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Walking and Living in Spiritual Maturity Post #7

Walking wholeheartedly in God’s Faith, Hope and Love There is something about “wholeheartedness” that touches the heart of God. In 2 Chronicles 16:9 God says, “For the eyes of the LORD range throughout the earth to strengthen those whose hearts are fully committed to him…” God does not support “lukewarmness” either. Listen to what He…

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Living and Walking in Spiritual Maturity Post #6

To Be Exceedingly Fruitful God is looking for fruit in every believer’s life. He compares Christians to fruit-bearing trees. Good trees will bear good fruit and bad trees will bear bad fruit. It is not possible for a good tree to produce bad fruit and a bad tree cannot produce good fruit. Fruits can only…

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Living and Walking in Spiritual Maturity – Post #5

To Know and Do the Will of God and to Further the Kingdom of God The disciples asked Jesus how to pray. The answer He gave was The Lord’s Prayer. It is a model for our prayers. It contains the most important things to focus on in the kingdom of God. Jesus said, “May Your…

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Living and Walking in Spiritual Maturity – Post # 4

Developing Wholehearted Obedience to The Great Commission: Making Disciples of All Nations – Baptizing Them and Teaching Them to Obey Everything Jesus Has Commanded The Great Commission is the final instruction Jesus left with His followers before returning to heaven to be with His Heavenly Father. These instructions are of paramount importance to all followers…

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LIVING AND WALKING IN SPIRITUAL MATURITY – DAY 3

Practicing in Life and Ministry Jesus’ High Priestly Prayer: Making every effort to keep the Unity of the Spirit in the Bond of Peace The longest recorded prayer of Jesus’ found in the New Testament is located in the Gospel of John Chapter 17. It covers several important prayer topics. The prayer topic which occurs…

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Living and Walking in Spiritual Maturity – Day 1

Today we are beginning our series of PRAYERS FOR LIVING AND WALKING IN BIBLICAL AND SPIRITUAL MATURITY. This will be a 10 part series, with a new post coming out every Tuesday and Thursday for the next five weeks.  Join Pastor Bjorn Pedersen as he leads us in a short devotional and prayer each segment. Focus: Love of…

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The Ferry Boat Miracle – Video

In this video, Pastor Bjorn shares an the amazing story of how he was saved from certain death as a teenager.

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A Mind Controlled by the Holy Spirit

NO CONDEMNATION IN JESUS “THEREFORE, THERE IS NOW NO CONDEMNATION FOR THOSE WHO ARE IN CHRIST JESUS” Romans 8:1 Prayer: Thank You, Lord, there is no condemnation for those who are in You MIND CONTROLLED BY THE HOLY SPIRIT “THOSE WHO LIVE ACCORDING TO THE SINFUL NATURE HAVE THEIR MINDS SET ON WHAT THAT NATURE DESIRES; BUT…

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DAY 31: The Holy Spirit Can Open Your Mouth and Make You Speak

There might be times when a believer doesn’t want to speak. The Holy Spirit can make the believer speak the message God wants delivered. I felt like that during the testimony meeting in my home church as a young teenager (See Day 28). I’m sure Ezekiel wasn’t enthusiastic to speak some of the messages of…

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DAY 30: The Holy Spirit can make Christians Silent

There are times God wants His followers to be silent and not say anything. That can be a challenge because often we like to talk. But The Holy Spirit kept Ezekiel silent on at least on occasion! Ezekiel 3:26 (NIV) I (The Holy Spirit) will make your tongue stick to the roof of your mouth…

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