Category Archives: Discipleship

Peaks & Valleys of Faith

by William J. Stewart Peaks and valleys in life is a common thing. Whether we are talking about our relationships, career, health, finances, emotional well being, or faith, there will be high and low moments. A survey of what we know … Continue reading

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Today

by William J. Stewart Did you make some new year’s resolutions for 2017? Perhaps you’d like to improve your health, or your financial position, or a relationship, or some other thing. I hope as you take stock of where your … Continue reading

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What Shall We Do?

by William J. Stewart Behold, I send My messenger, and he will prepare the way before Me. … he will turn the hearts of the fathers to the children, and the hearts of the children to their fathers… (Malachi 3:1; 4:6) Approximately 400 years before … Continue reading

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Watch And Be Sober

William J. Stewart A few weeks ago, we noted how focused Paul was on the Lord’s return, and in particular, in his writing to the Thessalonian church. He didn’t and wouldn’t declare when Jesus was coming, but he encouraged God’s … Continue reading

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The Heavenly Places

William J. Stewart | Texts To Pause & Ponder On The more we study the Bible, we will begin to notice words or phrases that are peculiar to a certain writer or book. For instance, the word “know” (Gr. gnosis) appears … Continue reading

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That we should be called children of God

William J. Stewart | Texts To Pause & Ponder On The Bible says God is love (1 John 4:8, 16). His love compels us to love Him in return (1 John 4:19), and it teaches us how to love others … Continue reading

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Your Reasonable Service

William J. Stewart | Texts To Pause & Ponder On The book of Romans is filled with many great statements. The book begins with the declaration that the gospel “…is the power of God to salvation…” (1:16), and ends with the … Continue reading

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Let all the earth keep silence

William J. Stewart | Is That Really What It Means? …the LORD is in His holy temple. Let all the earth keep silence before Him. (Habakkuk 2:20) These words have been set to a beautiful tune and appear as song # 28 in … Continue reading

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Looking Ahead to 1998

William J. Stewart Another year has passed. Just a few more days, and 1997 will be but a time in history. That requires of us that we look ahead. We often make plans for ourselves at the end of the year, … Continue reading

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For God So Loved The World

William J. Stewart Ironically, and very sadly, the most powerful word known to man is also the most misused and misunderstood. If we could only grasp the meaning and the fullness of this term, and then allow its power to reign … Continue reading

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