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A House in Heaven

“2 Cor. 5:1 ‘For we know that if the earthly tent which is our house is torn down, we have a building from God, a house not made with hands, eternal in the heavens.’ The simple idea is that the … Continue reading

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Afflictions Viewed in Light of Eternity

In 2 Corinthians 4:17 Paul talks about viewing his affliction as light and momentary. “His afflictions were not light in the sense of giving little pain. The Bible does not teach, either by precept or example, that Christians are to … Continue reading

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We Faint Not

“2 Cor. 4:16 ‘For which cause we faint not; but though our outward man perish, yet the inward is renewed day by day.’ For which cause, that is, because we are sure of a glorious resurrection, and are satisfied that … Continue reading

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Beholding His Glory

“We have here the effect of turning to the Lord. We are delivered from the law, we are made free, we are introduced into the presence of the Lord, and enabled to behold his glory. …We are transformed into the … Continue reading

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Power to Save

“God has power to save, whenever he chooses to exert it. Sometimes his omnipotence seems to slumber, but when he stirs it up, all enemies flee, stand aghast, or are consumed. …Children should be taught and encouraged to cry mightily … Continue reading

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God Is In History

“While we should neither deny nor forget any of the attributes of God, we should specially call to mind the gentleness and lovingkindness of God in times of our deep affliction. Then too we should recall and revive the memory … Continue reading

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God Commands All

“God commands the hosts of the starry worlds, the vast armies of angels and of saints in glory, the great armies of men on earth, and the vast array of causes at work in all worlds. This great God is … Continue reading

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