Fighting Sin and Temptation, Part 1
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Fighting Sin and Temptation, Part 1

The story of David and Bathsheba is a sad moment in the life of one of the heroes in biblical history, but there is so much to be learned, both about the fragility of the human condition and about the enormity of God’s mercy and love for His children. What can we learn about how...

Understanding that God’s Promises are True, Pt. 2
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Understanding that God’s Promises are True, Pt. 2

What promise can we hang our hats on when it comes to God? Dr. Deb takes one of the most beautiful promises in Isaiah 55:1-3 and breaks it down so that it’s easy to understand, applying it so that every believer can see how not only are God’s promises always true, they are glorious and...

Lessons from the Heart of David, Understanding that God is Holy, Pt. 1
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Lessons from the Heart of David, Understanding that God is Holy, Pt. 1

So many of us have a hard time with the story in the bible where Uzzah is struck dead when he reached out to steady the Ark while they were transporting it to Jerusalem. Why was this punishment so harsh? What had David and his men missed that brought about such tragic circumstances, and what...

Lessons from the Heart of David, Embracing Our Weaknesses, Pt. 2
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Lessons from the Heart of David, Embracing Our Weaknesses, Pt. 2

Paul knew a thing or two about God being glorified in his weaknesses, so it only seems logical that he is where we should go when we are trying to see how that is true for us, as well. How did the thorn in Paul’s side, as well as all of his trials, serve to...

Lessons from the Heart of David, Embracing Our Weaknesses, Pt. 1
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Lessons from the Heart of David, Embracing Our Weaknesses, Pt. 1

It is often very difficult to understand how God is supremely glorified when we are weakest, but once again, David teaches us much about this lesson. Dr. Deb looks into 1 Samuel 30 in Part One of this lesson on embracing our weaknesses as we seek to magnify the greatness of God.

Lessons from the Heart of David, Controlling Our Anger, Part 2
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Lessons from the Heart of David, Controlling Our Anger, Part 2

Is there ever a time when it is okay to get angry? If there is, then when does that anger become sin? Dr. Deb delves into these questions and more in Part 2 of her lesson, “Controlling Our Anger,” during her series on Lessons from the Heart of David.

Lessons from the Heart of David, Why We Leave Vengeance to God, Pt. 1
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Lessons from the Heart of David, Why We Leave Vengeance to God, Pt. 1

It is extremely difficult to leave vengeance to God, especially when we are wronged personally. David gives us a wonderful example of this kind of trust in God’s vindication in 1 Samuel 24, and Dr. Deb examines this chapter in part one of her message, “Why We Leave Vengeance to God.” How does the Christian...