Nov 20

“Perform or Perish”

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November 20, 2017 By Paul J Banta 1 Thessalonians 5:12-24 says, “Honor those who are your leaders in the Lord’s work. They work hard among you and give you spiritual guidance.  Show them great respect and wholehearted love because of their work. And live peacefully with each other. Brothers and sisters, we urge you…

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Oct 16

Whatever You Have, Wherever You Are, You Can Make It All Happen Because the One Who Makes You Who You Are

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October 16 By Paul J Banta Philippians 4:10-14 says, “I’m glad in God, far happier than you would ever guess—happy that you’re again showing such strong concern for me. Not that you ever quit praying and thinking about me. You just had no chance to show it. Actually, I don’t have a sense…

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Oct 2

“Realize that Personal Failures Can Be a Catalyst to Move Your Life Forward and Upward Through Confession”

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October 2, 2017 Paul J Banta 1 John 1:8-10 says, “If we claim we have no sin, we are only fooling ourselves and not living in the truth.  But if we confess our sins to Him, He is faithful and just to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all wickedness.  If…

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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 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 7

Where You Are Living Is Not Your Real Home and If You Do Not Believe This Check Out Today’s Scriptures

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August 7, 2017 by Paul J Banta “Friends, this world is not your home, so don’t make yourselves cozy in it. Don’t indulge your ego at the expense of your soul. Live an exemplary life among the natives so that your actions will refute their prejudices. Then they’ll be won over to God’s…

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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 17

You Are Called to A Holy Life Style and Serve the Lord with a Holy Calling and If You Do Not Forget Your Future in Heaven

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July 17, 2017 by Paul J Banta “God has called us to live holy lives, not impure lives. Therefore, anyone who refuses to live by these rules is not disobeying human teaching but is rejecting God, who gives his Holy Spirit to you.” – 1 Thessalonians 4:7-8 (NLT) “Then the King will turn to…

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Jun 29

God While Using Your Trusting Faith and His Abiding Strength Will Become a Success Story Through You for Your Players

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June 29, 2107 By Paul J Banta I know how to live on almost nothing or with everything. I have learned the secret of living in every situation, whether it is with a full stomach or empty, with plenty or little for I can do everything through Christ who gives me strength.  Even…

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