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Psalm 19:14Let the words of my mouth and the meditation of my heart Be acceptable in Your sight, O LORD, my rock and my Redeemer.

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Living for Jesus

  Glen Elliott To really live, we need more than food, clothing, and shelter— the basic necessities of life. How many of the nearly seven and a half billion people on this planet live meaningful lives? And, of that number, how many are actually living for something which will outlast this life? The apostle Paul described the former lives of th...
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Faith





Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen. For by it the people of old received their commendation. By faith we understand that the universe was created by the word of God, so that what is seen was not made out of things that are visible. By faith Abel offered to God a more acceptable sacrifice than Cain, thr...
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A Word To The Wise -- Be A Leader

​ Mike Riley As I was walking my little Dachshund dog this afternoon, I noticed a young man in his teens smoking a cigarette while standing outside a concrete fence. Looking at him smoking reminded me of my high school years, when my peers wanted me to succumb to the idea of "lighting up" simply because they thought it was "cool." If I had allowed ...
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Counting The Cost Of Discipleship

  Mike Riley One of the ministries the Montana Street conqreqation is engaged in El Paso involves the teaching of the gospel to homeless folks who reside in the local homeless shelters. There have been at least six of these precious souls who have responded in obedience to the hearing of the gospel. However, after only a few short weeks of the...
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A Sure-Fire Recipe For Effective Christian Living



​Without God's instructions, Joshua would have failed at leading the Israelites into the Promised Land. The first instruction was to "be strong and of good courage" (Joshua 1:6). Next, he was to continually meditate on the Book of the Law, and finally, he was to do everything it said. As long as Joshua followed these instructions, God promised him ...
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