Nov 13

It Would Be a Great Thing That Whatever You Requested from Jesus Your Father in Heaven Will Give You Your Request

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November 13, 2017 By Paul J Banta John 14:12 says, “Believe me: I am in my Father and my Father is in me. If you can’t believe that, believe what you see—these works. The person who trusts me will not only do what I’m doing but even greater things, because I, on my…

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Nov 6

The Holy Spirit Actually Lives Inside You as a Born Again Christian Guiding and Directing Your Path

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November 6, 2017 By Paul J Banta Proverbs 3:5-7 says, “Trust God from the bottom of your heart; don’t try to figure out everything on your own. Listen for God’s voice in everything you do, everywhere you go; He’s the one who will keep you on track. Don’t assume that you know it all.  Run…

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Oct 9

Did You Ever Wonder or Think About How Others Perceive Your Very Character on and off the Field?

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October 9, 2017 By Paul J Banta “But when the time of perfection comes, these partial things will become useless. When I was a child, I spoke and thought and reasoned as a child. But when I grew up, I put away childish things.  Now we see things imperfectly, like puzzling reflections in a…

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Sep 8

“Those Who Trust in the Lord Will Find New Strength and They Will Soar High On Wings Like Eagles”

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September 8, 2017 by Paul J Banta “Have you never heard? Have you never understood? The Lord is the everlasting God, the Creator of all the earth. He never grows weak or weary. No one can measure the depths of His understanding. He gives power to the weak and strength to the powerless. Even youths will become weak and tired, and young…

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Sep 1

“It Is the Sin Living in Me That Makes Me Do What I Should Not Be Doing Even Though I Want to Do Right”

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September 1, 2017 by Paul J Banta “I don’t really understand myself, for I want to do what is right, but I don’t do it. Instead, I do what I hate. But if I know that what I am doing is wrong, this shows that I agree that the law is good.  So, I am…

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Aug 28

“Changes in Your Life Will Occur as the Holy Spirit Gives You His Characteristics So You Can Serve the Lord Better”

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August 28, 2017 by Paul J Banta “I don’t mean to say that I have already achieved these things or that I have already reached perfection. But I press on to possess that perfection for which Christ Jesus first possessed me.  No, dear brothers and sisters, I have not achieved it, but I focus…

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Aug 14

“Know How the Holy Spirit Can Impact You to Better Live Out Your Christianity With Purpose”

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August 14, 2017 by Paul J Banta “And so, dear brothers and sisters, I plead with you to give your bodies to God because of all He has done for you. Let them be a living and holy sacrifice—the kind He will find acceptable. This is truly the way to worship Him.” – Romans…

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Jul 31

Who Really Are You Identify with as a Follower of Jesus Christ and What Do You Look Like to Non-Christians?

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July 31, 2017 By Paul J Banta “You are coming to Christ, who is the living cornerstone of God’s temple. He was rejected by people, but He was chosen by God for great honor. And you are living stones that God is building into His spiritual temple. What’s more, you are His holy priests. Through…

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Jul 24

What Are You Doing to Develop Yourself as that Holy Character the Lord Wants You to Be?

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July 24, 2017 by Paul J Banta “Because we have these promises, dear friends, let us cleanse ourselves from everything that can defile our body or spirit. And let us work toward complete holiness because we fear God.” – 2 Corinthians 7:1 For all that is said about God’s grace, mercy, and love…

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Jul 10

Remember that Eternity Awaits You and God Has Your Life on This Earth Planned Out for Eternal Purposes So What Are You Doing About It?

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July 10, 2017 by Paul J Banta “God saved you by His grace when you believed. And you can’t take credit for this; it is a gift from God.  Salvation is not a reward for the good things we have done, so none of us can boast about it. For we are God’s…

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