Why Trying to Be Good Can’t Get You to Heaven

For many people, being good means “doing whatever seems right to you” or “doing whatever feels good”. That definition is a problem because what one person thinks is good, another thinks is bad. Disagreements on what is good lead some people to do violence against others.

If we really want to know what is good, we must look to what God says. I am speaking of the God of the Bible, the one true, living ...

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Be Prepared! Part 1: Remove Hindrances to Believing

Are you ready?

If Jesus Christ returned today – even in the next two minutes – would you be prepared to meet Him? Do you know how to prepare?

Jesus’ instructions to us in Luke 12:35-48 should wake us up. Being ready is all-important. Why? Because when He returns, we must all stand before Him to give an account of what we have done with what we have been given. For every person, there will be eternal consequences, either reward or punishment.

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How Can You Recognize Jesus When He Returns?

Jesus Christ has promised to come again. We know we can trust His promises. After all, didn’t the circumstances of His death and resurrection turn out precisely as He had foretold?

So we need to take Jesus’ promises, instructions, and warnings seriously. He promises He will return soon. He instructs us how to prepare for His imminent return. He warns us to follow Him alone, and not be deceived by false Christs.

Friends, God loves us. We don’t need ...

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Don’t Miss This Vital Part of the Christian Life

Stop!  Slow down…You don’t want to miss this vital part of the Christian life.

When was the last time you paused from life’s distractions to quietly reflect on Scriptures that exalt Jesus Christ – the One who died for you?

Jesus our Savior is calling to you, to me, to all who belong to Him, “Come and rest awhile in My presence. I delight for you to know Me more. Come. You will be strengthened and refreshed.”

Close to Jesus – What better ...

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