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    Psalm 34:22

    The LORD redeemeth the soul of his servants: and none of them that trust in him shall be desolate.

LORd, Make Me a Puppet

In an argument for the teaching of salvation by free-will acceptance of Jesus, someone once affirmed to me that God doesn’t want automatons that will mindlessly follow him. This idea is age-old and has been worded in many ways, but they all come down to one thing. “I don’t want…

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On Family Radio and Personal Culpability

Those of us who listened to Harold Camping a long time before May 21, 2011, know that the Biblical calendar was one of his most treasured subjects for decades. Even though I can’t say with certainty why God let him teach it so dogmatically, I can say that the failure…

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May 21, 2011: A Foundation of Sand

I still believe—nay, I know there is still salvation today. The Biblical timeline of history that the late Harold Camping and Family Radio have put forth and that Chris McCann and EBible Fellowship continue to hold so dear is not entirely verifiable with the Bible alone. Anyone wishing to “verify”…

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Be Not Rash with Thy Mouth

I’ve been reflecting on this for a long time. God’s Word can cause us pain if we’re sensitive to it, but that’s not the end of the story for the believer. “Behold, happy is the man whom God correcteth: therefore despise not thou the chastening of the Almighty: For he…

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The Perfecting of God’s Strength

Why does God allow infirmities, reproaches, necessities, persecutions, distresses? “And he said unto me, My grace is sufficient for thee: for my strength is made perfect in weakness. Most gladly therefore will I rather glory in my infirmities, that the power of Christ may rest upon me.” (2 Corinthians 12:9)…

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That Bread of Life – Part 2

Everlasting Life – The Bread of the Bible “Then Jesus said unto them, Verily, verily, I say unto you, Except ye eat the flesh of the Son of man, and drink his blood, ye have no life in you.” (John 6:53) If we aren’t eating the flesh of Christ and…

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Why the King James Version – Part 4

Putting It All Together None of the aforementioned reasons for my use of the KJV can stand alone. A more modern translation without the important fine distinctions that we find in the Elizabethan English would not be sufficiently true to the original text to be much good. A translation using…

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