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True spiritual temptation is very personal and heart-felt

There are those who genuinely seek God’s guidance but who fail to grasp the real process of spiritual cleansing through temptations (spiritual combat). Many think that making a choice between an outwardly negative action and a more positive action is … Continue reading

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What are we to overcome?

In Revelation 3:21 of Holy Scripture it states that if someone “overcomes” as the Lord Jesus has “overcometh,” good things will happen eternally. Rather than simply acting morally and justly in the world, The Lord asks us to be “wakeful” … Continue reading

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Do animals possess morality?

Back in March ’09 I published a post entitled “Where does morality come from?” I offered some evidence to show that morality comes from God and represents a conscious spiritual principle. The argument against such a transcendental claim usually comes … Continue reading

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Where does morality come from?

The clergy will tell you that morality comes from religion. Scientists like Richard Dawkins however, will state that morality is just another strategy used by “selfish” genes to increase the odds of their survival through replication. A moral society favors … Continue reading

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Why Even Great Leaders Can Fall Into Scandal

It seems like every year the news media presents us with shocking disclosures about political leaders, actors, athletes, and members of the clergy getting caught in scandal. These are often people of great accomplishments. Even great leaders, who have started … Continue reading

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