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“Where Their Worm does not Die”

“And if your eye causes you to sin, tear it out. It is better for you to enter the kingdom of God with one eye than with two eyes to be thrown into hell, ‘where their worm does not die … Continue reading

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Skandalı́zō

““Whoever causes one of these little ones who believe in me to sin, it would be better for him if a great millstone were hung around his neck and he were thrown into the sea.” (Mark 9:42, ESV) In the … Continue reading

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Jesus Really Really Wants to Keep you out of Hell.

“And if your hand causes you to sin, cut it off. It is better for you to enter life crippled than with two hands to go to hell, to the unquenchable fire.” (Mark 9:43, ESV) We are in Mark 9.42-50 … Continue reading

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When “Someone” Surprises You

“John said to him, “Teacher, we saw someone casting out demons in your name, and we tried to stop him, because he was not following us.” But Jesus said, “Do not stop him, for no one who does a mighty … Continue reading

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“We Groan”

“For in this tent we groan, longing to put on our heavenly dwelling,” (2 Corinthians 5:2, ESV) The longer we live in this world, the more clear it becomes that there is something wrong with it.  Through life experience, through … Continue reading

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“Swallowed up by Life”

“For while we are still in this tent, we groan, being burdened—not that we would be unclothed, but that we would be further clothed, so that what is mortal may be swallowed up by life.” (2 Corinthians 5:4, ESV) I … Continue reading

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“For We Know”

“For we know that if the tent that is our earthly home is destroyed, we have a building from God, a house not made with hands, eternal in the heavens.” (2 Corinthians 5:1, ESV) I’m  working on a sermon on … Continue reading

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