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“The Disciple’s Character: Persecuted” (Matthew 5:10-12 sermon)

Henry Blackaby, the author of Experiencing God, one time prayed a prayer that many of us have perhaps prayed at one time or another: “Lord, make me like You.” But Blackaby shared that when he prayed those words, God directed … Continue reading

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Reproached for Righteousness

In Psalm 69:10-11 David laments: “When I wept in my soul with fasting, it became my reproach. When I made sackcloth my clothing, I became a byword to them.” One would like to think that when you humble yourself, and … Continue reading

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