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REVISED Outline of Philippians Available

My REVISED outline for the book of Philippians is now available in Bible Books Outlined.

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Respect for God: Our Dress in Worship

Perry Sexton's article Respect for God: Our Dress in Worship is now available in Publications from Guest Authors.

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Words of Wisdom Radio: October 18 - 22, 2021

My Words of Wisdom Radio is available in transcript and audio form for October 18 - 22, 2021 in Words of Wisdom Radio and Words of Wisdom Transcripts:

- 10/18 -  Insane Opposition 
- 10/19 - It Is God’s Word
- 10/20 - What Money Can’t Buy 
- 10/21 -  Trembling At God’s Word  
- 10/22 - The Final Say 

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Proverbs Commentary: Proverbs 13:15, 17, 19, 24 Out Now

The Five Commandments for Christians: Now Available

My sermon The Five Commandments of Christians was delivered October 10, 2021, in Paulding, Ohio, in a gospel meeting. It is now available online in Sermon Audios; the slides are available in Sermon Powerpoints.

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QA: Do I Have To Be Married To Be a Good Christian?

My QA on September 5, 2021, addressed 3 questions: Do I have to be married to be a good Christian? Is it really against Scripture to be physically aggressive or violent with others, including family? and Is disciplining children against the Bible?. It is now available in Questions Answered.

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Life Without God: Mini Article Now Available

My mini article Life Without God, published in the Oneida, TN Independent Herald online epaper for October 18, 2021, is now available in Words of Wisdom Newspaper Articles.

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The Small Boat: Slides Now Available

My sermon The Small Boat, based on Mark 3:7-12, is now available in Sermon Powerpoints.

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Tempted By Doubt: Sermon Slides NOW Available

My Sermon Slides for Tempted By Doubt, taken from Luke 4:1-13, is now available in Sermon Powerpoints.

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Body & Soul: Sermon Slides Available Now

My sermon slides Body & Soul, taken from 3 John 1:1-2, are now available in Sermon Powerpoints.

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The Time Is Now: Short Available Now

When their government oppressed God's people, the Prophet Elijah asked the timid Israelites, “How long will you falter between two opinions? If the LORD is God, follow Him; but if Baal, follow him" (1 Kings 18:21). Good people cannot survive in a society (or world!) by shrinking away from the inevitable choice: good or evil. Joshua challenged his people: “choose for yourselves this day whom you …

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Proverbs Segments #104 and #105: How Committed? And Real "Peace Accords"

My Proverbs Commentary continues with Segment #104: How Committed Are You? taken from Proverbs 16:3-4; and Segment #105: Real "Peace Accords" taken from Proverbs 16:7; Proverbs 27:6; Proverbs 24:17-18; and Proverbs 25:21-22. These are all available in Studies in the Book of Proverbs and can be FREELY used for individual and classroom Bible study.

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Psalm 120: God Hears When the World Speaks Ill

My Psalms Commentary continues with Psalm 120: God Hears When the World Is Saying Wrong Things. It is now available in Devotions From Psalms.

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Proverbs Segment #75: Straighten Up and Fly Right!

My Proverbs Commentary continues with Segment #75: Straighten Up and Fly Right! taken from Proverbs 14:2, Proverbs 28:26, Proverbs 15:33, Proverbs 16:6, Proverbs 19:23, Proverbs 21:8, and Proverbs 22:4-5. It is now available in Studies in the Book of Proverbs.

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Have a Good Heart: Mini Article Now Available

Solomon said: “He who trusts in his own heart is a fool, But whoever walks wisely will be delivered” (Proverbs 28:26).  Jeremiah wrote: "The heart is deceitful above all things, And desperately wicked; Who can know it?” (Jeremiah 17:9); and “O LORD, I know the way of man is not in himself; It is not in man who walks to direct his own steps (Jeremiah 10:23). God’s inspired Word tells us no…

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Proverbs Segment #117: What God Has Done For Us Lately

My Proverbs commentary continues with Segment #117: What God Has Done For Us Lately, taken from Proverbs 16:33, which is now available in Studies in the Book of Proverbs.

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QA: How Can Jesus Help Me With Problems Today?

My QA: How can Jesus help me with my problems today? from June 23, 2019, is now available in Questions Answered.

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Living Slowly: Mini Article Available

“A merry heart makes a cheerful countenance, But by sorrow of the heart the spirit is broken” (Proverbs 15:13). A happy face usually shows a happy heart within. “Sorrow of the heart” would usually show a depressed or dejected individual. One person cannot have both at the same time!  “All the days of the afflicted are evil, But he who is of a merry heart has a continual feast” (Prover…

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Commentary for Psalm 5 Now Available

My Commentary for Psalm 5, Exultation To Begin the Day, is now available in Devotions from Psalms.

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Edd Sterchi's Building Up the Building

Edd Sterchi's Building Up the Building is now available in Publications from Guest Authors.

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