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A “Blackface” Pastor and His Jam: Young Christians are in Trouble — Pirate Christian Media

Here’s another informative and disturbing video from the great YouTube channel BezelT3. This time he’s reviewing video footage from (yet another) conference, “The Awakening Conference” and this embarrassing speech from Chad Veach: Source: A “Blackface” Pastor and His Jam: Young Christians are in Trouble — Pirate Christian Media

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Believe The Word; Overlook The Preacher | PM Notes

Those who believe the message on account of the one preaching it aren’t believing the Word. Neither do they believe in God through the Word. Instead, they believe in the preacher. As a result, their faith doesn’t endure. Source: Believe The Word; Overlook The Preacher | PM Notes

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Hillsong, Latter Rain, NAR..What’s the Difference?

Here are the show notes and links from last night’s podcast. There are several things that were not talked about on this episode that should have been addressed. But due to lack of time we were not able to get to them, such as Carl Lentz not calling abortion a sin on “The View.” The main purpose of this episode…

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Bless the Blesser: An Overview of Ephesians 1:1-14

There are many reasons for the believer to bless God with spontaneous praise. Ephesians 1:1-14 gives us some of those reasons. Below is a block diagram of the passage. May you be truly encouraged and blessed as you consider the blessings of the ultimate Blesser! Steven       Bless the Blesser An Overview of by Steven Long A Biblearc…

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The Goodness of God in Providing for His People.

The following is a block diagram and devotional from Matthew 6:25-34. May the Lord encourage you and cause you to fully trust in His provision. Steven The Goodness of God in Caring for His Peopleby Steven Long

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Has American Christianity Failed?

Well it’s official. After a long sabbatical (no pun intended) I’ve decided to take up the mic again and podcast. In this first episode in over a year I review the book Has American Christianity Failed? by Bryan Wolfmueller.I also play part of a sermon by Troy Gramling of “Potential Church” to show what you’ll here on any given Sunday…

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The Gospel is for Believers

Read Bible Refrain from cussing Witness to someone Some of us love checklists. If we can check things off it lets us feel a sense of accomplishment. But when it comes to the gospel checklists are bad. Very bad. Paul wrote to a group of believers in Galatia to warn them about their own checklists. They had begun validating their…

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The Valley of Vision: A Collection of Puritan Prayers

I was blessed to receive a copy of The Valley of Vision this morning by a brother in my Care Group from church. It is a collection of Puritan prayers and is both encouraging and admonishing at the same time. Below, is the very first passage I read after receiving the book. Read and be refreshed. The Gospel Way Blessed…

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3 Reasons Why It’s Okay To Be Narrow-Minded

According to the Merriam-Webster online dictionary the word ‘narrow-minded’ is defined as, not willing to accept opinions, beliefs, or behaviors that are unusual or different from your own.  Culture has assimilated our thinking to believe that narrow-mindedness is bad. Perhaps when it comes to every single opinion, or every single subject, or every single dogma it is unacceptable. But when…

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Phrasing the Scriptures

Phrasing, also called Block Diagramming, has become an integral part of my Bible study. Along with Arcing,  I find it very useful in order to find the flow of thought in the text. Below is Biblearc’s video on their Phrasing module. BibleArc’s Phrasing Module from Bethlehem College & Seminary on Vimeo. I hope that when you watched it you became…

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