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In Jail and Happy as a Clam! 2

April 17, 2008
Paul's perspective on his imprisonment was that even in this, the gospel was furthered. He was able to reach the elite Roman guards with the message of Christ, and through them the house of Caesar itself.

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Grow in your understanding of the Holy Spirit with this month's resource from Connect with Skip Heitzig. You'll receive Skip's teaching series Expound: Holy Spirit on CD and digital download as you explore the person, power, and purpose of the third person of the Trinity. You'll also receive Skip's book on expository teaching, Bring the Rain. There is transformative power and abundant blessings when you seek the Holy Spirit and God's Word in your life.

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Paul's passion was for the furtherance of the gospel. But the things that had happened to him—his arrest and imprisonment—seemed like an interference with that goal. Yet, God had a plan even in this.
April 16, 2008
The love of a Christian should be pure. That means it should be without any hypocrisy or ulterior motives. A Christian's love should glorify God, because this is the ultimate purpose of all love, and of all of life.
April 15, 2008
Paul tells the Philippians that their love should abound—that is, be plentiful and growing. Further, it should be perceptive: It should be appropriate to the situation, and based on knowledge rather than emotion.
April 14, 2008
God's work is an "inside job." God works in a person before he works through that person. So don't get discouraged, because God won't quit. He is committed to you.
April 11, 2008
As Paul sat in a jail, he was thankful for what God was doing in the church at Philippi. He was grateful for their "fellowship in the gospel," because he saw them as his partners in spreading the good news.
April 10, 2008
One telltale sign of a saint is their love for the Bible. People who are redeemed will look upon the Word as a personal letter from God to them. A book takes on a different meaning when you know the author.
April 9, 2008
What is a saint? Is it someone who is close to being perfect? The Bible refers to believers as saints. They are people with two addresses: They are living in the world but they are citizens of heaven.
April 8, 2008
Nehemiah's story ends as he contends with the people over their straying from the Lord. They had become secular, greedy and lax in their faith, and Nehemiah knew a fire needs to be tended or it will go out.
April 7, 2008
Skip Heitzig is in the studio for a "First Friday" interview with Dr. Tim LaHaye, author, pastor and noted speaker on Bible prophecy.
April 4, 2008
After the people had made a covenant to follow God, Nehemiah returned to Jerusalem to find they had backslidden. Moses experienced this also, with the Israelites in the desert, and so did Paul, with the churches he established.
April 3, 2008
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Expound Holy Spirit (3 Teachings on CD & download) + "Bring the Rain Book" by Skip Heitzig
Grow in your understanding of the Holy Spirit with this month's resource from Connect with Skip Heitzig. You'll receive Skip's teaching series Expound: Holy Spirit on CD and digital download as you explore the person, power, and purpose of the third person of the Trinity. You'll also receive Skip's book on expository teaching, Bring the Rain. There is transformative power and abundant blessings when you seek the Holy Spirit and God's Word in your life.

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Study through the Bible verse by verse. Host Skip Heitzig is senior pastor of Calvary Albuquerque, located in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

About Skip Heitzig

Skip Heitzig ministers to over 15,000 people as senior pastor of Calvary Albuquerque. He reaches out to thousands across the nation and throughout the world through his multimedia ministry. He is the author of several books including The Bible from 30,000 Feet, Defying Normal, You Can Understand the Book of Revelation, and How to Study the Bible and Enjoy It. He has also published over two dozen booklets in the Lifestyle series, covering aspects of Christian living. He serves on several boards, including Samaritan's Purse and Harvest.

Skip and his wife, Lenya, and son and daughter-in-law, Nathan and Janaé, live in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Skip and Lenya are the proud grandparents of Seth Nathaniel and Kaydence Joy.

 

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