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The Darker Side of Faith Part 2

June 14, 2007
There is a famous quote by missionary Jim Elliot: "He is no fool who gives what he cannot keep to gain that which he cannot lose." On any given day, somewhere in the world, Christians are persecuted for their faith. The world cannot understand why Christians would risk their lives for their faith, but those who risk their lives know that something better than this life awaits them.

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When we think of Hebrews 11, we think of incredible stories about men and women with faith. We often think of all the amazing things that happened, but did you know that this chapter also contains reports of persecution, persecution that happened to people with great faith? Like this chapter, the Christian life contains both joy and suffering.
June 13, 2007
People will pay thousands of dollars for things that once belonged to someone famous. Perhaps a size 2 evening gown or celebrity footprints make lovely decorations, but those things will eventually pass away. The love of God is free and unconditional, and it will last forever.
June 12, 2007
We can study what love should look like; we can break it down into small parts and analyze its affect on others; we can even tell others how to love. However, love is ineffective until it moves from knowledge to application.
June 11, 2007
When put to the test, love will endure any hardship. It is not based upon emotion; it is a commitment that survives the most perilous circumstances—both unconditionally and sacrificially. How well do you love others?
June 8, 2007
Students dread exams, yet exams help measure how well a student has progressed in a particular subject. If someone could measure how well you display love, would you be able to pass the test?
June 7, 2007
Many people speak of love; in fact, there are over 871 million Web sites that contain the word love. If everyone is talking about love, why isn’t the world more loving? Perhaps one reason is that the world’s talk of love is significantly different from the biblical practice of love.
June 6, 2007
. It is said that actions speak louder than words. Anyone can say the words, “I love you.” It is much more difficult to put those words into practice. Do your actions reveal love for others?
June 5, 2007
A perfect jewel is spectacular not only because it has attractive qualities but also because it lacks imperfect flaws. In a similar manner, love is beautiful not only because of the things it does but also for the things that it does not do.
June 4, 2007
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Do you ever wonder about the last days? What will they be like? Will God be in control? Gain clear insights about the future with this month's resource from Connect with Skip Heitzig. Compiled by best-selling prophecy teachers Ed Hindson, Mark Hitchcock, and Tim LaHaye, the Harvest Handbook of Bible Prophecy provides thousands of Bible-based facts about the end times to help you be confident in your faith and future.

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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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