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QA: Why Come to Jesus?

QUESTION: Why Come to Jesus? - September 6, 2020

ANSWER: Because there never has been, or will be, anyone like Him. (John 7:31, 45-46; Acts 4:10-12). ...

1. Jesus was Sinless (Mark 1:9-11). ...

2. Jesus was Powerful (Mark 2:5, 10-12). ...

3. Jesus Alone Can Save (Galatians 6:14) ... Read more of this and other QA in Questions Answered.

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A Religious Poll: New Mini Article

“And it happened, as He was alone praying, that His disciples joined Him, and He asked them, saying, ‘Who do the crowds say that I am?’ So they answered and said, ‘John the Baptist, but some say Elijah; and others say that one of the old prophets has risen again’ (Luke 9:18-19).” The opinion on the street was: (1) speculative; (2) divided; (3) wrong! Did Jesus say, “Each one has their …

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Brutality Is Hateful - Mini Article Now Available

Those who cruelly, viciously kick and beat a political opponent, shoot parked policemen, plant explosives among the public, or recklessly maim and injure people should thank God we no longer live under the Law of Moses, for God’s justice dealt harshly with cruelty: "If a man causes disfigurement of his neighbor, as he has done, so shall it be done to him - fracture for fracture, eye for eye, tooth…

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QA: Why Are People Who Believe in Jesus, and Already Saved, Not Christians?

Question: Why do you feel people who believe in Jesus, and have already been saved, are not Christians? - January, 2019

Answer: What I “feel” has nothing whatever to do with what I preach and teach. And no one has been saved by their own understanding, but without doing what Jesus commands. “Feelings” do not establish “doctrine.” Jesus said: “And in vain they worship Me, Teaching as doctrines …

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Proverbs 19:10 - Robbing Hoods and Zero Sum Philosophy: Commentary #140

My commentary #140 on Proverbs 19:10Robbing Hoods and Zero Sum Philosophy, is available in Studies in the book of Proverbs in Commentaries.

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What We Don't Know Can Hurt Us: Sermon Chart

My chart for the sermon What We Don't Know Can Hurt Us is now available in Sermon Charts. It is based upon Proverbs 4:14 - 19.

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Proverbs 18:13 - Opinion Polls or Truth?: Commentary #134

My commentary #134 on Proverbs 18:13Opinion Polls or Truth? is available in Studies in the book of Proverbs in Commentaries.

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Words of Wisdom: October 9 - 13, 2017

Please find my Words of Wisdom as Audio and as Transcripts for the days:

10/09/2017: High Esteem

10/10/2017: Life Goes On

10/11/2017: Beware of What You Start

10/12/2017: Being "Religious" Without Jesus

10/13/2017: What God Is Able to Do

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The World's Night Light: Sermon PowerPoint Available

In light of recent tragic events and natural disasters, my sermon The World's Night Light based on John 3:19-21 is now available in Sermon Powerpoints.

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Are You Listening? Sermon PowerPoint Available

My revised sermon Are You Listening? is now available in Sermon Powerpoints.

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The Thief On the Cross: Sermon PowerPoint Now Available

My NEW sermon The Thief On the Cross is now available in Sermon Powerpoints. It is based on Luke 23:39 - 43 and was delivered in December, 2012.

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Has the Church of Christ Lost Its Head?

My revised sermon Has the Church of Christ Lost Its Head?, is now available in Sermon Powerpoints.

It is also available in Publications On Roman Catholicism.

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That It Might Be Fulfilled: Article Available

My new article That It Might Be Fulfilled is available in Bible Articles.

It was published in the Gospel Gleaner in March/ April, 2017.

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Psalm 29: Give Praise To God

My commentary for Psalm 29Give Praise To God, is available in Devotions from Psalms, in Commentaries.

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The Virgin Birth of Jesus Christ: Tract Available

My revised tract The Virgin Birth of Jesus Christ  is available for free in Tracts.

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Are We In a "Holy War"?

In light of the London attack, my "TBT" is this question:

Question: Are we in a "holy war"? Are Christians truly at war with Islam?

Answer: The Old Testament surely shows us that: 1) Abram did good in rescuing Lot and his people and goods from the hands of the marauding kings (Genesis 14:1 - 16

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Has the Church Lost Its Head?

My updated sermon Has the Church of Christ Lost Its Head? is now available in Publications On Roman Catholicism.

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Outline of the Book of Hebrews

My Outline of Hebrews, in General Epistles, is now available in Publications On Judaism.

It is also part of my Bible Outlines.

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Did Christ Die In Vain?

My tract Did Christ Die in Vain? is now available free in Publications On Judaism as well as in Tracts.

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Words of Wisdom: January 2 - 6, 2017

Please find my Words of Wisdom as Audio and as Transcripts for the days:

1/02/2017: A Beginning or Ending Year?

1/03/17/2017: John's Baptism

1/04/2017: Moses' Baptism

1/05/2017: Jesus' Baptism

1/06/2017: Who Is In Christ?

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