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I AM the Holy God and demand that from my people 2 Cor 6:14 – 7:1

In the world but not of the world Christ’s high priestly prayed for us was “not to take us out of the world, but to protect us from the evil one” while we live sanctified lives before the eyes of … Continue reading

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I AM the God of comfort, peace and compassion 2 Cor 1:1-11

No fear – because thou art with me. “The world is divided into two things—pleasures and afflictions; I am more afraid of the pleasures than the afflictions. In afflictions you turn to the Lord. The danger is of being carried … Continue reading

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I AM the God of order 1 Cor 14:26-40

Troubles in the church From Sex in the church, to problems with the Law, various worldly philosophies creeping in, and in this section, the abuse of spiritual gifts and women disrupting the services; Paul has had to correct them numerous … Continue reading

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I AM a Jealous God. 1 John 2:15-17

“People do what they want to do.”  There is a saying that “people do what they want to do.”  We think that priorities are on a vertical plane.  No excuses, we just do what we think is most important to … Continue reading

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I AM your only Hope James 5:13-20

Why do We Need to Pray? Pharaoh said, “Who is God that I should obey him?”  He found out the hard way. How well do you know him?  Only when we realize who God is, can we then truly realize … Continue reading

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I AM the God of Forgiveness Philemon vs 8-21

Peter asked “how many times should I forgive my brother, 7 times?”  “70 times 7” was Jesus’ reply. I know that in ourselves, we cannot do that, but he commands us to forgive like that anyway.  How?  By dying to … Continue reading

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I AM the God who Invented doing good. Titus 3:12-15

We need to put our money where our mouth is. If we claim to love others and do nothing to meet their needs, then what good are we to the Lord’s glory?  It doesn’t just have to do with money … Continue reading

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