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Did Jesus Say, “Blessed Are the Poor”? (Luke 6:20)

  In Matthew 5:3, Jesus said, “Blessed are the poor, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.” Is that what Jesus said? Blessed are the poor? No, He said, “Blessed are the poor in spirit.” But you probably hear it the other way more often than you hear it the right way. “Wwutt?! In Luke …

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Did Jesus Say “Blessed Are the Poor”? (Matthew 5:3)

  In Matthew 5:3, Jesus said, “Blessed are the poor, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.” Is that what Jesus said? Blessed are the poor? No, He said, “Blessed are the poor in spirit,” but you probably hear it the other way more often than you hear it the right way. The poor in …

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Do I Need to Repent to Be Saved? (What is Repentance?)

  At the start of Jesus’ earthly ministry, He proclaimed the gospel and said, “The time is fulfilled, and the kingdom of God is at hand; repent and believe the gospel!” Since Jesus said we must repent, it must be pretty important. What is repentance? To repent means to change one’s mind. In the case …

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I Like Your Christ but Not Your Christians?

  Legend has it that Gandhi once told a group of missionaries, “I like your Christ. I do not like your Christians. Your Christians are so unlike your Christ.” There are two problems with this quote. One is that Gandhi did not actually like the Christ of the Bible. And two, Gandhi did not say …

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don't be so heavenly minded you're no earthly good

So Heavenly Minded You’re No Earthly Good?

  “Don’t be so heavenly minded that you’re of no earthly good.” Have you ever heard that expression before? It is a lie from the pit of hell. More accurately, don’t be so earthly minded that you’re of no heavenly good. Jesus said to seek first the kingdom of God and His righteousness, and all …

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Why Couldn’t Jesus Do Miracles in His Hometown?

  In Mark 6:1-6, Jesus went with his disciples to His hometown of Nazareth. And on the Sabbath He began to teach in the synagogue. Many who heard Him were astonished, saying, “Where did this man get these things? What is the wisdom given to Him? How are such mighty works done by His hands? …

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Does the Bible Say Coexist?

  Surely you’ve seen the COEXIST bumper sticker before: suggesting that Muslims, Hippies (I guess), the sexually confused, Jews, Wiccans, Taoists, and Christians should be more tolerant each other. Before it looked like the Coexist logo you see on most VWs, first it included only the symbols for Islam, Judaism, and Christianity. It was made …

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