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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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Again, the principle to be slain is in ourselves. It cannot be killed without a sense of pain and trouble. Hence it is compared to the cutting off of right hands, and the plucking out of right eyes. Lusts that pretend to be useful to the state and condition of men, that are pleasant and satisfactory to the flesh, will not be mortified without such a violence as the whole soul shall be deeply sensible of.

— John Owen

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