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THE LIVING TRUTH

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The truth of God is the one thing that separates God’s people from the rest of the world. The world says that we must find the truth, but the bible tells us that the truth must find us. You see God’s truth is more than just the facts and beliefs that we hold dear. The […]

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THE BIBLICAL FESTIVALS Their Meaning and Significance Part 5 Feast of Tabernacles

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Feast of Tabernacles This portion of the article will give you an overview of the Feast of Tabernacles—or Feast of Booths—the sixth festival listed in Leviticus chapter 23. This festival shows us the picture of the Millennium, the 1,000-year period of time following Christ’s visible return from heaven! Let us notice the instruction concerning this […]

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Preparing for Baptism

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In the fall of 2011, I attended the Feast of Tabernacles for the first time in several years. I was just planning to visit with my parents, see some friends, and enjoy the fun activities. I had certainly not planned on my whole life changing, but that is what happened. Almost from the first day, […]

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Jesus Rises from the Grave

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But So Do Bodies of Flesh and Bone! “Jesus, when he had cried again with a loud voice, yielded up the [Spirit]. And the veil of the temple was rent…and the earth did quake, and the rocks rent: and the graves were opened; and many bodies of the saints which slept arose” (Matthew 27:51-52) What’s […]

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The Importance of Being Humble

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In one of his plays, William Shakespeare presents a character whose life represents the values inherent in having a humble spirit. It also presents the destruction, not only to the human being, but also to the society as a whole, when pride and arrogance rather than humility take the center stage in our lives. In […]

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It’s The Sabbath, Now What?

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The fourth commandment says, “Remember the Sabbath Day, to keep it holy” (Exodus 20:8). Remembering the Sabbath is easy; the tough part is how does one keep it holy? In my youth, I thought it would be great to have an appendix in the back of the Bible with two columns. One column would give […]

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Reflect, Review, Recharge, Rejoice

Have you ever been frustrated when you go to use something and the batteries are dead? It happens to me all the time, and seems to be more prevalent as our world increasingly relies on remote control and electronic devices. My cell phone, Blackberry™, laptop, remotes, bluetooth headset, and car, have all stopped working at […]

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