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Counseling One Another

November 27, 2015
by Paul Tautges
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Security from the Shepherd

Psalm 23 is comfort food for the weary soul. Read it, meditate on it, and rest in these simple truths. My Shepherd adequately supplies all of my needs. My Shepherd is the only sure cause of contentment. My Shepherd leads … Continue reading

November 24, 2015
by Paul Tautges
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7 Quotes from Owen’s “The Mortification of Sin”

This morning, I pulled one of my Puritan Paperbacks off the shelf, The Mortification of Sin by John Owen, and reviewed a few chapters, focusing on sentences I had previously underlined. Here are a few that the Spirit used in … Continue reading

November 20, 2015
by Paul Tautges
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Nuggets of Wisdom [11/20/15]

Here are 5 resources that I found profitable this week: Grieving Pastor Speaks Out about Wife’s Murder Investigation (Fox News) – Beautiful! Let’s continue to pray for Davey Blackburn. When You Indulge in Pornography, You Participate in Sex Slavery (Andy … Continue reading

November 17, 2015
by Paul Tautges
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Jesus Knows Our Every Weakness

The old hymn affirms, “Jesus knows our every weakness, take it to the Lord in prayer.” How true this is! Therefore, reminding ourselves of the depth of the Savior’s understanding of our humanity compels us to become people of prayer. … Continue reading

November 16, 2015
by Paul Tautges
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The Most Encouraging and Comforting Promise in the Bible

[Today’s post is written by Armand Tiffe and is a devotional message he gave at a pastor’s breakfast at Cornerstone Christian Academy in Willoughby, Ohio. Armand preceded me as the founding pastor of Cornerstone Community Church in Mayfield Heights, Ohio, … Continue reading

November 14, 2015
by Paul Tautges
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Avoid Taking Communion in an “Unworthy Manner”

One of the soberest warnings in the New Testament concerns the manner in which we approach and participate in the Lord’s Supper. Following the apostle’s repetition of Jesus’ command to regularly “do this in remembrance of Me” (1 Corinthians 11:23-26), … Continue reading

November 12, 2015
by Paul Tautges
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A.C.T.S. Prayer App

After reading yesterday’s post about the ACTS of Prayer, one of my readers informed me that he has created a free app based on this prayer strategy, called Prayer Prompter. Currently, the app is suited for iPhone and iPad only … Continue reading