Category Archives: Righteous Living

I am Barabbas

       Several years ago I was doing a Bible study and learned that all four Gospels record the prisoner exchange between a notorious criminal named Barabbas and the Lord Jesus (Matt. 27:16-26; Mark. 15:7-15; Luke 23:18; John 18:40).  Barabbas was … Continue reading

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Choosing Righteous Friends

       Making friends is common to humanity, as God created to us to have relationships with others.  However, because man is inherently sinful and lives in a system with values set against God, believers should be wise regarding who they … Continue reading

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A Primer on Christian Separation

       Christians are people who have trusted Christ as their Savior and received the gift of eternal life (John 3:16; 10:28; Acts 4:12; 16:31; Eph. 2:8-9). The local church is a group of Christians who have assembled together for Bible … Continue reading

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Love Your Enemies

Jesus told His disciples to “love your enemies” and to “do good to those who hate you” (Luke 6:27). As a Christian, I’ve often wrestled with the command to love my enemies. It does not come naturally or easily.  Biblical … Continue reading

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Choose a Christian Spouse

     The spiritual life advances in a unique direction when a husband and wife are growing together in the Lord.  The spiritual marriage consists of two believers who consistently submit to God the Holy Spirit and permit Him to … Continue reading

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