Category Archives: Obedience

Why Did Jesus Not Sin?

by William J. Stewart In 2 Corinthians 5:21, the apostle Paul refers to Jesus as “Him who knew no sin.” The apostle John concurs, saying “in Him there is no sin” (1 John 3:5). Jesus lived thirty-some years on this … Continue reading

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Temptation (2 of 2)

William J. Stewart It is a fairly common thing for professional sports teams to carefully watch video of their opponents. They watch to learn patterns, to decipher the other team’s playbook or game plan. If you know what your opponent is … Continue reading

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Temptation (1 of 2)

William J. Stewart At the end of Genesis 25, Esau sold his birthright to his brother Jacob. He had come from the field weary and hungry, and set a greater value on a bowl of stew than on the privilege that … Continue reading

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Why Matters

What do I mean by “why matters”? Simply this, the reason or purpose behind doing something (the why) is as important as the doing itself. We understand this in the secular world. Would it be OK if your spouse married … Continue reading

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Your Reasonable Service

William J. Stewart | Texts To Pause & Ponder On The book of Romans is filled with many great statements. The book begins with the declaration that the gospel “…is the power of God to salvation…” (1:16), and ends with the … Continue reading

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Examples of Conversion in Acts

A chart of conversion accounts given in the book of Acts.

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Receive With Meekness The Implanted Word

William J. Stewart Looking across my bookshelf, I see many books containing various forms of valuable information. There are some ‘inspirational’ writings by well esteemed authors encouraging us to rely upon the all-powerful Author above. There are resources such as sermon … Continue reading

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For The Grace Of God … Has Appeared To All Men

William J. Stewart The Bible tells us of a man by the name of Judas Iscariot. We are not told very much about him — actually, all we are told is that Judas betrayed the Lord. But as we think about … Continue reading

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For By Grace You Have Been Saved

William J. Stewart The apostle Paul reminds the Ephesian brethren, as well as us today of the paramount element concerning our salvation. He writes of the Almighty, that He “…even when we were dead in trespasses, made us alive together with … Continue reading

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There Is A Way That Seems Right

William J. Stewart We would do well to learn the truth found in the title of this article. Wise old Solomon wrote, “There is a way that seems right to a man, but its end is the way of death.” Whatever … Continue reading

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