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Jesus Commandments

Posted: 17th August 2017 by Marshall Mabry in Praise and Worship

6. The Command to “Settle Matters Quickly” “Settle matters quickly with your adversary who is taking you to court. Do it while you are still together on the way, or your adversary may hand you over to the judge, and the judge may hand you over to the officer, and you may be thrown into […]

Jesus Commandments

Posted: 10th August 2017 by Marshall Mabry in Praise and Worship
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5. The Command to “Be Reconciled” “Therefore, if you are offering your gift at the altar and there remember that your brother or sister has something against you, leave your gift there in front of the altar. First go and be reconciled to them; then come and offer your gift.” (Matthew 5:23-24) When we harbor […]

Jesus Commandments

Posted: 2nd August 2017 by Marshall Mabry in Praise and Worship
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4. The Command to “Shine” “Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father which is in heaven.” (Matthew 5:16) We do not have a “works-based” faith. We are saved by Christ’s grace alone – “so no one can boast.” But, Jesus clearly says that the […]

Jesus Commandments

Posted: 27th July 2017 by Marshall Mabry in Praise and Worship

3. The Command to “Rejoice” “Blessed are ye, when men shall revile you, and persecute you, and shall say all manner of evil against you falsely, for my sake. Rejoice, and be exceeding glad: for great is your reward in heaven: for so persecuted they the prophets which were before you” (Matthew 5:11–12). “The crown […]

Jesus Commandments

Posted: 24th July 2017 by Marshall Mabry in Praise and Worship
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2. The Command to “Follow” “Jesus called out to them, “Come, follow me, and I will show you how to fish for people!” (NLT, Matthew 4:19). Once we truly repent and throw off the shackles of pride and self-reliance, we must choose to follow Christ. It is a day to day, sometimes minute to minute, […]

Jesus Commandments

Posted: 18th July 2017 by Marshall Mabry in Praise and Worship
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1. The Command to “Repent” “From that time Jesus began to preach, and to say, Repent: for the kingdom of heaven is at hand” (Matthew 4:17) We all must repent to be part of the Kingdom of Heaven. In our Lord’s Prayer (Matt 6:9), Jesus teaches us that our deepest prayer need is for us […]

Jesus said, “If ye love me, keep my commandments” (John 14:15). Jesus left his disciples with this final commandment. We call it the “Great Commission.”, “Therefore, go and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit. Teach these new disciples to obey […]

The Message is Still the Same

Posted: 31st May 2017 by Marshall Mabry in Praise and Worship
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After being filled with the Holy Spirit, and led into the desert to be tempted, Jesus begins his ministry by returning to his hometown of Nazareth and reading the Gospel from the scroll of Isaiah, “The Spirit of the Lord is upon me, for he has anointed me to bring Good News to the poor. […]

None are Expendable!

Posted: 30th April 2017 by Marshall Mabry in Praise and Worship

God’s fingerprints are on all of His creation. Still, His word tells us that Man is His most prized creation, and I believe His greatest disappointment. (Genesis 6:6) His Word says He delights in us and if we love one another, we are His children. He loved us so much that He gave His only […]

Be Careful Little Eyes What You See!

Posted: 24th March 2017 by Marshall Mabry in Praise and Worship
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Your imagination plays a critical role in determining your reaction when trouble comes. Paul says this, “Finally, brothers and sisters, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable—if anything is excellent or praiseworthy—think about such things.” (NIV, Philippians 4:8) Jesus said this “22 “The eye […]