experience. One of JOY, PEACE, CONTENTMENT, STRENGTH, & UNITY. After the 'FALL' man lost their CALM JOY. But JESUS said: "I HAVE COME THAT YOU MAY HAVE LIFE AND LIFE ABUNDANT."

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You Must be Born Again 

I say to you, unless one is born of water and the Spirit, he cannot enter the kingdom of God. 

 

That which is born of the flesh is flesh, and that which is born of the Spirit is spirit. 

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My Call into Ministry  

Many people hear the call of God which comes through His revelation of Himself but only the "few" will respond because they are the ones who are truly hearing.

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Why is Baptism Important? 

Jesus was baptized as an example for us to follow. Our response to the message of the Gospel should be our baptism. 

 

This is the beginning of our new life in Christ. 

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Your Spiritual Growth 

The Holy Spirit continually works in the life every believer.  He gives us gifts that are to minister to others around us.  There are different kinds of gifts, but the same Spirit manifests them.   There are different kinds of service, but the same Lord.

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Mercy Triumphs over Judgment

 Jesus points out to us that we are to be merciful to others just as HE has been merciful to us.   We are to bandage people's wounds, pouring on oil and wine.

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Eternal Security 

God loves all people everywhere and calls them to Himself and desires that they would repent.  At the same time , God has created humanity with a free will whereby we choose to respond to God or not.  

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Strange Traveling Companion

We must all guard against the possibility  of becoming  so self-centered we fail to see the needs in lives of others around us.  The age old story of the Good Samaritan still holds many truths for us today.  

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The Lukewarm Church

There are many who go to church today and they profess themselves to be christians and yet they have lost their first love.  Their hearts are no longer on fire for God.  They seek the things of the world.  

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Count on the Lord 

Have you ever been given an IMPOSSIBLE assignment?  

It happens to all of us on our jobs lately because of the economy.   Employers are wanting their employees to do the work of two or three employees but still pay them what they would pay one worker.   

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Live Above Your Circumstances 

Jesus told us that in this world we would not always have and easy life.  Do we understand that to live above circumstances, we must be completely confident in God’s power and completely satisfied with God’s provision?   

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The Power of Your Tongue 

As Christians we don't often realize the power of the words that we speak out of our mouths.   Our words have the power to create things in the atmosphere around us.   They can create life or they can create death.     The scripture says in Proverbs 18:21 "

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Healing for Your Soul

 Do you want to know about a medicine that you can never overdose on ?   Its found in God's Word.  In Proverbs 4:20-22 we’re told that God’s words are life to those who find them and health to all their flesh.

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Too Familiar with Christmas

Jesus birth was so glorious in its wonder. The whole story of the incarnation is full of wonder. The entire Old Testament is the story of God how prepared a body for Jesus. The virginJesus birth was so glorious in its wonder.

The whole story of the incarnation is full of wonder.

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A Prayer For Today 

Teach me to know my real, true need. 

Give me Your wisdom your will for me. If you have a real need. You go to the source, Jesus Christ, to get an answer. 

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Created For God 

Have you ever contemplated that the God who made the world and everything in it created us to seek Him.   He desired that we might feel after him within the inward depths of our heart and soul.

stripes.jpg

Jesus Carried Our Sorrows 

Jesus took upon himself our sicknesses and our sorrows on the cross.  He knew that the healing that we needed was not only physical in our bodies but it was also emotional. 

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Emmanuel God With Us 

Jesus was our Immanuel he came to pay the price that we could not pay.  Behold, a Virgin shall conceive, and bear a son,and shall call his name Immanuel. Isaiah 7:14

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The House of God 

If you have been born again then you are no longer a stranger, but a fellow citizen with the saints and members of the household of God and Jesus Christ Himself being the chief cornerstone, in whom the whole building, being fitted together, grows into a holy temple in the Lord 

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The Amazing Galilean 

Peter is the one who taught us so much about living an over-coming life in Christ with faith in His promises..."as His diving power has given us all things that pertain to life and godliness through the knowledge of Him who called us by glory and virtue:".

provisions.jpg

Provisions Have Been Made

Too often we feel as though we must somehow find the acceptable combination of actions and ideals that will make us acceptable to God. 

Not So!   He has made all provisions for us in this life and the life to come!  

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Abiding in Jesus 

Jesus is the true vine.  No other person or idea should ever be allowed to take His place.  Abiding in Him is not optional its a requirement for our survival. 

He promises to give us life more abundantly as we abide in His word. 

Girl Gazing

Gloom & Doom or Light and Glory 

Without vital contact with God we are hopelessly lost and we live in gloom and impending doom.  

What a contrast when we turn to God in full confession and repentance.  Light replaces the gloom and the Glory of God lifts the doom from our hearts.