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Jehovah’s Witnesses – What about Acts 8:37?

author Posted by: Mike on date Mar 19th, 2017 | filed Filed under: Bible Versions, Jesus, Witnessing

missingThere is a verse (among several) that is missing from the New World Translation that is vital for people in the Jehovah’s Witnesses to consider.  That verse is Acts 8:37.

The reason this verse is so important is that it speaks to Jesus being God, something that the Jehovah’s Witnesses deny. From the Jehovah’s Witnesses website:

However, we take Jesus at his word when he said: “The Father is greater than I am.” (John 14:28) So we do not worship Jesus, as we do not believe that he is Almighty God.

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The Saddest Verse in the Bible

author Posted by: Mike on date Mar 3rd, 2017 | filed Filed under: Salvation

Harvest at SunsetTo me, this is the saddest verse in the Bible:

The harvest is past, the summer is ended, and we are not saved. – Jeremiah 8:20 (KJV)

If not only because of this verse:

And they said, Believe on the Lord Jesus Christ, and thou shalt be saved, and thy house. – Acts 16:31 (KJV)

Don’t let the harvest pass for you.

God bless, Mike

God Remembered

author Posted by: Mike on date Feb 3rd, 2017 | filed Filed under: God, prayer

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Hannah, who was barren, prayed to the LORD and asked: “if thou wilt indeed look on the affliction of thine handmaid, and remember me, and not forget thine handmaid” (excerpted from 1 Samuel 1:11 KJV). In verse 19 of the same chapter we are told: “the LORD remembered her”.

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Receive a Tract from Us?

author Posted by: Mike on date Jun 8th, 2013 | filed Filed under: Salvation, Witnessing

Have you received a gospel tract from us?  If so, we would like to hear from you!  Please leave a comment below, or fill out our contact form.  We are here to help you with any questions you have about the eternal truth revealed from God in the Bible.

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The Hope of All Christians

author Posted by: Mike on date Apr 24th, 2011 | filed Filed under: Bible Study, Jesus

There is one belief that is core to being a Christian and that is belief in the resurrection. Without the resurrection there is no hope for salvation. Without the resurrection the Apostles and our Lord Jesus Christ are all liars, for the resurrection is not only a belief, but it is a fact. The resurrection is a fact that was testified to by over 500 witnesses. These are witnesses who knew it could cost them their lives to testify to this fact.

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To be close to God, you must be close to Jesus

author Posted by: Mike on date Mar 5th, 2006 | filed Filed under: Jesus

How small I feel when flying in an airplane. The land below seems so big when I look out the window. Then I think about how tiny our planet Earth is in comparison to the Universe. I ask myself, “Am I really closer to God when I am 33,000 feet in the air compared to when I am standing on the ground?” Read more »

In Christ Jesus, We Receive the Perfect Gift

author Posted by: Mike on date Dec 18th, 2005 | filed Filed under: Jesus

Eternal hope is reflected in every child that is born. All sorts of possibilities are wrapped up in the precious gift of a baby. We don’t know what the future holds for our children. God, however, knew what would become of his only son. Jesus, the Christ child, was given by God as the perfect gift for all mankind. Read more »

Jesus, Teach Us to Pray – Luke 11:1-13

author Posted by: Mike on date Jul 22nd, 2005 | filed Filed under: prayer

In Luke, Chapter 11, one of Jesus’ disciples asked, “Lord, teach us to pray, as John also taught his disciples.” Luke 11:1b (KJV)With this simple request, Jesus begins to teach. This is how God works. When you ask according to His will, He answers your prayer. Read more »

Father, show us how to love like Jesus loves!

author Posted by: Mike on date May 7th, 2005 | filed Filed under: Jesus

Some of the greatest truths about Jesus are said in very few words. I am reminded of the time when Jesus joined the mourners for Lazarus. What are we told about his feelings? We are simply told, ” Jesus wept.” John 11:35 (KJV) When the people there saw Jesus weeping, they said Behold how he loved him!” John 11:36b (KJV) What characterized Jesus? It was his love. Read more »

2 John 1:4 & 2 John 1:7

author Posted by: Mike on date Oct 3rd, 2004 | filed Filed under: Bible Study, Homeschool

What would you tell me 20 years from now if I asked you the following question? What was the major influence in your child’s life, growing up, that guides their life today? You may know it or you may not. You may think you know what it is, but not even be close. I can tell you one thing with certainty! It is either Jesus Christ or antichrist. Read more »