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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Apr 2

“Live Well but Coach Wisely with the Real Wisdom God Wants You Have Characterizing Your Life So You Will Get Along with Others”

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April 2, 2018 By Paul J Banta James 3:13-18 says, “ Do you want to be counted wise, to build a reputation for wisdom? Here’s what you do: Live well, live wisely, live humbly. It’s the way you live, not the way you talk, that counts. Mean-spirited ambition isn’t wisdom. Boasting that you are…

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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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Feb 5

“You Must Have the Same Attitude that Christ Jesus Had When You Are Coaching and Leading Others in This Game”

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February 5, 2018 By Paul J Banta Philippians 2:1-5 says, “Is there any encouragement from belonging to Christ? Any comfort from His love? Any fellowship together in the Spirit? Are your hearts tender and compassionate? Then make me truly happy by agreeing wholeheartedly with each other, loving one another, and working together with one…

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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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Jun 15

You Will Not Be Able to Influence Others for Christ Without Intentionally Serving Him by Using Your Faith that He Prepared and Designed to Fit Your Personality

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June 15, 2017 By Paul J Banta “Beware of false prophets who come disguised as harmless sheep but are really vicious wolves.  You can identify them by their fruit, that is, by the way they act. Can you pick grapes from thorn bushes, or figs from thistles?7 A good tree produces good fruit, and a…

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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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May 15

“God Needs You Big Time To Serve Him The Way He Designed Your Path In This Game”

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May 15, 2017 by Paul J Banta Romans 12:9-13 says, “Don’t just pretend to love others. Really love them. Hate what is wrong. Hold tightly to what is good.  Love each other with genuine affection, and take delight in honoring each other.  Never be lazy, but work hard and serve the Lord enthusiastically.…

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Apr 24

“Maturing Your Faith Is Required for Serving the Lord”

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April 24, 2017 by Paul  J Banta 2 Timothy 4:6-8 says, “As for me, my life has already been poured out as an offering to God. The time of my death is near.  I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, and I have remained faithful.  And now the prize awaits me—the…

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Mar 29

God Will Never Be Disappointed In You If Coach With Integrity

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March 29, 2017 by Paul J Banta Proverbs 11:2-5 says, “When pride comes, then comes disgrace,?but with humility comes wisdom. The integrity of the upright guides them,?but the unfaithful are destroyed by their duplicity. Wealth is worthless in the day of wrath,?but righteousness delivers from death.?The righteousness of the blameless makes their paths…

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