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Under Your Feet, June 22, 2017

June 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

by Chuck Hetzler

“The God of peace will soon crush Satan under your feet. The grace of our Lord Jesus be with you.”  Romans 16:20 

God doesn’t act on His own. He works in us to bring His peace to the Earth. It’s our feet – our prayers, our service and our love – that God uses to disarm Satan’s discord and destruction. Know that you are God’s instrument. Let His Spirit in you undo the work of Satan and establish Jesus’ ways around you.

Dear God, Pick me up like a paint brush and create Your redemptive masterpiece through us. In Jesus’ name I pray, Amen.

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Who Is Jesus?

March 31st, 2017|0 Comments

by Chuck Hetzler

We’re nearing Good Friday and Easter Sunday. These national holidays bring reminders of Jesus of Nazareth and draw public attention to reconsider our Lord and Savior.

Perhaps you’ve noticed more programming on TV about Him. Documentaries and motion pictures explore the intriguing life, death, and resurrection of Jesus. Of course, not everyone believes His followers’ accounts of what happened (i.e., the New Testament).

Faith and skepticism will always remain until Jesus returns to Earth for all to see. Until then, everyone will come to his own conclusion, even if to their own harm. If you get the chance to interact with anyone who is weighing the evidence surrounding Jesus, the words of C.S. Lewis from his book Mere Christianity may be of help.

“I am trying here to prevent anyone saying the really foolish thing that people often say about Him: I’m ready to accept Jesus as a great moral teacher, […]