Monthly Archives: August 2014

Philistine

I was  doing a little bit of reading the other day and came across this.   The name “Philistine” comes from the Hebrew word Philistia, and the Greek rendering of the name, palaistinei, gives us the modern name “Palestine.” The … Continue reading

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bar owner, church

A bar in Mt Vernon, Texas began construction on an expansion of their building, hoping to “grow” their business. In response, the local Southern Baptist Church started a campaign to block the bar from expanding – petitions, prayers, etc. About … Continue reading

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superiority of Jesus Christ.

Jesus is God, but He was also man; Jesus was man, but He is also God. It is essential that Christ be both God and man. If Christ were not man, He could not have died for our sins. If … Continue reading

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John Bunyan

“Pray often, for prayer is a shield to the soul, a sacrifice to God, and a scourge to Satan.” (John Bunyan)

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