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 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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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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Nov 13

“Being Faithful to the Power of Christ Living Inside You Will Develop Your Faith and You Will Have Great Joy and Peace”

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November 13, 2017 By Paul J Banta John 16:22-24 says, “So, you have sorrow now, but I will see you again; then you will rejoice, and no one can rob you of that joy.  At that time, you won’t need to ask me for anything. I tell you the truth, you will ask the…

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Oct 23

“Your Faith Alone Will Not Provide You with Achieving Your Goals in the Game of Life”

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November 6, 2017 By Paul J Banta James 2:14-20 says, “Dear friends, do you think you’ll get anywhere in this if you learn all the right words but never do anything? Does merely talking about faith indicate that a person really has it? For instance, you come upon an old friend dressed in…

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Sep 22

“Do You Believe That God Has Given You an Amazing Inheritance?”

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September 22, 2017 Paul J Banta “This letter is from Simon Peter, a slave and apostle of Jesus Christ. I am writing to you who share the same precious faith we have. This faith was given to you because of the justice and fairness of Jesus Christ, our God and Savior. May God give…

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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 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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