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Can I Lose My Salvation?

Scripture: 1 John 5

Topic: Human Experience > Doubt

Series: Hard Questions in the Bible

Can I Lose My Salvation? 1 John 5:9-13 Dr. Jim Denison On Sunday morning, September 9, 1973, I asked Jesus Christ to forgive my sins and become my Savior and Lord. But when I finished praying, nothing happened. I saw no lights; I felt no weight lift from my shoulders. My first thought was, “Is […]

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Getting Rid of Guilt

Scripture: 1 John 1

Topic: Human Experience > Guilt

Series: None

Getting Rid of Guilt 1 John 1 James C. Denison A teacher gave her fourth-grade class a list of famous sayings and asked them to complete each one. Here are some of the results: Better be safe than . . . punch a 5th grader. Don’t bite the hand that . . . looks dirty. […]

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Santa Claus Goes to Church

Scripture: 1 John 1

Topic: Occasions > Christmas

Series: Christmas

Santa Claus Goes to Church 1 John 1 Dr. Jim Denison Nicholas of Myra was born around AD 270 in Asia Minor, modern-day Turkey. He became bishop of Myra, was exiled and imprisoned by Emperor Diocletian, released by Constantine the Great, and died in Myra around AD 350. In 987 he was named the patron […]

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Where Is God When It Hurts

Scripture: 1 John 4

Topic: Theology > Suffering

Series: Hard Questions About God

Where Is God When It Hurts? 1 John 4:7-12 Dr. Jim Denison So you think you had a bad day recently. This true account was taken from a recent Florida newspaper. A man was working on his motorcycle on his patio when it slipped into gear and dragged him through the glass patio door and […]

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