Things I Heard In Church: “Why are you persecuting me?”

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This post was inspired by the teaching I heard in church last Sunday and it impacted me so much I felt compelled to share it. We’ll pick up our journey through the book of John next Saturday. Continue reading

“If you ask me anything in my name, I will do it.”

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“Whatever you ask in my name, this I will do, that the Father may be glorified in the Son. If you ask anything in my name, I will do it.”

John 14:13-14

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New Christian: “I feel His love. It is the most amazing thing I have ever felt. This is my story.”

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A New Direction

Saw this on reddit the other day. Had to share it.

 
New Christian, here. I feel His love. It is the most amazing thing I have ever felt. This is my story.
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We’ll Do Greater Works Than Jesus: John 14:10-12

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Friends in Heaven

“Do you not believe that I am in the Father and the Father is in me, or else believe on account of the works themselves. Truly, truly, I say to you, whoever believes in me will also do the works that I do; and greater works than these will he do, because I am going to the Father.”

Jesus Christ, John 14:10-12

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God Is This Kind Of Person . . .

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“No One Comes To The Father Except Through Me” –Jesus Christ

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The Life

Pray nothing too hard for God

“I am . . . the life.”

–Jesus, John 14:6

 

I recently finished reading Sheldon Vanauken’s excellent book A Severe Mercy. At a certain point in the book Sheldon and his wife “Davy” come to believe in Jesus. After this experience Davy is filled with the Holy Spirit and she’s all in.

“When Davy wasn’t reading the Bible to prepare for her class, she was reading it for her soul’s sake. She was always reading it, or reading Brother Lawrence and other devotional works. I wanted to protest, that it was too much; but how could I do that? It’s not possible for one Christian to say to another: You love God too much. Nor to say: You are holier than necessary.” (Vanauken) Continue reading

The Truth

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The Way To Heaven

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The Best Argument for Christianity

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The most effective, persuasive, results producing argument for Christianity is the love of the Christ Follower.