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Why The Truth Matters

Truth Matters For I rejoiced greatly, when the brethren came and testified of the truth that is in thee, even as thou walkest in the truth. I have no greater joy than to hear that my children walk in truth. -3 John 3-4 Why should we care so much about […]

Broken Wolves

If someone has suffered a great deal, or is “broken,” “authentic,” or “raw”–BUT is also in error regarding their beliefs, teachings, and the solution to their suffering–he or she often receives “immunity” or a pass when it comes to being challenged or confronted on their false beliefs or teachings. It […]

False Teachers And Sin

Clear And Present Danger But if they had stood in My counsel, and had caused My people to hear My words, then they would have turned them from their evil way and from the evil of their doings. –Jeremiah 23:21-22 Of all the dangers facing believers and non-believers alike, false teachers are near the […]

Right & True

Real Reconciliation

Cutting Through The Confusion When it comes to reconciliation, we have a tendency to confuse vertical reconciliation with horizontal reconciliation. As a result, the process of how to truly reconcile with others can be misconstrued. Worse yet, the gospel itself can be distorted. Such confusion and error leads to all […]

Performance = Value

The Lies (Part 3) [ Read Part 1 and Part 2 of Truth & Lies ] Lie #1: Performance = Value My value comes from my performance. The first specific lie we’ll look at in our series on Truth & Lies is the one that says: My value is based […]

Full of Grace and Truth

The Word became flesh and made His dwelling among us. We have seen His glory, the glory of the one and only Son, who came from the Father, full of grace and truth.  John 1:14 The Word became flesh. This is the Christmas story. The Gospel. As we take time […]

Men And Women Of The Bible

“In such an age as this, when there is abroad so much loose thinking, lax living, and lop-sided teaching, few things are so important as that Christians should be men and women of the Bible – stayed on it, and steeped in it … We stand, as it were, on […]

Hope

I wait for the Lord, my soul waits, and in His Word I put my hope. [psalm 130:5]