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3 Common Misconceptions of Calvinism

Calvinism.  What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you hear that term? If you’re not Reformed, you probably think of predestination or John Calvin. Or maybe you think of close-minded Christians or a cruel God or whatever. As a Reformed Christian myself, I’m

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Why Your Deeds Are Not Like Filthy Rags

Why Your Deeds Are Not Like Filthy Rags

Are your deeds like filthy rags? One of the most misused, misquoted, and misunderstood Scriptures in the Bible comes from Isaiah 64:6, where Isaiah writes, “We all have become like one who is unclean, and all our righteous deeds are like a polluted garment.” Many

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A Theological Answer To Your Anxiety

I’m not talking about clinical anxiety in which counsel from a medical professional is needed. Instead, I’m referring to the anxiety of not trusting God. We all have struggled with it. We might know why practically, but do we understand why theologically? There are many

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Why Did Jesus Weep?

I do not think Jesus wept because Lazarus was dead. In his book,Your Jesus Is Too Safe, (great book!), Jared C. Wilson, one of the most popular Christian bloggers in the world, writes, “The shortest verse in the Bible, John 11:35, tells us simply that

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All Sins Are Not The Same

In a noble attempt to be biblically faithful and theologically accurate, I often hear Christians say something along the lines of, “All sins are the same in God’s eyes. Whether you murder twelve people or think about murdering one person, to God, it’s all the

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