May 25, 2017

NEHEMIAH, Part 2: Reforming Messiah ’s People

Layton Talbert

FrontLine • July/August 2007

At a Glance: Ezra Part 1Ezra Part 2Nehemiah Part 1

Opposition and delays in the work of God are always frustrating. It is easy to overemphasize our timetables and overestimate our importance to the work of God. We are short on time and are frustrated by delay and opposition; God is not.

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Honorable Christian Manhood (pt 6)

Taigen Joos

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The Meaning of Honorable

To many people, being an honorable man might simply mean to practice things that are good, helpful, and kind. A husband might believe he is honorable if he does not commit adultery and if he adequately provides for his family. A worker might believe he is honorable if he works hard for the company. A student might believe he is honorable if he studies hard and earns decent grades. However, being an honorable man is more than just having good habits such as these.

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Teach Me Thy Way

George Stiekes

Teach me Thy way, O LORD, and lead me in a plain path, because of mine enemies. Psalm 27:11

Teach Me Thy Way, O LORD is one of my favorite songs. God’s Word reveals God’s way for our lives. When David was King in Israel, it was the Word of God that directed his kingly decisions.

Responses to the devotionals on the Will of God have been incredible. (See here for links to previous posts.) We must recognize that what we think about will determine what we do. If we truly want the will of God to be the controlling force in our lives, we must saturate our minds with the Word of God.

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What Can You Do About Millennials?

Don Johnson

On April 30, an article appeared on FoxNews entitled, “Ten reasons millennials are backing away from God and Christianity.” The author is Alex McFarland, Director for Christian Worldview and Apologetics at North Greenville University. He appears to base his comments on findings from his own research as well as that of others and what he says sounds similar to articles I’ve read elsewhere. The article itself is brief enough, so perhaps some of these reasons need more detail in order to fully comprehend them.

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Honorable Christian Manhood (pt 5)

Taigen Joos

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In discussing what it means to be an honorable Christian man, it is helpful to first understand what each word means. Since the crux of the phrase is the word “Christian” we will begin there. What does it mean to be a Christian?

Acts 11:26 gives us the first occurrence of the word in the New Testament and tells us that the disciples of Jesus Christ were first called Christians in Antioch. This was about the year AD 44.

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