Tag Archives: Stewardship of our Bodies

Samson Didn’t Sweat the Small Stuff!

In Luke 6:46-49 Jesus is explaining that to build a house (life, family, ministry, etc.) upon Jesus and His sayings (His words) is wise, because as the winds blow and the raging rivers come up against the house, it will … Continue reading

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The Tabernacle, The Temple, and Us

Let’s point out, in general, two truths about Christians and the Holy Spirit which now dwells inside the believer.  First, as the temple of the Holy Spirit, we carry God everywhere we go and into everything we do, so there’s … Continue reading

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The Believer and Drinking

The following is from the ONE YEAR DISCIPLESHIP COURSE,whichfeatures 52 lessons in Christian living. It can be broken down into sections and used as a new converts course, an advanced discipleship course, a Sunday School series, a Home Schooling or … Continue reading

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Heaven in Your Home: Part Four (Pure and Unending)

It is no secret if you read the Book of Revelation that Heaven is home to much gold.  This gold is pure, like everything else in Heaven.  Traditionally, wedding bands have been made primarily of gold.  These wedding bands have … Continue reading

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Hypnosis and Christian Counseling: Part 1

                      The term, hypnosis, was derived from Greek mythology. The god of sleep was called hypnos.  Hypnosis is used in a variety of counseling, including Christian counseling.  Those who are proponents of hypnosis say it’s nearly impossible to treat … Continue reading

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The Illustrated Man Meets the Bible

           It’s not easy taking an unpopular stand.  It no doubt offends some people while you get a bunch of silent “Amens” from others who secretly agree with you.  It can be a lonely place to go out on a limb … Continue reading

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The Importance of Sexual Purity

          In 2009, the Vermont legislature, who had recently legalized same-sex marriage, was back at it again.  This time they were introducing legislation that would legalize “sexting.”  This is a practice among teens who use their cell phones to transmit to each … Continue reading

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