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The Gift of Prophecy Today Is No Threat and Very Important!

by Max Aplin In 1 Corinthians 12:8-10, in his discussion of spiritual gifts, the apostle Paul tells the church in Corinth: ‘8 For to one is given a word of wisdom through the Spirit, and to another a word of … Continue reading

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Two Things about Atheism That Everyone Should Consider

Two Things about Atheism That Everyone Should Consider by Max Aplin I recently saw a short TV interview of the well known atheist apologist, Richard Dawkins. He made some of the usual points that he makes when discussing religion, and … Continue reading

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The Good-O-Meter

Have you ever wondered if you are a good person?  Watch this video. You may be surprised with the answer you find.  

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Why is Good Friday called Good Friday?

By Andy Arvai Why is Good Friday called Good Friday? A man dyeing on a cross in horrible pain being left alone to die hardly sounds like ANYTHING good. For mankind however, it is the greatest thing we can have … Continue reading

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The Holy Spirit, Non-Apostles and Laying On Hands

by Max Aplin In Hebrews 6:1-2 we read: ‘1 Therefore, let us leave the basic teaching about the Messiah and be carried forward to maturity, not again laying a foundation of repentance from dead actions and faith in God, 2 … Continue reading

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How and Why We Should Rejoice in the Lord

by Max Aplin   It may come as some surprise that in his letter to the Philippians Paul can be found telling his readers: Rejoice in the Lord always; again I will say rejoice (Phil 4:4). Is joy not simply a … Continue reading

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What Does 1 John Mean When It Says That Christians Do Not and Cannot Sin?

by Max Aplin The letter of 1 John says some striking things about the relationship of Christians to sin. 1 John 3:6 states: ‘No one who abides in Him [Jesus] sins.  No one who sins has seen Him or known … Continue reading

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Beware of Slipping Away from Believing in the Authority of the Bible

by Max Aplin  You will often hear fundamentalist Christians lamenting that many Christians today are slipping away from believing in the authority of the Bible.  They point out that when Christians adopt non-fundamentalist views on things, they often end up … Continue reading

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Why Does the New Testament Never Condemn Slavery?

by Max Aplin  It seems clear that some non-Christians are put off the Christian faith by what they see as immoral attitudes in the early church towards slavery. Many seem to think that first century Christians usually approved of the … Continue reading

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Prayer Works Wonders

by Daniel Dela Dunoo Prayer basically refers to communication with a deity. In the Christian context, prayer essentially refers to communication with God. It is the Christian view of prayer that will be the focus of this post. Prayer may … Continue reading

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