It’s God’s love that lifts us out of Satan’s pit.

"For the enemy has pursued my soul; he has crushed my life to the ground; he has made me sit in darkness like those long dead. 4 Therefore my spirit faints within me; my heart within me is appalled" (Psalm 143:3-4). "Deliver me from my enemies, O Lord! I have fled to you for refuge" (Psalm 143:9). "And in your …

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Lord, Lead us to Jesus.

We thank You, Lord, that the Holy Spirit directs our attention to Jesus (John 16:14). He leads us to make our confession of faith: "Jesus is Lord" (1 Corinthians 12:3). He leads us into a new life - a life that is centred on Jesus, a life that brings glory to You and blessing to …

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Mixed Messages

Presbyterian Herald, July/August 1999 Mixed Messages: Ireland has long been known as the ‘Land of Saints and Scholars’ with a reputation for sending God’s messengers around the world to proclaim the ‘Good News’. In recent times it has become known for the ‘Bad News’ of violence, sectarianism and bigotry. Dr. Charles Cameron wonders what messages …

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Be An “Andrew”. You May Win A “Peter” For Jesus.

In John 1:40-42, we see Andrew bringing his brother, Peter, to Jesus. In Acts 2:37-42, we see Peter bringing three thousand people to Jesus. When we lead someone to Jesus, we have no idea of what a remarkable future may lie ahead of that person. Note the immediacy of Andrew's response. He was a man who had …

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The sin is ours. The guilt is ours. The salvation comes from God. The glory belongs to God.

* May God give us grace to be "right with God" without taking any glory to ourselves. All the glory belongs to Him. Every sign of spiritual growth is always His doing. It has nothing to do with our being "pretty good people." * May God, through His Word and His Spirit, bring us each …

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Help us, Lord, to choose Christ today – to let today be our ‘day of salvation’.

‘Do not boast about tomorrow, for you do not know what a day may bring’ (Proverbs 27:1). Lord, You speak to us about today. You say to us, ‘Now is the day of salvation’. Today, we are in ‘the valley of decision’. We must make up our mind about Jesus Christ. Today may be our last …

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