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Posted by Rev. Jeff Ferguson on August 19, 2017 at 8:45 AM Comments comments (0)

By which have been given to us exceedingly great and precious promises... And my God shall supply all your need according to His riches in glory by Christ Jesus. (2 Peter 1:4; Philippians 4:19)

 

 We have looked at two differing categories of promises: "exceedingly great and precious promises" and "unpopular" promises. Both play a vital role in God's plan. The first category of promises brings encouragement, comfort, and hope. The second category

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Posted by Rev. Jeff Ferguson on August 17, 2017 at 10:35 PM Comments comments (0)

Therefore I said to you that you will die in your sins; for if you do not believe that I am He, you will die in your sins. (John 8:24)

 

Generally speaking, God's promises are "popular" with many people. When most of the Lord's promises are read or taught, people are delighted. "Therefore if the Son makes you free, you shall be free indeed...Come to Me, all you who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest...Follow Me, and I will make you fishers of men." (Joh...

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Posted by Rev. Jeff Ferguson on August 17, 2017 at 10:35 PM Comments comments (0)

Therefore I said to you that you will die in your sins; for if you do not believe that I am He, you will die in your sins. (John 8:24)

 

Generally speaking, God's promises are "popular" with many people. When most of the Lord's promises are read or taught, people are delighted. "Therefore if the Son makes you free, you shall be free indeed...Come to Me, all you who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest...Follow Me, and I will make you fishers of men." (Joh...

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My Daily Blog August 15th

Posted by Rev. Jeff Ferguson on August 15, 2017 at 1:55 AM Comments comments (0)

Coming to Him as to a living stone, rejected indeed by men, but chosen by God and precious, you also, as living stones, are being built up a spiritual house, a holy priesthood, to offer up spiritual sacrifices acceptable to God through Jesus Christ. (1 Peter 2:4-5)

 

Coming to Jesus habitually for the grace that we need daily is at the heart of growing in grace. These closing verses of our previous meditation provide a profound example of this relational emphasis in the...

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My Daily Blog August 14th

Posted by Rev. Jeff Ferguson on August 14, 2017 at 9:40 AM Comments comments (0)

Coming to Him as to a living stone, rejected indeed by men, but chosen by God and precious, you also, as living stones, are being built up a spiritual house, a holy priesthood, to offer up spiritual sacrifices acceptable to God through Jesus Christ. (1 Peter 2:4-5)

 

Coming to Jesus habitually for the grace that we need daily is at the heart of growing in grace. These closing verses of our previous meditation provide a profound example of this relational emphasis in the...

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My Daily Blog August 12th

Posted by Rev. Jeff Ferguson on August 13, 2017 at 12:25 AM Comments comments (0)

Come to Me, all you who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. Take My yoke upon you and learn from Me, for I am gentle and lowly in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. For My yoke is easy and My burden is light. (Matthew 11:28-30)

 

Two of the Lord's "exceedingly great and precious promises" (2 Peter 1:4) are found in our present verses: "I will give you rest" and "you will find rest for your souls." These promises supplement well our earlier st...

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Posted by Rev. Jeff Ferguson on August 11, 2017 at 11:50 AM Comments comments (0)

By which have been given to us exceedingly great and precious promises... And He said to them, "Follow Me, and I will make you fishers of men." (2 Peter 1:4; Matthew 4:19)

 

Faith is the proper response to the promises of God. Let us now return to individual consideration of God's wonderful promises. They are so wonderful that the scr...

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Posted by Rev. Jeff Ferguson on August 11, 2017 at 12:20 AM Comments comments (0)

He did not waver at the promise of God through unbelief, but was strengthened in faith, giving glory to God, and being fully convinced that what He had promised He was also able to perform. (Romans 4:20-21)

 

Faith is the proper response to the promises of God. Also, our faith in God's promises can increase day by day, year by year. These...

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My Daily Blog August 8th

Posted by Rev. Jeff Ferguson on August 8, 2017 at 3:00 AM Comments comments (0)

By faith Sarah herself also received strength to conceive seed, and she bore a child when she was past the age, because she judged Him faithful who had promised. (Hebrews 11:11)

 

Before we proceed

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My Daily Blog August 7th

Posted by Rev. Jeff Ferguson on August 7, 2017 at 9:20 PM Comments comments (0)

Let us therefore be diligent to enter that rest, lest anyone fall after the same example of disobedience... And we desire that each one of you show the same diligence to the full assurance of hope until the end, that you do not become sluggish, but imitate those who through faith and patience inherit the promises... And so, after he had patiently endured, he obtained th...

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