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7 Spiritual Tests

The book of 1 John was written for four stated purposes: (1) “that your joy may be full” (1:4); (2) “so that you may not sin” (2:1); (3) “concerning those who try to deceive you” (2:26); (4) “that you may … Continue reading

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The Seven “I Am’s”: The Vine

“I am the vine, my Father is the Vinedresser… I am the vine, you are the branches” (Jn. 15:1-5). The words were said on the night Jesus would be arrested.  Judas already had left, having found opportunity for Jesus’ arrest … Continue reading

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