Mar 18

“Let Me Compete All Out For You My Lord and With All My Strength That Is Backed Up By the Empowering of Your Spirit In Me!”

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March 18, 2019 By Paul Banta Psalm 139:19 – 24 says, “O God, if only you would destroy the wicked! Get out of my life, you murderers! They blaspheme you; your enemies misuse your name. O Lord, shouldn’t I hate those who hate you? Shouldn’t I despise those who oppose you? Yes, I hate them with total hatred, for your enemies…

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Mar 8

“The Power of the Holy Spirit Living Inside You Is Special Because You Have Been Made Right With God!”

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March 25, 2019 By Paul Banta Romans 8:6-10 says, “So, letting your sinful nature control your mind leads to death. But letting the Spirit control your mind leads to life and peace.  For the sinful nature is always hostile to God. It never did obey God’s laws, and it never will.  That’s why those who…

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Feb 11

“You Have Been Sifted and Sorted Out By Jesus Your Lord and Savior For Serving Your Heavenly Father!”

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February 11, 2019 By Paul Banta Luke 22:31-32 says, “’Simon, Simon, Satan has asked to sift each of you like wheat.  But I have pleaded in prayer for you, Simon, that your faith should not fail. So, when you have repented and turned to me again, strengthen your brothers.”  Peter said, “Lord, I am…

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Dec 3

“How Do You Go About Combating Against The Power of The Dark Side of This World To Win Your Battles?”

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December 3, 2018 By Paul J. Banta Ephesians 6:10-14 says, “A final word: Be strong in the Lord and in His mighty power.  Put on all of God’s armor so that you will be able to stand firm against all strategies of the devil.  For we are not fighting against flesh-and-blood enemies, but against evil rulers…

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Nov 26

“Who Will You Allow With Your Freedom of Choice To Direct Your Paths?”

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November 26, 2018 By Paul J. Banta 2 Corinthians 10:3-8 says, “We are human, but we don’t wage war as humans do. We use God’s mighty weapons, not worldly weapons, to knock down the strongholds of human reasoning and to destroy false arguments.  We destroy every proud obstacle that keeps people from knowing God. We…

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Oct 29

“How Powerful and Competent Are You Doing This Game for Him?”

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October 29, 2018 By Paul J. Banta 1 Corinthians 10:12-13 says, “So, if you think you are standing firm, be careful that you don’t fall! No temptation has seized you except what is common to man. And God is faithful; He will not let you be tempted beyond what you can bear. But when…

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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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Jan 12

“When You Coach Your Players and Deal with Others in the Game Be Filled with and Use Integrity”

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January 12, 2018 By Paul J Banta 2 Thessalonians 3:10-15 says, “Even while we were with you, we gave you this command: “Those unwilling to work will not get to eat.”  Yet we hear that some of you are living idle lives, refusing to work and meddling in another people’s business.  We command such…

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Oct 30

Your Heavenly Father Who Conceived You in Love Will Empower You With the Holy Spirit’s Help When You Ask Him

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October 30, 2017 By Paul J Banta Luke 11:9-13 says, “Here’s what I’m saying: Ask and you’ll get; Seek and you’ll find; Knock and the door will open. “Don’t bargain with God. Be direct. Ask for what you need. This is not a cat-and-mouse, hide-and-seek game we’re in. If your little boy asks for a serving of…

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Oct 23

Keep a Cool Head and Stay Alert Because the Devil is Poised to Try and Pounce on You and Crush You

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October 23, 2017 By Paul J Banta 1 Peter 5:6-10 says, “Humble yourselves, therefore, under God’s mighty hand, that he may lift you up in due time. Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you. Be alert and of sober mind. Your enemy the devil prowls around like a roaring lion looking for someone to devour. Resist…

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