Jun 11

“Not by Brute Force but by the Love Christ Has and the Strengthening He Gives Us Through His Holy Spirit Will Your Life Be an Open Door!”

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June 11, 2018 By Paul Banta Ephesians 3:14-21 says, “My response is to get down on my knees before the Father, this magnificent Father who parcels out all heaven and earth.  I ask Him to strengthen you by His Spirit—not a brute strength but a glorious inner strength—that Christ will live in you…

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Jun 4

“Are You Being Empowered by the Holy Spirit Living Inside You to Run the Race God Designed for You? “

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June 4, 2018 By Paul Banta Colossians 1:9-12 says, “Be assured that from the first day we heard of you, we haven’t stopped praying for you, asking God to give you wise minds and spirits attuned to His will, and so acquire a thorough understanding of the ways in which God works. We…

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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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May 14

“Where Do You Obtain Your Wisdom and Are You Using Wisdom That Comes From Heaven?”

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May 14, 2018 By Paul J Banta James 3:13-18 says, “Who is wise and understanding among you? Let them show it by their good life, by deeds done in the humility that comes from wisdom.  But if you harbor bitter envy and selfish ambition in your hearts, do not boast about it or…

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May 7

“Are You a World Class Coach Doing Worldly Stuff or Heavenly Coach Doing Heavenly Things?”

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May 7, 2018 By Paul J Banta Philippians 1:6 and 9–11 say, “There has never been the slightest doubt in my mind that the God who started this great work in you would keep at it and bring it to a flourishing finish on the very day Christ Jesus appears. So, this is…

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Apr 16

“What Are the Secret Desires of Your Heart and Are You Ready to Receive Them by Totally Trusting in the Lord?”

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April 16, 2018 By Paul J Banta Psalm 37:3-8 says, ” Trust in the Lord and do good. Then you will live safely in the land and prosper. Take delight in the Lord, and He will give you your heart’s desires. Commit everything you do to the Lord. Trust him, and He will help you. He will make your innocence…

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Apr 9

“God Has Showered Grace and Kindness Upon You So You Can Join Him in the Work Divinely Designed for You”

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April 9, 2018 By Paul Banta Ephesians 2:7-10 says, “Now God has us where He wants us, with all the time in this world and the next to shower grace and kindness upon us in Christ Jesus. Saving is all His idea, and all His work. All we do is trust Him enough to…

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Mar 19

“Let Every Detail in Your Life Given from the Lord Be Done in the Name of the Master So You Can Have Peace of Mind and Heart”

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March 19, 2018 By Paul Banta Colossians 3:12-17 says, “So, chosen by God for this new life of love, dress in the wardrobe God picked out for you: compassion, kindness, humility, quiet strength, discipline. Be even-tempered, content with second place, quick to forgive an offense. Forgive as quickly and completely as the Master…

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Feb 5

“You Must Have the Same Attitude that Christ Jesus Had When You Are Coaching and Leading Others in This Game”

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February 5, 2018 By Paul J Banta Philippians 2:1-5 says, “Is there any encouragement from belonging to Christ? Any comfort from His love? Any fellowship together in the Spirit? Are your hearts tender and compassionate? Then make me truly happy by agreeing wholeheartedly with each other, loving one another, and working together with one…

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Jan 22

“Should You Be Living for Yourself or Your Savior Jesus Christ the Son of God?”

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January 22, 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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