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February, 2024

  • 28 February

    Where Do You Come From? – Psalm 139:13-16 (Chinese/English)

    Psalm 139:13-16 -For you formed my inward parts; you knitted me together in my mother’s womb. I praise you, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made. Wonderful are your works; my soul knows it very well. My frame was not hidden from you, when I was being made in secret, ...

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  • 28 February

    Called to Disciple a Murderer

    Martyrdom of Stephen

    Everything he ever learned and believed was changed in an instant.  Ananias had grown up as a faithful, devout Jew.  He entered Jerusalem on this life-changing day for the feast of Pentecost, which the Jews called Shavuot.  They sometimes called it the “Feast of Weeks” since they observed it seven ...

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  • 27 February

    Church Leadership, Part 2 – Caring For Widows

    In addition to the qualifications for church overseers like elders and deacons discussed in my previous article, 1 Timothy 5: 3-16 gives instructions concerning widows. “Honor widows who are truly widows…She who is truly a widow, left all alone…If any believing woman has relatives who are widows, let her care ...

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  • 27 February

    Jesus Loves You Too!

    Grandma Ruth’s passing was going on two years now.  Michael remembered all the times, good and bad, that he’d had with his grandma.  When he had reached his teenage years, he didn’t think he needed to go to church anymore.  “You’re forcing religion down my throat,” he remembered saying to ...

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  • 26 February

    This Too Shall Pass -Enduring Trials Through The Spirit

    Are any of you going through a mass amount of suffering at this time? Are you going through issues that seem so overwhelming that you feel as if you can’t breathe from the stress or the angst in your heart and soul?  It happens – and it just so happens ...

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  • 26 February

    Biblical Christian Marriage Commitment

    Bride and groom exchanging rings

    Customs and ideas about marriage change over the years.  But God’s Word doesn’t. A recent survey (The Hill)  reported that two in five young adults consider marriage an outdated tradition. Another study from the Institute for Family Studies found that nearly 80% of teens expect to cohabit before marriage.  In ...

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  • 24 February

    Tears That Touch The World (Chinese/English)

    Jeremiah 13:17– But if ye will not hear it, my soul shall weep in secret places for your pride; and mine eye shall weep sore, and run down with tears, because the Lord’s flock is carried away captive. 耶利米书 13:17- 你们若不听,我的灵魂必为你们的骄傲在暗处哭泣;我的眼睛要痛哭流涕,流泪流下来,因为耶和华的羊群被掳走了。 What is it that makes a true prophet of God?  ...

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  • 24 February

    Provisions For All Of Our Needs

    1 Kings 17:14 For thus says the LORD God of Israel, The barrel of meal shall not waste, neither shall the cruse of oil fail, until the day that the LORD sendeth rain upon the earth. As God spoke these words to Elijah the Tishbite, so it came to pass. ...

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  • 23 February

    Grafted In Christ – Today & Forever

    Psalm 145:1 -I will extol thee, my God, O King: and I will bless thy name for ever and ever. The generations continue to this day. One generation to another in the literal sense. The above verse suggests a construction of day unto day and night unto night with an emphasis on continuous praise ...

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  • 23 February

    Biblical Qualifications For Church Leaders

    The church I attend recently installed a new elder. So that brought to mind the biblical qualifications for elders, deacons, and overseers in general. Selecting church leaders must not be taken lightly! They help the pastor in meeting the material, emotional, and spiritual needs of the congregation so he can ...

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