Category: Renew

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First, count the cost of following Jesus

Jesus warns everyone to not begin a relationship with Him until we have fully understood the personal cost that we have to pay each day. This is not the teaching of Someone who is interested in a mass following. The Lord Himself has said, “any one of you who does...

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7 ways Satan devours those are not sober-minded

God’s Word warns us to be alert and sober-minded so that our minds do not succumb to attacks from Satan, who is likened to a prowling lion. The idea of being hunted down by a lion can seem frightening at first, until we understand how a lion hunts.   1...

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Discerning the direction of our thoughts

The direction of our thoughts will determine our destinations. If we take off with the wrong ideas onboard, we may go off course and deviate from God’s narrow path to eternal life. We may even end up on a direct flight straight into destruction. The Bible shows that we need...

Stay awake and watch the End Times unfold

Jesus has warned us to keep watch for the signs of the End Times (also referred to as the Last Days, the Day of the Lord, or the Last Hour). Just count the number of times Jesus repeatedly said to “stay awake” in Mark 13:32-37. Clearly, this is a significant...