Jul 24

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

Posted by Paul Banta

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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Jun 8

What Are Your Eyes Looking at and Are They Being Influential with God’s Vision for Your Life?

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June 8, 2017 By Paul J Banta “Therefore, since we are surrounded by such a huge crowd of witnesses to the life of faith, let us strip off every weight that slows us down, especially the sin that so easily trips us up. And let us run with endurance the race God has…

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Jun 1

You Need to Get Serious About Using Your Faith and Live It Out by the Empowering of the Holy Spirit of God that Lives Inside You

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June 1, 2017 by Paul J Banta “Faith shows the reality of what we hope for; it is the evidence of things we cannot see.  Through their faith, the people in days of old earned a good reputation. By faith we understand that the entire universe was formed at God’s command, that what we now…

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May 29

“We Need to Give Up Control and Make Necessary Changes to Serve the Lord Better Than Ever”

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May 29, 2017 by Paul J Banta Zechariah 4:6 says, “Then he said to me, “This is what the Lord says to Zerubbabel: It is not by force nor by strength, but by my Spirit, says the Lord of Heaven’s Armies.” (NLT) What in heaven’s name are you holding on to and trying…

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Apr 10

“God Wants You to Serve Him and He Will Bless You”

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April 10, 2017 by Paul J Banta Proverbs 3:5–8 says, “Trust in the Lord with all your heart; do not depend on your own understanding. Seek His will in all you do, and He will show you which path to take. Don’t be impressed with your own wisdom. Instead, fear the Lord and turn away from evil. Then you will have healing for…

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Mar 22

“Integrity Means That You Follow What God Says In His Word and Stick It Out”

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March 22, 2017 by Paul J Banta Psalm 15:1-5 says, “Who may worship in your sanctuary, Lord? Who may enter your presence on your holy hill??Those who lead blameless lives and do what is right,?speaking the truth from sincere hearts.?Those who refuse to gossip?or harm their neighbors?or speak evil of their friends.?Those who…

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Mar 8

“Will You Defend Your Integrity Until You See Jesus Face To Face?”

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March 8, 2017 by Paul J Banta Job 27:3-6 says, “As long as I live,?while I have breath from God,?my lips will speak no evil,?and my tongue will speak no lies.?I will never concede that you are right;?I will defend my integrity until I die.?I will maintain my innocence without wavering.?My conscience is…

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Nov 1

“Who Is Molding Your Career In This Game?”

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November 1, 2016 By Paul Banta Romans 12:2-4 says, “Don’t copy the behavior and customs of this world, but let God transform you into a new person by changing the way you think. Then you will learn to know God’s will for you, which is good and pleasing and perfect. Because of the…

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Oct 15

“Surrendering So You Can Serve Your Lord Better”

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October 15, 2016 By Paul Banta Philippians 2:4-8 says, “Don’t look out only for your own interests, but take an interest in others, too. You must have the same attitude that Christ Jesus had. Though he was God, he did not think of equality with God as something to cling to. Instead, he…

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Oct 8

“Are You Kidding I Must Surrender First?”

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October 8, 2016 By Paul Banta Romans 12:1-2 says, “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…

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