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I’ll See You Next Year! | Taking Short Break

I hope everyone had a beautiful Christmas celebration, for those who celebrate. I will be taking this week off and I will return next year, which is next week, haha! This is a very small thing, but I’m excited to share the new featured image for Community Prayer. It will mark our 4th year of… Continue reading I’ll See You Next Year! | Taking Short Break

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Merry Christmas | 4 Titles of Jesus

Merry Christmas! I recently finished a series on the 4 names given to Jesus in Isaiah 9:06. You can check them out here. Wonderful Counselor | Christmas Study Mighty God | Christmas Study Everlasting Father | Christmas Study Prince of Peace | Christmas Study This year I read a chapter of Luke each day for… Continue reading Merry Christmas | 4 Titles of Jesus

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Mystery of Christmas (John MacArthur)

(Updated: January 12th, 2022) “There are paradoxes around Christmas.” - John MacArthur Christ and Santa. Completely different. “Santa Claus gives you what you want because you deserve it. Jesus Christ gives you what you need even though you don’t deserve it.” - John MacArthur What is the mystery of Christmas? Pastor John begins by pointing… Continue reading Mystery of Christmas (John MacArthur)

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Prince of Peace | Christmas Study

I thought for this year I’d like to spend some time looking at a few titles given to Christ in Isaiah 9:06.  (ESV) Isaiah 9:06, “For to us a child is born, to us a son is given; and the government shall be upon his shoulder, and his name shall be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty… Continue reading Prince of Peace | Christmas Study

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The Progressive Disease of Spiritual Deception in Our Time (Gregory Reid)

Amy, over on her site Berean Research, shared an article written by Gregory Reid about how New Age ideas have slowly been creeping into our churches. Recently on my blog, I’ve been sharing how emotionalism and subjectivity are being used against Christians to deceive them. Gregory knows all too well the net being cast at… Continue reading The Progressive Disease of Spiritual Deception in Our Time (Gregory Reid)

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The Theology of Christmas (John MacArthur)

(Updated: January 12th, 2022) The theology of Christmas is the Gospel message, and it’s important every Christian understand. Pastor John MacArthur focuses on Philippians 2:05-11. Jesus Christ is God and He is Lord. Pastor MacArthur says this is the theology of Christmas. 1. He abandoned a sovereign position Christ was, is, and will forever be… Continue reading The Theology of Christmas (John MacArthur)

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What Are The Origins Of Christmas? Is It Pagan? Talking With Historian, Bill Federer | Melissa Dougherty

(Updated: January 12th, 2022) “Love must be voluntarily.” - Bill Federer There are a lot of Christmas traditions that get discussed in this interview. While many want to say Christmas is pagan, for x, y, z reasons, it’s refreshing to learn how many of these traditions come from the desire to not forget the importance… Continue reading What Are The Origins Of Christmas? Is It Pagan? Talking With Historian, Bill Federer | Melissa Dougherty

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Everlasting Father | Christmas Study

I thought for this year I’d like to spend some time looking at a few titles given to Christ in Isaiah 9:06.  (ESV) Isaiah 9:06, “For to us a child is born, to us a son is given; and the government shall be upon his shoulder, and his name shall be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty… Continue reading Everlasting Father | Christmas Study

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Is Christmas Wrong? Ways To Think About Christmas

If you do want to comment about a particular view you have, I recommend clicking the link and reading the article so you know my perspective. 🙂 I know a red button topic 😅 but it is important to think about these things. Over on my main blog, Inside Cup, I shared a list of… Continue reading Is Christmas Wrong? Ways To Think About Christmas

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God With Us (Voddie Baucham) | Alternative Title- I Know How To Make Y’All Burn Down That Tree

(Updated: January 12th, 2022) “People love Jesus, as long as we don’t define who He is.” -Voddie Baucham Christmas has become deluded. Voddie points out when we argue that Christ is God Incarnate, people will struggle. Voddie begins in Galatians Ch. 4, which speaks of the adoption we have in Christ to God. Jesus is… Continue reading God With Us (Voddie Baucham) | Alternative Title- I Know How To Make Y’All Burn Down That Tree