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Old Glory: Long May She Wave—Correctly

My wife was driving one morning when we passed through Silver City, New Mexico. I noticed that the flag in front of an elementary school was flying upside down. I asked my wife to turn around so that we could find out what was happening at that school....

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Damning Proof

I cannot prove the existence of God. There. I said it.But let me be clear: I can point to evidence that suggests a Creator....

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I’m Redeemed

The message proclaimed clearly in the book of Romans is that "all are under sin"; "there is none righteous, no not one" (Rom. 3:9-10). Our sins have separated us from God and due to the curse placed on Adam, mankind suffers the consequence of death, "And so death passed upon all men, for that all have sinned" (Isaiah 59:1-2; Genesis 3:1-24 & Romans 5:12). Man is in desperate need of redemption and...

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What’s In a Name?

"Are you Jasper McClellan's son?" "Si, Senor," I would reply. "Please honor us by having supper with us tonight!"So it went in town after Mexican town. It seemed that my father was known in nearly every village, town and city in Mexico as he purchased more than 300 properties and supervised the construction of 30 churches and as many schools. I came along later as an instructional supervisor of...

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“Believe Not Every Spirit”

"1 Beloved, believe not every spirit, but try the spirits whether they are of God:because many false prophets are gone out into the world. " 1 Jn. 4:1This is how to test the spirits:"2 Hereby know ye the Spirit of God:Every spirit that confesseth that Jesus Christ is come in the flesh is of God:3 And every spirit that confesseth not that Jesus Christ is come in the flesh is not of God:and this is...

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Learning To Walk In Wisdom

Wisdom is the power of right judgment or the ability to discern any situation and know what to do. Wisdom is the ability to see how a particular course of action will turn out in the long run. Imagine the happiness and success you could have with a good dose of wisdom (Proverbs 3:13). The book of Proverbs is insightful because it offers wisdom about all of the practical affairs of life. The...

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