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by Cavin Harper
Christmas: A Jewish Holiday… Really?

Christmas: A Jewish Holiday… Really?

“Magi from the east came to Jerusalem and asked, ‘Where is the one who has been born king of the Jews?’”  Matt. 2:1-2 I have a dear friend who is Jewish, a follower of Christ, and a pastor of a small Messianic congregation in Colorado. He fervently...

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by Dec 7, 2019 No Comments
What Kind of Man is This?

What Kind of Man is This?

“The men were amazed and asked, ‘What kind of man is this? Even the winds and the waves obey him?’”  Matt. 8:27 The account of Jesus’ calming the storm while he and the disciples were in a boat on the Sea of Galilee is not a story you would expect...

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by Nov 30, 2019 No Comments
What We Believe Matters-Part 7

What We Believe Matters-Part 7

Absolute #7: The Salvation Gift is About More Than a Ticket to Heaven “If anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; the old has gone, the new has come!”  2 Corinthians 5:17 Jim Stovall’s powerful novel, The Ultimate Gift, describes the journey of...

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by Nov 23, 2019 2 Comments
What We Believe Matters – Absolute #6

What We Believe Matters – Absolute #6

Only God Can Remedy Man’s Predicament “The wages of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.”  Romans 6:23 The approach of the holidays is especially significant for followers of Christ because we understand and...

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by Nov 16, 2019 No Comments
What We Believe Matters – Part 5

What We Believe Matters – Part 5

#5 of 7 Biblical Worldview Absolutes Man is Powerless to Save Himself “The wages of sin is death...”  Romans 6:23 College students gathering in a university student center were discussing various philosophies and religions of the world.  After one...

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by Nov 9, 2019 2 Comments
What We Believe Matters-Part 4

What We Believe Matters-Part 4

#4 of 7 Biblical Worldview Absolutes Every Person is a Worshiper and Longs for Meaning “They [godless men] exchanged the truth of God for a lie, and worshiped and served created things rather than the Creator…”  Rom. 1:25 In the immediate aftermath...

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by Nov 2, 2019 No Comments
What We Believe Matters: Part Three

What We Believe Matters: Part Three

#3 of 7 Biblical Worldview Absolutes We Are Mortals with Limitations  “The length of our days is seventy, or eighty, if we have the strength; yet their span is but trouble and sorrow…”  Ps. 90:10 The Bible is clear… we are all mortal and live with...

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by Oct 29, 2019 4 Comments
What We Believe Matters-Not Just to You!

What We Believe Matters-Not Just to You!

#2 of 7 Biblical Worldview Absolutes Something Is Wrong with the World “Since they (mankind) did not think it worthwhile to retain the knowledge of God, He gave them over to a depraved mind, to do what ought not to be done.”  Rom. 1:28 Famine,...

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by Oct 29, 2019 No Comments
What We Believe Matters-Not Just to You

What We Believe Matters-Not Just to You

#1 of 7 Biblical Worldview Absolutes “After that whole generation had been gathered to their ancestors, another generation grew up who knew neither the Lord nor what He had done…”(Judges 2:10). Whether as a parent, a grandparent or a teacher, what...

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by Oct 12, 2019 10 Comments