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11 Ways to Receive Eternal Life

       Eternal life is one of my favorite topics. And it’s one of the most difficult to get across. I preached and taught about it for eleven years. And still, if you ask people in my congregation “what is … Continue reading

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Following Jesus, the Serpent on a Stick

John 3:13-17 13 No one has ascended to heaven but He who came down from heaven, that is, the Son of Man who is in heaven. 14 And as Moses lifted up the serpent in the wilderness, even so must the Son … Continue reading

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99¢ Rather Than 399¢ – for One Week

  Beginning today—Sunday, May 11, 2014 and running through Saturday, May 17, 2014—my newly released ebook, In Living Color: Heaven, will be on sale at Amazon for 99¢. Read some of the recommendations in the book description section. Here are … Continue reading

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New Book Release – In Living Color: Heaven

       I’m excited about my newest book coming out in May – In Living Color: Heaven. I usually avoid buying books with “Heaven” in the title because they typically deal with afterlife destinations. But I don’t think Jesus was … Continue reading

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Paradise Must Be Kentucky

  Luke 23:33-43 It’s deer hunting season in Kentucky, a paradise for some people and not a paradise for others. It’s a weird thing but I really enjoy researching words and how they are translated from one language to another. … Continue reading

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My words shall not pass away – Mark 13

  Mark 13:31  “Heaven and earth shall pass away, but my words shall not pass away.” How does a literalist interpret this Bible verse? If earth passes away, then there is nothing left to speak or hear Jesus’s words.  We all … Continue reading

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A New Gospel

      It’s time for a change on my blog. Change is an integral part of nature. Things that are alive evolve and change. Things that don’t change are dead.      I just wrote a two-part blog that I thought I … Continue reading

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The Lord’s Prayer – second petition

Thy kingdom come. (Matthew 6:10, KJV) I’ve been digging deeper into the meaning of the Lord’s Prayer and today I’m on the second petition: Thy kingdom come. This is the KJV translation as set in stone by Henry VIII. Three … Continue reading

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The Lord’s Prayer – Introduction

Matthew 6:9-13 “This, then, is how you should pray:” ~ Jesus, Matt 6:9 Having given some history on the Lord’s Prayer, now I’ll talk about the introduction that addresses the One who is being petitioned. To pray is to humbly … Continue reading

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