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True Faith

Devotional Word for Tuesday, October 13, 2020 In the past week or so we have looked at how our sins result in a debt of righteousness which must be paid.  Thanks be to God that the He accepts the payment of righteousness from another.  That is to say that the

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Our Redeemer and Mediator, the Lord Jesus Christ

Devotional Word for Friday, October 9, 2020 Over the past several devotions we have been working through the depths of our sin and the need for a mediator to redeem us.  Well, today is finally the day.  It is as it were the main event.  We come to question 18

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Divinity and Humanity in One Person

Devotional Word for Monday, October 5, 2020 This morning we are going to continue looking at the Heidelberg Catechism by looking at the manner in which our Redeemer and Mediator is truly God and truly man.  Before we seek to rush ahead saying, “We have already touched on that.  Let’s

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Heidelberg Catechism Q 15

Devotional Word for Friday, October 2, 2020 Earlier in the week we looked at the wrath of God as judgment for sin and that it will either fall on us or another.  We cannot stand the wrath of God to fall upon us, so if we are to experience any

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You or Another

Devotional Word for Monday, September 28, 2020 Last Friday we reflected on how we might escape the wrath of God in judgment for sin.  We concluded that apart from a gracious work of Him, we could not.  There is no distance we could run, nor good deed to perform, that

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Escape, a Fool’s Folly

Devotional Word for Friday, September 25, 2020 Yesterday we spent some time considering whether God was just given the fact that we are called to keep the Law of God even though we are wholly unable to do so.  Because God created man with the ability to keep the Law,

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Is God really just when man can’t keep His Law?

Devotional Word for Thursday, September 24, 2020 Last week as we looked at the sinfulness and corruption of man, we determined that it was complete.  This does not mean that man is absolutely as bad as he could be.  It does mean that every aspect of man (his thoughts and

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Adam did it!

Devotional Word for Friday, September 18, 2020 On Monday, we spent some time thinking about where our sinful nature comes from.  We concluded that God made us without sin in His image.  That tells us that our sinful nature comes from somewhere else.  Today we are going to look at

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Peace of Mind

Devotional Word for Wednesday, September 16, 2020 Peace of Mind! In the days in which we are living, this quality can be very elusive to many of us. We do try different ways to obtain it. We may set up a new exercise regimen or re-adjust our schedules for down-time.

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Made in the Image of God

Devotional Word for Monday, September 14, 2020 As I think back on the petty misdeeds of my childhood (and adult years), sometimes I wonder where in the world did such impulses come from.  After all, I knew that what I was doing was not correct.  I knew that it was

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