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Removing the Sting

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By Greg Laurie O death, where is your victory? O death, where is your sting? —1 Corinthians 15:55 Have you ever been stung by a bee? It’s not a fun experience. But although it’s painful for the person being stung, it’s fatal for the bee. When a honeybee stings a person, it can’t pull its little barbed stinger back out. This is a one-time experience for them. They had better think carefully about who they …

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The Medicine Cabinet

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By John Miltenberger 3/11/2017 He sent out his word and healed them, snatching them from the door of death. [Psalm 107:20; NLT] We humans like quick fixes. That’s just the way we are. That’s why there is so much money to be made with pharmaceuticals. The proliferation of diet pills in our day is mute testimony to our penchant for quick fixes, as opposed to processes. The problem, is that in God’s Kingdom, as we …

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The Promise of Spring

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  Years ago, I lived in Arizona. I never adapted to the climate and I cannot understand the “desert rats” that adore the 118-degree weather. I hated the heat and missed the beauty of tall oak and maple trees. I was born in Michigan and for sixteen years I enjoyed and welcomed each distinct season, especially spring. Arizona seemed to have only two seasons: Summer and winter. And in my mind, the winters were just …

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The Ghost Bike

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By Greg Laurie Jesus said to him, “I am the way, the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through Me.” —John 14:6 Once when I was traveling, I caught a cab to the airport for my flight home. The cab driver’s name was Tom. We were cruising along, just chatting away, when we passed a “ghost bike.” Do you know what a ghost bike is? It is a bike that …

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God Always Keeps His Promises

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By Greg Laurie From then on Jesus began to tell His disciples plainly that it was necessary for Him to go to Jerusalem, and that He would suffer many terrible things at the hands of the elders, the leading priests, and the teachers of religious law. He would be killed, but on the third day He would be raised from the dead. —Matthew 16:21 I heard about a guy who traveled cross country. After landing …

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Does It Take a Miracle?

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By Greg Laurie Then many of the Jews who had come to Mary, and had seen the things Jesus did, believed in Him. But some of them went away to the Pharisees and told them the things Jesus did. —John 11:45-46 Have you ever thought that if you could do a miracle for your unbelieving friends, they would put their faith in Christ? Maybe you’ve thought, “If I could just take them down to the …

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The Pharisees and Today’s Church – the Same Now as it Was Then

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Matthew 21:42-46 42 Jesus saith unto them, Did ye never read in the scriptures, The stone which the builders rejected, the same is become the head of the corner: this is the Lord’s doing, and it is marvellous in our eyes? 43 Therefore say I unto you, The kingdom of God shall be taken from you, and given to a nation bringing forth the fruits thereof. 44 And whosoever shall fall on this stone shall be broken: but on whomsoever …

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A Full Life

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By Greg Laurie He is despised and rejected by men, a Man of sorrows and acquainted with grief. And we hid, as it were, our faces from Him; He was despised, and we did not esteem Him. —Isaiah 53:3 Jesus Christ was, according to the Bible, a man of sorrows and acquainted with grief. He knows and understands the pain and hurt deep inside your soul when you have lost someone you love. John 11:35 …