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Your Authority to Choose

  Mark 1:21-28      At one point in history, Aristotle was regarded as the greatest thinker of all time. For almost two thousand years, people believed Aristotle was right when he said that the heavier an object was, the faster … Continue reading

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Authority to Bind and Loose

     Jewish scribes were the authorized teachers of the Scriptures. They wore a belt and on that belt hung some keys. These keys were symbolic of the knowledge, experience, and training of that scribe. Having these recognizable symbols gave you … Continue reading

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Martin Luther and the Holy Spirit

Mark 1:4-11 I can’t say that I’ve ever heard a Lutheran preacher or seminary professor teach Martin Luther’s explanation of the role of the Holy Spirit. So I’m going to let Luther himself tell you from his sermon on John 14:23-31 … Continue reading

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Follow Your Heart

Matthew 21:22-32 Why is it that I can stand in a pulpit in front of a crowd of people and tell them anything I want about the Bible? It doesn’t matter if what I preach is right or wrong. I’ve … Continue reading

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