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The Parable of the Sower: The Fifth Thorn: The Pleasures of This Life

The fifth and final thorn in the Parable of the Sower is the “pleasures of this life.” The Greek word for “pleasures” is “hedone” which means delight, pleasurable sensation, and sensual pleasures. Hedone is pure self-indulgence and lack of control … Continue reading

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Idolatry: The Principle Crime of the Human Race, Part 1

There is no more important topic in the study of the heart than idolatry. Idols have more influence on the condition of the heart than any other thing in the world. The Bible is full of examples of people who … Continue reading

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Our Journey from the Curse of Sin to Seated in the Heavenlies in Christ

Immediately after Adam and Eve ate of the fruit of the tree of knowledge of good and evil, something cataclysmic happened. Everything changed. In a second, in a flash, Adam and Eve died spiritually and lost their spiritual connection with … Continue reading

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Who Is To Blame For Evil? Part V: The Curse, The Promise, The Crushing Blow and The Triumphant New Nature

By Tim Rowe Let’s return to Genesis 3 to see some additional truths concerning this battle of good and evil, the curse pronounced on the serpent, and God’s awesome promise of redemption. Genesis 3:14 (KJV): And the LORD God said … Continue reading

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