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Spiritual Discernment

Text: Mark 11:27-12:27 A solid root for all of our thinking and discernment regarding religious and spiritual worship can be found in Mark 11:30. Whatever we are reasoning about we should ask: is this thing born from Heaven or from man, is it of the Spirit or of the flesh? God desires us to be fruitful with a fruitfulness that is from Him, through him, and to him. This week we will consider the...

The Miracle of Faith

Text: Mark 5:21–43

This verse has something to do with the faith of miracles; but I think it hath far more reference to the miracle of faith.

The Jesus Who Hides Himself

One difference I see between the God of modern Christianity and the God that I see revealed in scripture is that the God of the scripture will sometimes (if not often) hide himself. Finding God requires seeking God. The seeking is essential to what it is to being a "follower" of Christ.

Why Do You Wait?

God has reserved to himself the right and authority to judge the truth of man's salvation. He alone has access to that truth. He has given to his church to judge the fruit of man's salvation.

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Set faith at work on Christ for the killing of thy sin … Live in this and thou wilt die a conqueror; yea, thou wilt, through the good providence of God, live to see thy lust dead at thy feet … By faith fill thy soul with a due consideration of that provision which is laid up in Jesus Christ for this end and purpose, that all thy lusts, this very lust wherewith thou art entangled, may be mortified.

— John Owen

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