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Satan
March 4, 2018

The Lord’s King

The Lord's King

While Samuel mourned over the failure of Saul, God was on the move, preparing to reveal the king of his own choosing and through him to establish an everlasting kingdom. The selection of David and his special anointing demonstrates that God is fulfilling his mission in the world with a kingdom that will not fall […]

April 30, 2017

Prayer Struggle

Prayer Struggle

The Christian is exhorted to put on the armor of God and thereby to withstand the attacks of the enemy. To this is added the need for prayer. In prayer we express our dependence on God. By devoting ourselves to prayer, we are able to see God accomplish his work through us, which both encourages us […]

April 23, 2017

The Armor of God

The Armor of God

Christians struggle against a powerful enemy who wants to shipwreck their faith and turn them into rebels against God. The only defense is the armor which God himself wore when he struck the decisive blow of victory over the enemy. Clothed in this armor, Christians are strengthened with God’s mighty power and will persevere in […]

April 16, 2017

Be Strong in the Lord

Be Strong in the Lord

There is a great cosmic battle between Good and Evil and we are swept up into the struggle. Our evil Enemy looks for every opportunity he can to thwart the progress of the gospel, taking advantage of both tragedy and prosperity to coax us away from God and his ways. We are powerless against Satan’s […]

February 5, 2017

Speak the Truth in Love

Speak the Truth in Love

God desires for his people to be spiritually mature so that they do not give in to deceit and the schemes of the devil. But the only way to become spiritually mature is through the proclamation of the gospel and its application to our everyday lives. God has designed for us to grow spiritually as […]

December 20, 2015

Judases Among Us

Judases Among Us

Lurking within the circle of Jesus’s own disciples was a traitor named Judas Iscariot. Jesus not only knew this–he deliberately chose to include Judas into his community. And just as Jesus so graciously appealed to Judas’s treacherous heart, Jesus requires his church today to combat such treachery in our midst with a grace that, if […]