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Jul 14 2012

Does each Christian receive a Gift of the Holy Spirit?

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A couple of weeks ago, I posted an article on Talents vs. Gifts of the Holy Spirit. In some Christian circles, gifts of the Holy Spirit are understood to be something big and miraculous. Some Christians may be confused as to the difference between “talents” and “gift of the Holy Spirit.” I was not real …

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Jul 03 2012

Talent vs Gifts of the Holy Spirit

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Many of us may confuse or use interchangeably “talent” with “gifts of the Holy Spirit.” They are not the same. Talent is “a special natural ability or aptitude.” 1 If we take a close look at ourselves, we will discover an area that we are stronger in than other areas. Some people seem to have …

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Oct 01 2009

Christians debating the Word of God

And God made the beasts of the earth according to its kind, and cattle according to its kind, and all creepers of the ground according to its kind. And God saw that it was good. (Gen 1:25)

  I post topics that are of interest to me. I do not consider what anyone wants to read for I cannot read the minds of people who stumble across this blog. Some have read regularly and some find their way here by search sources. This blog has stirred up a bit of dust with …

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Aug 03 2009

Being Right At All Costs – Is It Worth It?

I have had the unfortunate experience to be the recipient as well as watching Christians make their arguments in such a way that one would wonder if they are really trying to convince someone versus being right. Recently, I have been reading a Christian internet discussion group. The attacks against Catholicism (and some other beliefs) …

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Jun 20 2009

works vs. Works

The word “works” has caused much confusion amongst Christians. Some take the word “works” to mean that one must work in order to maintain their salvation while others feel that works is not a necessity of salvation. (Mat 5:16) “Let your light shine before men in such a way that they may see your good …

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