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Aug 01 2012

God’s View of Sin

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Some people confuse different sins as more acceptable than other sins. In fact, the Catholic church makes that distinction with “mortal sin” (really bad) as opposed to “venial sin” (not so bad). While Protestants don’t make that distinction in their theology, many hold to that view even if subconsciously. It would be helpful to understand …

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Oct 13 2011

Christian Values

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A few years ago I participated in a bike race from Rosarita to Ensenada.  I went with a  friend , another bike rider.  We took the charter bus from San Diego that dropped us off at the race starting point in Rosarita.  While I planned on returning that same day to the United States, he …

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Oct 26 2009

Wall of Partition

In Ephesians 2:14-16 it is often taught that the wall of partition referenced is the separation between the Jews and the Gentiles.  While it is true that there was a wall of partition in the temple in which the court of the Gentiles was separated from the Jews, Jesus did not come to reconcile Jews …

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Sep 27 2009

Justification and Sanctification

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I was reading an article on the internet and the author was using the terms “sanctification” and “justification” interchangeably. They are not the same and are two separate processes in a Christian’s life. Unfortunately any of us, if we have a computer and an internet connection, can put up a site on the internet. A …

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