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  1. Not so fast, seeker of truth...

    We call predestination Godís eternal decree, which he compacted with himself what he willed to become of each man. For all are not created in equal condition; rather, eternal life is foreordained for some, eternal damnation for others (Institutes 3.21.5; Calvin 1960:926).
    All this lofty talk of unity.

    Let the careful reader decide if God's revealed nature has been impugned.
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  2. Lords of the Night

    Lords of the Night

    As the sun sinks behind buildings and meadows;
    When darkness moves in and the lesser lights rule -
    Lone figures scurry and slink in the shadows
    Mangy and starving they search, sniff and drool.

    During the day they rest and they slumber
    Seeking a spot in the sun or the shade;
    Once it is dark and the sun has gone under
    They run in packs for protection and aid.

    Shadowy figures; thin, supple and
    ...
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  3. The Holy Spirit

    Jesus died so that we would receive the gift of the Holy Spirit. This gift is the Spirit of God. This spirit knows everything God knows, because, he is God. He is our helper who will teach us the things of God. I've have been on a learning path with the Holy Spirit, nothing happens over night. I don't know how the Holy Spirit communicates with others in Christ, but I do know how he helps me, this walk with the Lord is a singular walk, But I've found that this is a tool that is always there for ...
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  4. As new believers

    The moment we believe, we become new creatures in Christ, (new vessels, new wineskins), and then filled with the Spirit, (new wine) .
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  5. Matthew 9;New wine into new wineskin

    16 No one sews a patch of un shrunk cloth on an old garment, for the patch will pull away from the garment, making the tear worse. 17 Neither do people pour new wine into old wineskin. If they do, the skin will burst; the wine will run out and the wineskin will be ruined. No, they will pour new win into new wineskin, and both will be preserved.
    I meditated on this and the Holy Spirit reviled to me the meaning of this parable. The disciples waited in the upper room for Jesus to return. When ...
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