Tag Archives: Purity

Holiness: A Necessity for Effective Prayer

  Jesus said, “Blessed are the pure in heart, for they shall see God” (Matt. 5:8). Hebrews 12:14 says, “Pursue peace with all people, and holiness, without which no one will see the Lord.”  Holiness and purity are absolutely necessary … Continue reading

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Scripture Memory: Five Ways It Will Aid Your Prayers

  Scripture memory is a vital part of both meditation and prayer. Here are five ways scripture memory will aid your prayers: 1. The memorized Word is our best weapon against the enemy. When Satan tempted Jesus in the wilderness, … Continue reading

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3 Motives for Purity as We Draw Near the End of All Things— from 1 Peter 4:7

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? 1 Peter 4:7 The end of all things is near. Therefore be clear minded and self-controlled so that you can pray. NIV ? 1.  The end of the world as we know it…

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Knowing That God Is Near Gives Us Strength for Purity

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A pastor once said to a man who couldn’t resist clicking on porn sites, “If you knew that Jesus was near you, sitting right next to you while you were on your computer, would…

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How We Make Light of Sin – from Ephesians 5:3-14

  Impurity Filthiness Silly talk Coarse jesting   These words suggest to me that there is a relaxed attitude about sin, that sin is not taken seriously. Yes, too often, I think, even among Christians sin is made light of … Continue reading

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Sexual Purity by the Power of the Gospel

  We have tried all kinds of things, haven’t we, to achieve sexual purity—to free ourselves from lust and sexual sins.  We have tried will power and daily repeating of things that we will and will not do.  We have … Continue reading

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Five Ways Praise Helps Me in Spiritual Warfare

It is no secret that the world, the devil, and all the forces of evil are at war with us (Christians) and want to discourage us and to defeat us.  But we have the advantage, for greater is He that … Continue reading

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