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Proverbs Commentary #198: Wanna Abet?

My Proverbs Commentary continues with Segment #198: Wanna Abet, taken from Proverbs 29:24. It is now available in Studies in the Book of Proverbs.

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Proverbs Commentary #203 and 204: CSI for Sins and The Earth Is Not Enough

My Proverbs Commentary continues with Segment #203: CSI for Sins, based on Proverbs 30:18-20; and Segment #204: The Earth Is Not Enough, based on Proverbs 30:21-23.

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Roman Catholic Church Part 3: Confusion Over "Binding" and "Loosing"

My 6 part study on the Roman Catholic Church (RCC) continues with Part 3: RCC3: Confusion Over "Binding" and "Loosing" now available in Publications On Roman Catholicism.

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Commentary Segment #86: No "Communism" Here!

My Proverbs Commentary #86: No "Communism" Here!, taken from Proverbs 14:23, is now available in Studies in the Book of Proverbs.

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Wisdom's Two Simple Rules for Life: Proverbs Commentary #10

My Proverbs Commentary Segment #10: Wisdom's Two Simple Rules for Life, based on Proverbs 3:27-35, is now available in Studies in the Book of Proverbs.

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Forgiveness and Faith

Jesus Christ said: "’Take heed to yourselves. If your brother sins against you, rebuke him; and if he repents, forgive him. And if he sins against you seven times in a day, and seven times in a day returns to you, saying, 'I repent,' you shall forgive him.’ And the apostles said to the Lord, "Increase our faith" (Luke 17:3-5).

(1) Who are you to judge another person’s heart? Legislation d…

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Listen To Your Parents, Not a Gang

My Proverbs Commentary segment #4, Listen To Your Parents, Not a Gang, taken from Proverbs 1:8-19, is now available in Studies in the Book of Proverbs.

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QA: Did Jesus Approve of Drinking?

My QA: Didn't Jesus approve drinking when He made water into wine? is now available in my NEW PAGE dedicated to Misunderstood Scriptures. It is also available in Questions Answered.

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Who's Guilty? - Mini Article Now Available

"The soul who sins shall die. The son shall not bear the guilt of the father, nor the father bear the guilt of the son. The righteousness of the righteous shall be upon himself, and the wickedness of the wicked shall be upon himself” (Ezekiel 18:18-20). Clearly, the sins of the fathers shall not be imputed to their sons.

(1) If a son “shall not bear the guilt of the father,” then no one can “…

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God Help Us! Sin's Unchanging Nature

My outline for A Contrast of the First and Second Adam Shows Sin's Unchanging Nature is available within my Catalog of Sin.

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Woe v. Wade - Mini Article Now Available

The Judaeans King “Manasseh shed very much innocent blood, till he had filled Jerusalem from one end to another, besides his sin by which he made Judah sin, in doing evil in the sight of the LORD” (2 Kings 21:16). He “had filled Jerusalem with innocent blood, which the LORD would not pardon” (2 Kings 24:4). In Genesis 25:19-28, Isaac and Rebekah’s twins, Esau and Jacob, were “not yet bein…

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Seven Steps to Schism: Chart Available

My chart Seven Steps to Schism, based around Galatians 5:20, is now available in Sermon Charts. There is an article also in Bible Articles that first appeared in The Gospel Advocate in 2006.

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QA: Isn't Scripture Outdated Today? Society Changes

My QA: Why do you keep preaching Scripture? It is so outdated for today: society keeps changing all the time is now available in Publications On Christian Evidences. It is also available in Questions Answered.

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Commentary for Psalm 38: I Will Declare My Iniquity

My commentary for Psalm 38I Will Declare My Iniquity, is available in Devotions from Psalms. A complete Commentary on the Book of Psalms is available completely free from the same page; it can be used as the basis for class or individual Bible study in this rich book of praise and prophesy.

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QA: If the Bible is God's Word, Why Are There Atheists?

QUESTION: If the Bible is the word of God, why are there so many atheists? - 7/28/2019   

ANSWER: There are two kinds of atheists: practical and doctrinal.

1. Practical atheism is described in Titus 1:15-16. Many people practice atheism, that is, they live their lives as though there is no God. They think they exist because of godless evolution; or they are totally in charge of their lives…

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QA: If God Loves Everyone, Why Bother Me?

My QA for If God Loves Everyone, Why Bother Me? is now available in Bible Basics. It is also available in Questions Answered, from July 7, 2019.

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Why Worship God? - Sermon Slides Available

My sermon slides Why Worship God? are now available in Sermon PowerPoints.

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Salvation and Worship: Mini Article

“So He came to Nazareth, where He had been brought up. And as His custom was, He went into the synagogue on the Sabbath day, and stood up to read” (Luke 4:16).  Jesus began His public preaching in a Jewish synagogue. A “synagogue” was a local Jewish worship place.  “Custom” is what He was brought up doing:  going to “church!”  People who obey the Gospel will worship with the saved. The people…

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Mass Murder Motive - Mini Article

After sin entered the world through the free choice of Adam and Eve, their son, “Cain rose up against Abel his brother and killed him” (Genesis 4:8). Toward the end of the New Testament, the explanation is given: “we should love one another, not as Cain who was of the wicked one and murdered his brother. And why did he murder him? Because his works were evil and his brother's righteous” (1…

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Hell? YES! - Sermon Outline Available

My outline Hell? YES! taken from Hebrews 10:26-31, is available in Sermon Outlines. My outlines are provided in PDF format to be accessible on smartphones and ereaders. To learn more, click here.

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