May 28

“Are You Using the Grace That the Lord Gives You to Overcome Who He Has Planned You To Be?”

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May 28, 2018 By Paul J Banta 2 Corinthians 12:7-10 says, “To keep me from becoming conceited because of these surpassingly great revelations, there was given me a thorn in my flesh, a messenger of Satan, to torment me. Three times I pleaded with the Lord to take it away from me. But…

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Mar 26

“If You Hate Anyone It Is Like Murdering Them and You Know No Murderers Get a Chance to Experience Eternal Life Without Christ”

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March 26, 2018 By Paul J Banta 1 John 3:13-21 say, “Do not be surprised, my brothers and sisters, if the world hates you.  We know that we have passed from death to life, because we love each other. Anyone who does not love remains in death.  Anyone who hates a brother or sister is a murderer, and you…

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Feb 12

“The Best Coach You Will Every Have Is the Lord for He Is Your Rock and Rescuer and He Will Give You Victory”

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February 12, 2018 By Paul J Banta Psalm 144:1-11 says, “Praise the Lord, who is my rock. He trains my hands for war and gives my fingers skill for battle. He is my loving ally and my fortress, my tower of safety, my rescuer. He is my shield, and I take refuge in him.  He makes the nations submit to…

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Jan 15

“The More We Become Imitators of Jesus the More We Will Serve and Disciple Others Biblically”

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January 15, 2018 By Paul J Banta Acts 20:22-24 says, “But there is urgency before me now. I feel compelled to go to Jerusalem. I’m completely in the dark about what will happen when I get there. I do know that it won’t be any picnic, for the Holy Spirit has let me…

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Dec 18

“You Have Been Premade and Shaped to Be Just Like Jesus and That Really Matters to Your Heavenly Father “

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December 18, 2017 By Paul J Banta Romans 8:29-30 says, “From the distant past, His eternal love reached into the future. You see, He knew those who would be His one day, and He chose them beforehand to be conformed to the image of His Son so that Jesus would be the firstborn of…

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Dec 11

“The Coach Always Creates a Successful Environment for Their Players Allowing Them to Go Forward “

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December 11, 2017 By Paul J Banta Romans 14:17-19 says, “For the Kingdom of God is not a matter of what we eat or drink, but of living a life of goodness and peace and joy in the Holy Spirit.  If you serve Christ with this attitude, you will please God, and others will…

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Sep 15

“Your God Never Fails and His Great Love for You Is Part of His Not Failing You So Where Do You stand In All of This Great Love?”

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September 15, 2017 by Paul J Banta “Because of the LORD’s great love, we are not consumed, for His compassions never fail. They are new every morning; great is your faithfulness. I say to myself, ‘The LORD is my portion; therefore, I will wait for Him.’ The LORD is good to those whose…

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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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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 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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