The Schemes of Satan: What the Devil Does Today and Why It Matters to Believers

Talk of the devil or demons inevitably evokes images and ideas from popular culture and folk religion. Whether the mention of Satan conjures an image of a red, cartoonish, pitchfork-wielding monstrosity or a good-looking, smooth-talking deal maker, we all have preconceptions about him.

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Hymn: “Stand Up, Stand Up for Jesus” by George Duffield, Jr.

Stand up, stand up for Jesus
Ye soldiers of the cross;
Lift high his royal banner,
It must not suffer loss:
From vict’ry unto vict’ry
His army he shall lead,
‘Til ev’ry foe is vanquished,
and Christ is Lord indeed.

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Topics: Hymns and Worship


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Topics: Ministry Updates


Justified by Faith: Wallpaper

Since we have been justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ. (Romans 5:1 ESV)

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What Does the Bible Teach about Becoming a Christian?


What does it look like to become a Christian? For some, it’s easy to answer this question by reflecting on their personal experience of salvation—something every believer should do for encouragement from time to time. But others don’t have a frame of reference that allows them to answer with any real sense of confidence.

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How Do We Protect Ourselves from the Evil One?


The Christian life is a constant battle against fleshly desires, worldly temptations, and spiritual assaults. Satan is a real force and a real enemy who seeks to turn us from God and destroy us through sin. The apostle Peter put it like this: “Your adversary the devil prowls around like a roaring lion, seeking someone to devour” (1 Peter 5:8).

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How Do We Know Where to Draw the Line? (An Excerpt from ‘Brave by Faith’)

Refusing to eat the special diet assigned to them seems a strange place for Daniel and his fellow young Jewish exiles to draw a line. But in the Old Testament, one of the distinguishing features of God’s people was the rules they followed about what they would and would not eat and drink. Dietary choice for God’s people was not just an external manifestation of nothing much; rather, it was an external outworking of their deeply held convictions about what it meant to belong to God.

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He Sought Me: Wallpaper

“Oh, the love that sought me!
Oh, the blood that bought me!
Oh, the grace that brought me to the fold,
Wondrous grace that brought me to the fold!”
— William Spencer Walton, “In Tenderness He Sought Me”

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‘Brave by Faith’: A New Book by Alistair Begg

The wind has changed.

We live in a culture where people are increasingly embracing secular views. In fact, in recent years, secular beliefs have pushed to the forefront, and Christian views are becoming less acceptable and less expressible.

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Hymn: “Jesus Shall Reign” by Isaac Watts

Jesus shall reign where’er the sun
Does His successive journeys run;
His kingdom spread from shore to shore,
Till moons shall wax and wane no more.

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Topics: Hymns and Worship


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