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You Are Blessed If You Are Persecuted

Posted by Sean Bess on Feb 21st 2017

 You Are Blessed If You Are Persecuted
All men will hate you because of me, but he who stands firm to the end will be saved.—Matthew 10:22I grew up without a father. My mom worked hard and I owe her more than I can ever repay, but a side-effect of growing up without a father was that, as a child, I craved approval of men. I wanted to impress them, I wanted to be accepted by them, because I felt, subconsciously, that I had been rejected by my father. As a result, my sense of self-worth fluctuated drastically depending on whether or no
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What Makes Our Faith Unique?

Posted by John Herring on May 24th 2016

What Makes Our Faith Unique?
Why are we so blessed? God's grace.Why is our faith unique? God's grace.God’s grace is His unmerited (unearned/undeserved) favor on us. The English word love is not strong enough to describe it. God’s grace is the over-abundance of love poured out on us in unmeasured truckloads on our undeserved pointed heads.We don't deserve God’s grace and we could never possibly be able to earn or achieve it. God’s grace is boundless.Think about this:The Buddhist seeks enlightenment.The Muslim seeks approval
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