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Christ, the Bread from Heaven

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“When the Israelites saw it, they said to one another, “What is it?” For they did not know what it was. Moses said to them, “It is the bread that the Lord has given you to eat. (Exodus 16:15 – 16) God gave His people bread in the wilderness, and they responded, ‘what is this?’ That’s literally what Manna means. I am writing this on a Saturday morning, a supposed break from the work week and fully...

Don’t Need No Superman

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Blessed is the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies and God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our troubles so that we may be able to comfort those experiencing any trouble with the comfort with which we ourselves are comforted by God. For just as the sufferings of Christ overflow toward us, so also our comfort through Christ overflows to you.” (2 Corinthians 1:3-5...

How to Examine your Heart

“But Jesus on his part did not entrust himself to them, because he knew all people and needed no one to bear witness about man, for he himself knew what was in man.” –John 2:24-25 (ESV) Often times we hear preachers tell us to examine our hearts. This typically happens during the confession session, in Sunday worship. But what does ‘examining our hearts’ mean? It means to look inside us for the...

The Faithless Jesus

“Father, if you are willing, remove this cup from me. Nevertheless, not my will, but yours, be done.”—Luke 22:42, (ESV) I don’t know about you, but I was lied to as I was growing up. I was told countless times by people who came before me, and I also later told others who came after me that there were three steps to having your prayer answered. And that everyone would do it, if they had ‘enough...

Faith, What is It?

  By Charles H Spurgeon What is this faith concerning which it is said, “By grace are ye saved, through faith?” There are many descriptions of faith; but almost all the definitions I have met with have made me understand it less than I did before I saw them. The Negro said, when he read the chapter, that he would confound it; and it is very likely that he did so, though he meant...