Category Archives: Holiness

38 One Another Bible Verses

“Dear friends, since God so loved us, we also ought to love one another.” 1 John 4:11 Because of God’s great love for us we are given all we need to live and to love in harmony with one another, … Continue reading

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Better To, Than To

(These are a collection of tweets I made for the month of October). 1.  Better to be weak and relying on Jesus than to be strong and think I don’t need Him. 2.  Better to be sick and forgiven than … Continue reading

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How does the Truth set us free?

Paul said in 2 Cor. 10:4-5, “For the weapons of our warfare are not of the flesh but have divine power to destroy strongholds.  We destroy arguments and every lofty opinion raised against the knowledge of God, and take every … Continue reading

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What is God doing in my heart?

God has been teaching me the importance of sharing my life with others, confessing my sins, taking an honest look at my sinful heart, and trusting in His grace and mercy. The Lord is helping me see the power of … Continue reading

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What is True and False Repentance?

“For godly grief produces a repentance not to be regretted and leading to salvation, but worldly grief produces death.” -2 Corinthians 7:10. Our repentance has eternal consequences.  It’s extremely important that we understand true and false repentance because it’s a … Continue reading

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Why is Good Friday so Good?

2 Cor. 5:21 says, “For our sake he made him to be sin, who knew no sin, so that in him we might become the righteousness of God.”   This is amazing, that God would actually put our sins on … Continue reading

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Does God need us?

Jerry Bridges said, “God calls us to serve Him, not because He needs us, but because we need Him.”   Thank God for His amazing grace!  I would like to add to Jerry’s quote:  God saves us not because He … Continue reading

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