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When Jesus Spoke of Baptism What Did He Mean? (Part 4)

What if the baptisms we think of in the Bible as being of water actually are’t water baptisms? I know, it’s kind of a crazy thought, but bear with me. We have the Holy Spirit baptism of the disciples (Acts … Continue reading

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When Jesus Spoke of Baptism What Did He Mean? (Part 2)

Where does John the Baptist’s type of baptism come from? And why was Jesus baptized by John? If we go back to the Old Testament, we don’t see baptism exactly, but what we do see is a cleansing with water. … Continue reading

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Knowing Good and Speaking God’s Opinion

As Christians within the church (and really as humanity as a whole), we’ve been taught too often to sit down, shut up, and keep our opinions to ourselves. But what about when the opinions we are expressing (or should be … Continue reading

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Responding to the King when you’re living with the Flesh

In 1 Samuel 25 there is the story of Abigail, a woman “of good understanding and beautiful appearance” who is married to a man “harsh and evil in his doings.” 1Sa 25:3 Abigail was stuck with this man, this Nabal, … Continue reading

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What Is Sin? Why Does It Cost Us?

In the Bible we read that the wages of sin is death (Rom 6:23). There is a cost that comes when we sin, but what is sin? Why is its wages death? Why do we own this cost and to … Continue reading

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