Book Review: The Power of the Blood Covenant

“The Power of the Blood covenant,” Malcolm Smith, Harrison House, 298 pages Critical read Must read Good read Read if you want Read something else Why read “The Power of the Blood Covenant?”  The new covenant established by our God through the sacrifice of atonement by the blood of Jesus Christ is one of the …

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Path to Intimacy

Prayers of Faith – Intimacy

“But whenever you pray, go into your room and shut the door and pray to your Father who is in secret; and your Father who sees in secret will reward you.”  - Jesus of Nazareth, as recorded by Matthew As followers of Christ, we are enjoined to “pray without ceasing,” and “devote yourselves to prayer, …

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Acceptance: The Crux of the Matter

Part three in a three-part series on acceptance of difficulty. “We must accept and cooperate with the inevitable.  If we rail and kick against it and grow bitter, we won’t change the inevitable; but we will change ourselves.”  - Dale Carnegie Unfortunately, the Dale Carnegie quote above reflects the way many people go through the …

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Oneness: Living Communion

“If religion is only the garb in which Christianity is clothed – and this garb has looked very different in different ages – what then is religionless Christianity?”  Dietrich Bonhoeffer Bonhoeffer asks the most pertinent of questions; “What then is religionless Christianity?”  It is living in a state of growing oneness with our God, having …

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