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These posts are biblical teachings looking at what does the Bible say, what does it mean, and how do we apply it to our every day lives.
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Radical Holiness

Radical Holiness | Biblical Teachings | Scoop.it
Several years ago, Stephen and I had finally reached a place financially where we could afford to use our tax return to do something we wanted, rather than sending it to pay off debt. The first thing on our list was to get rid of our old carpet that was covered in sippy-cup spots (can […]
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Stewardship > Excellence

Stewardship > Excellence | Biblical Teachings | Scoop.it
God has been teaching me lately that there's a big difference between stewardship and excellence as I continue to follow Jesus.
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How to Respond to Temptation and Satan

How to Respond to Temptation and Satan | Biblical Teachings | Scoop.it
We will face temptation and satan will try to destroy us, however, Jesus gave us a model on how to respond to temptation and satan that we can follow.
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4 Expressions of God’s Forgiveness

4 Expressions of God’s Forgiveness | Biblical Teachings | Scoop.it
What Jesus did on the Cross is enough for forgiveness and the Bible teaches us this. Here are four expressions that describe Gods Forgiveness towards us.
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Radio Interview - What's Wrong With Living Together Before Marriage? | Before The Cross

Radio Interview - What's Wrong With Living Together Before Marriage? | Before The Cross | Biblical Teachings | Scoop.it
I had the honor of being interviewed on the radio in regards to our post, "What's wrong with living together before marriage?" Here's the interview.
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A Christian Response To Tragedy | Before The Cross

A Christian Response To Tragedy | Before The Cross | Biblical Teachings | Scoop.it
Our world is drenched in sinful ways and sinful thinking that pollutes what God had originally planned for us. Here's a Christian response to tragedy.
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How To Know When God Is Talking To You | Before The Cross

How To Know When God Is Talking To You | Before The Cross | Biblical Teachings | Scoop.it
A lot of us are searching for this answer in hopes that we can hear from God. Here's how to know when God is talking to you.
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How To Have Intimacy With God | Before The Cross

How To Have Intimacy With God | Before The Cross | Biblical Teachings | Scoop.it
You can have an intimate relationship with Christ regardless of your situation or your sin. Here are two examples from Jesus on how He was intimate with us.
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Why Is Faith Without Works Dead? | Before The Cross

Why Is Faith Without Works Dead? | Before The Cross | Biblical Teachings | Scoop.it
Out of an overflow for what Jesus has done for us, how could we not have works following our faith? They both go together as we follow Jesus.
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Tithing in The New Testament | Before The Cross

Tithing in The New Testament | Before The Cross | Biblical Teachings | Scoop.it
Tithing is popular for many reasons whether you love or hate it. Here's 5 things our giving should be when it comes to tithing in the new testament.
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The Bible is The Ultimate Authority | Before The Cross

The Bible is The Ultimate Authority | Before The Cross | Biblical Teachings | Scoop.it
How do we learn what is right and wrong at the end of the day? Here is why the bible is the ultimate authority in our lives whether or not we believe.
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How to Find Contentment in God | Before The Cross

How to Find Contentment in God | Before The Cross | Biblical Teachings | Scoop.it
I'm learning how to find contentment in God in all situations because when I'm not content, I'm telling God that He isn't enough. God will always be enough.
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7 Ways to Guard Your Heart | Before The Cross

7 Ways to Guard Your Heart | Before The Cross | Biblical Teachings | Scoop.it
God calls us to keep our hearts with all vigilance because everything we do will flow from it. Do you do this? Here are 7 ways to guard your heart.
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Wolves In Sheep’s Clothing

Wolves In Sheep’s Clothing | Biblical Teachings | Scoop.it
The more you know the Word, the easier it will be to spot false teaching when you hear it. Here's what the Bible says about wolves in sheep's clothing.
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Why Is Encouragement So Important?

Why Is Encouragement So Important? | Biblical Teachings | Scoop.it
We live in a day where discouragement is all around us. Why is encouragement so important for the follower of Jesus? Here is what the Bible has to say.
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Church Is More Important Than You Think

Church Is More Important Than You Think | Biblical Teachings | Scoop.it
I’ve been reading many articles lately that keep proclaiming how many are leaving and “done” with the church, how no one can trust the church because of issues, and how church isn’t really that important. I know there are many backgrounds involved with this and everyone’s story is different, but I’d like to encourage you in […]
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Proverbs 17-19: Life, Conduct, & The Tongue | Before The Cross

Proverbs 17-19: Life, Conduct, & The Tongue | Before The Cross | Biblical Teachings | Scoop.it
Our words carry more weight as followers of Jesus than we typically realize. Here's what the Bible has to say about life, conduct, and the tongue.
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3 Reasons Why We Love | Before The Cross

3 Reasons Why We Love | Before The Cross | Biblical Teachings | Scoop.it
God has been reminding me lately of the reasons why we love others in the first place. I think we all need this reminder daily as we follow Jesus.
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Does God Hear My Prayers? | Before The Cross

Does God Hear My Prayers? | Before The Cross | Biblical Teachings | Scoop.it

As followers of Jesus, we know we should pray and we can see how to pray, but we ask ourselves, does God hear my prayers? Here's the Biblical answer.

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Why Community Is More Important Than You Think

Why Community Is More Important Than You Think | Biblical Teachings | Scoop.it
There's more at stake in regards to community than your preferences, but rather, a calling that The Lord has given you to be obedient to.
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How Can I Know I Am Saved? | Before The Cross

How Can I Know I Am Saved? | Before The Cross | Biblical Teachings | Scoop.it
We often question if we are really saved or not, but God doesn't want us to live this way and we can have assurance of our salvation through Jesus.
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Are You Living Your Life? | Before The Cross

Are You Living Your Life? | Before The Cross | Biblical Teachings | Scoop.it
Our identity is to be found in Christ alone. Are you living your life? Here's what the Bible says and how we often strive to live for something else.
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How Can I Have Assurance of Salvation? | Before The Cross

How Can I Have Assurance of Salvation? | Before The Cross | Biblical Teachings | Scoop.it
We often question if we really have obtained salvation or not, but God doesn't want us to live this way and we can have assurance of our salvation.
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We Don't Have to Force Discipleship | Before The Cross

We Don't Have to Force Discipleship | Before The Cross | Biblical Teachings | Scoop.it
Often times we feel like we have to force discipleship on other people, but this is not have Jesus modeled it for us in the Bible. How did He do it?
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Why Does a Good God Allow Bad Things to Happen? | Before The Cross

Why Does a Good God Allow Bad Things to Happen? | Before The Cross | Biblical Teachings | Scoop.it
As this question comes up, we have a tendency to forget who we are as we shake our fist at God and more importantly, forget who He is in the process.
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