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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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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Nov 27

“Doing the Impossible in Love Makes Everything Possible to Live Biblically for Christ Not Yourself”

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November 27, 2017 By Paul J Banta Galatians 5:19-24 says,” When you follow the desires of your sinful nature, the results are very clear: sexual immorality, impurity, lustful pleasures, idolatry, sorcery, hostility, quarreling, jealousy, outbursts of anger, selfish ambition, dissension, division, envy drunkenness, wild parties, and other sins like these. Let me tell you…

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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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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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Oct 9

Did You Ever Wonder or Think About How Others Perceive Your Very Character on and off the Field?

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October 9, 2017 By Paul J Banta “But when the time of perfection comes, these partial things will become useless. When I was a child, I spoke and thought and reasoned as a child. But when I grew up, I put away childish things.  Now we see things imperfectly, like puzzling reflections in a…

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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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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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