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Life-plus life

“Jesus comes not so that we might have ‘my so called life,’ as the hit baby buster television show put it. Nor did Jesus come that we might have a ‘so-so,’ bland mediocre life, or an artificial life. Jesus came … Continue reading

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The Seal of the Spirit: Winning the Race

This entry is part 7 of 7 in the series The Coach in Your Corner

Paul says (in Ephesians 1:13-14) the Holy Spiri tis God’s guarantee that we’re going to make it. That when the race is run, and the game of life is done, you and I who have put our confidence in Christ will find our place in the winner’s circle. Continue reading

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Performance: Spirit Filled Living

This entry is part 6 of 7 in the series The Coach in Your Corner

Today we are going to take some time and think for a while about “Performance: Spirit-Filled Living”. We?ve been recruited, given spiritual gifts, baptized in the Holy Spirit.Now, what does this really mean to us? Does it make a difference in us? Should it make a difference? If your answer is “yes” to these questions, then the next question I want to ask you is, OK – so how will this happen? How will this difference come about? Continue reading

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Empowerment: Is it In You?

This entry is part 5 of 7 in the series The Coach in Your Corner

Pentecostals have existed for the last 100 years because they rediscovered the source of effective staying power for Christian service. Jesus called it the baptism in the Holy Spirit. The key to confidence for early Pentecostals was that they knew and experienced firsthand the infilling power of the Holy Spirit. “Is it in you?” Continue reading

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