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What was Jesus First Miracle?

The story of Jesus' first miracle is found in the gospel of John, chapter 2. The wedding scene is the first time that we hear about Jesus changing water into wine during his ministry (John 2:1-11). The Greek word translated as "belief" in the New Testament comes from two words that mean "to be persuaded." This miracle has far-reaching implications for what it means to believe in Jesus.
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What is the Longest Chapter in the Bible?

Reading scripture is the single greatest privilege of any one who follows the man who hung between two criminals. When going through the Bible, what is the longest chapter? Why is it so long? These are the questions for today's post.
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Is Cursing a Sin? The Answer May Surprise You

My oldest son has just now entered High school and recently he had a discussion centered around cussing. For him, as he has gotten older, there has been months (if not years) where he wouldnÔÇÖt hear a cuss word. Now, the opposite seems true. He cannot go a day without hearing one. For this reason I sought to look for Biblical answers to a very common question, and today I want to share that knowledge.
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What Does "Being Hidden In Christ" Mean?

A believerÔÇÖs true identity is not based on the things that he does, but on the fact that he has been hidden with Christ in God. Today, we unpack what this looks like and how we can daily hide ourselves in the man who hung between two criminals.
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What Does "Blessed Are Those Who Hunger and Thirst for Righteousness" Really Mean?

What if a believer's hunger and thirst for God's righteousness was so strong that it compelled them to live it out in every area of their life? The answer to this question is not only possible, but todayÔÇÖs post will show you how to get there.
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My Sheep Hear My Voice Meaning 

"My sheep hear my voice" is a direct statement from Jesus on the type of relationship his follower's experience. But how does on actually hear from God? It is audible? We dive into these questions and much more in...
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Spiritual Warfare: How Jesus Fought Satan Through God's Word

For many Christians, the subject of spiritual warfare (or any other evil in the heavens scenario) is way too far out there for them to think about. For others, it is a subject that they educate themselves to fill their daily obsession. I believe both..
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Solving For Spiritual Warfare: 25 Life Giving Scriptures

Jesus, before he even performed his first miracle, was already engaged in spiritual warfare in Matthew 4. As Christians, we will be faced with the same battle if we intend to wholeheartedly follow all that God has planned