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Serving Our Generation

Acts 13:36 David, after he had served his own generation by the will of God, fell on sleep, and was laid unto his fathers. WILLIAM GURNALL (1617-1679): It is an honourable epitaph which Paul sets on the memory of David … Continue reading

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Is Fasting a Christian Duty for Protestant Evangelicals?

Matthew 9:14,15; Matthew 6:16 When came to him the disciples of John, saying, Why do we and the Pharisees fast oft, but thy disciples fast not? And Jesus said unto them, Can the children of the bridechamber mourn, as long … Continue reading

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The Christian Citizen Part 4: His Duty in Business & Employment

I Thessalonians 4:11,12: Ephesians 6:5-9        Study to be quiet, and to do your own business, and to work with your own hands, as we commanded you; that ye may walk honestly toward them that are without and that ye … Continue reading

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The Christian Citizen Part 3: A Duty to Pray for Government Leaders

I Peter 2:13,14; I Timothy 2:1,2        Submit yourselves to every ordinance of man for the Lord’s sake: whether it be to the king, as supreme; or unto governors, as unto them that are sent by him for the punishment … Continue reading

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The Christian Citizen Part 2: His Duty to Earthly State Governments

Romans 13:1,2,7        Let every soul be subject unto the higher powers. For there is no power but of God: the powers that be are ordained of God. Whosoever therefore resisteth the power, resisteth the ordinance of God: and they … Continue reading

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