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Fruit of the Spirit (Part 6) Faith/Faithfulness

Galatians 5:22-23 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB) 22 But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faith,[a] 23 gentleness, self-control. Against such things there is no law. In the verses above the Holman translation uses faith, the King James Version uses faithfulness. From the Strong’s … Continue reading

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Mass Shooting Thoughts

I was saddened to hear this morning about the mass shooting in Las Vegas at the outdoor concert festival. Looking at various news reports on-line and the myriad comments I felt that I would give my thoughts in a forum … Continue reading

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Fruit of the Spirit (Part 5) – Kindness and Goodness

Galatians 5:22-23 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB) 22 But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faith,[a] 23 gentleness, self-control. Against such things there is no law. I had thought that this one would be an easy blog post to write, however, it was more … Continue reading

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Thoughts for Today

Today is our national holiday originally intended to honor the labor force.  Many people have to work today regardless. But that is not what is on my heart today. In the wake of hurricane Harvey I’ve been viewing news reports … Continue reading

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Fruit of the Spirit (Part 4) – Patience

Galatians 5:22-23 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB) 22 But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faith, 23 gentleness, self-control. Against such things there is no law. At some point we all lose patience with something or someone. I know that my patience sometimes wears … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Sheeriyth Imperative by Dr. Michael Lake

The Sheeriyth Imperative Empowering the Remnant to Overcome the Gates of Hell by Dr. Michael Lake After reading the first book in this series on preparing the remnant I was anxious to know what the author had to say about … Continue reading

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Fruit of the Spirit (Part 3) – Peace

Galatians 5:22-23 New American Standard Bible (NASB) 22 But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, 23 gentleness, self-control; against such things there is no law. I think the NASB translation of the verse above is my favorite, at least it is … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Shinar Directive Preparing the Way for the Son of Perdition by Dr. Michael Lake

Generally I review fiction books by indie authors. This week I read a book of Biblical teaching that I found exceptionally enlightening yet somewhat difficult to read. Difficult in that it shatters many of the things that I believed and … Continue reading

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Fruit of the Spirit (Part 2) – Joy

Galatians 5:22-23 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB) 22 But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness,goodness, faith, 23 gentleness, self-control. Against such things there is no law. When I accepted Jesus at age 14 I was at a Baptist Bible Camp. Thanks to a junior high … Continue reading

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Fruit of the Spirit (Part 1) – Love

Galatians 5:22-23 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB) 22 But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faith, 23 gentleness, self-control. Against such things there is no law. Recently I’ve been listening to the series Understanding the Kingdom by Dr. Michael Lake.  Now the topic I’ve … Continue reading

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