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A Victorious Christian Life

A Victorious Christian Life

If you’re serious about living a victorious Christian life you must do three things: 1) Burn the bridges to your old lifestyle. Any bridge you refuse to burn gives Satan an invitation and re-entry point into your life. The new believers at Ephesus did something radical; they

Bob Gass

July 8th, 2016

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Are You Bearing Fruit?

Are You Bearing Fruit?

Jesus said: ‘A certain man had a fig tree planted in his vineyard, and he came seeking fruit on it and found none. Then he said to the keeper of his vineyard, ‘‘Look, for three years I have come seeking fruit on this fig tree and find none. Cut it down; why does it use up ...

Bob Gass

November 18th, 2014

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Thoughts about Jacob

Thoughts about Jacob

Jacob got off to a bad start in life. When it came to business practices, he had more angles than a pyramid! First he cheated his older brother, Esau, then his father-in-law, Laban. Then, one night, the Angel of the Lord showed up in his tent and Jacob wrestled with Him ...

Bob Gass

November 16th, 2014

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Release from Bitterness (2)

Release from Bitterness (2)

Releasing yourself from bitterness calls for: Choosing to forgive. ‘Forgive one another as quickly and thoroughly as God in Christ forgave you’ (Ephesians 4:32 TM). Whether or not the person who hurt you apologizes, is dead or alive, or is still hurting you, your only option

Bob Gass

November 15th, 2014

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Release from Bitterness (1)

Release from Bitterness (1)

Anger is often the product of frustrated expectations. We expect something, and when we don’t get it we end up disappointed and angry. And our anger leads to a dysfunctional personal, spiritual, and relational lifestyle. Frustrated expectations are often rooted in early ...

Bob Gass

November 14th, 2014

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When it’s not what you want

When it’s not what you want

Paul isn’t referring to the kind of ‘thorn’ you find on rosebushes, but a sharp, pointed stake that inflicts pain. In the New King James Version, the word used in place of harass is “buffet”, which means ‘to render blow after blow after blow’. This makes his next statement ...

Bob Gass

November 13th, 2014

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Your Answer Is—God!

Your Answer Is—God!

Job’s troubles lasted almost a year. In that year he lost his children, his money, and his health. That’s when he prayed, ‘Oh, that I knew where I might find Him.’ Take note: Job didn’t pray, ‘Oh, that I knew how to get back my children, my money, and my health.’ He focused ...

Bob Gass

November 12th, 2014

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