Voice From The Mountain

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Oct 2021
THANKSGIVING – Eucharisteo

Jesus took the loaves, and when He had given thanks He distributed them to His disciples…John 6:11 NKJV …and whatever you do in word or in deed do it all in the name of the Lord, giving thanks. Colossians 3:17 NAS …in everything give thanks, for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you. 1 Thessalonians 5:18 NKJV Giving thanks  eucharisteo (yoo-khar-is-te-oh) G2168 from G2170, related to G2127, to speak graciously, well, express gratitude, to be thankful, say blessing/thanks, actual show of thankfulness, say grace. Eucharisteo is used 39......

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VOTE LIBERTY AND FAITH!

VOTE LIBERTY AND FAITH!

“The American Republic will endure until the day Congress discovers that it can bribe the public with the public’s money…Liberty cannot be established without morality, nor morality without faith,” – Alexis de Tocqueville, Democracy...


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PRAYER AND THE UNSHAKABLE KINGDOM

PRAYER AND THE UNSHAKABLE KINGDOM

In this manner, therefore pray: Our Father in heaven, Hallowed be your name. Your kingdom come. Your will be done on earth as it is in heaven… Matthew 6:9-10 NKJV Therefore, since we are...


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NO FEAR!

NO FEAR!

God has not given us a spirit of fear, but of power, love, and a sound mind. Paul to Timothy in 2 Timothy 1:6 NKJV They said nothing to anyone, for they were afraid...


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WHY EVANGELICALS MUST STAND WITH ISRAEL

WHY EVANGELICALS MUST STAND WITH ISRAEL

Pray for the peace of Jerusalem. May all who love this city prosper.  – Psalm 122:6 NLT Evangelical Christians stand with Israel because God is in charge of its miracle restoration. Evangelicals stand apart...


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NOT THE TIME TO CELEBRATE

NOT THE TIME TO CELEBRATE

A time to weep, and a time to laugh, and a time to mourn, and a time to dance. Ecclesiastes 3:4 NKJV Are we facing another Civil War? This is not a time to...


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A NEW NORM OF GRATITUDE?

A NEW NORM OF GRATITUDE?

“The judgments of the Lord are true and righteous altogether. “…Neither were they thankful…” Paul in diagnosing Rome’s moral sickness and perverted culture. Romans 1:21 “The judgments of the Lord are true and righteous...


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TEAM PLAYERS

TEAM PLAYERS

…I will know that you are standing together with one spirit and one purpose, fighting together for the faith, which is the Good News. Paul in Philippians 1:27 NLT emphasis mine Together: sunathleo (soon-ath-leh’-o)...


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FORGIVING AND FORGETTING

FORGIVING AND FORGETTING

Forgive: charizomai khar-id-zom-ahee Strongs 5483 pardon, forgive, freely give, in kindness, grant (from charis: benefit, gift, joy) Get rid of all bitterness, rage, anger, harsh words, and slander, as well as all types of...


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SAVED

SAVED

  Saved sozo – sode-zoe (Strongs 4942) to save, to rescue, heal, cure, preserve, keep safe and sound. Related words: soteria – so-tay-ree-ah (Strongs 4992) salvation, spiritual wellbeing, safety, preservation. Soter – so-tare (Strongs...


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QUALIFYING TRIALS

QUALIFYING TRIALS

Qualified: dokimos Greek; approved after assayed Disqualified: adokimos Greek; rejected, unacceptable I discipline my body like an athlete, training it to do what it should. Otherwise, I fear that after preaching to others I...


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YOU SAW MY AFFLICTION

YOU SAW MY AFFLICTION

Why does God allow trials? YOU SAW MY AFFLICTION I will be glad and rejoice in your love, for you saw my affliction, and knew my anguish of soul. Psalm 31:7 NIV Of all...


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RESPECT

RESPECT

RESPECT What Coach Phil Jackson Taught His NBA Teams …take delight in honoring each other.” Romans 12:10 …give respect and honor…” Romans 13:7 What coaching advice would the top coach in the National Basketball...


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THE KNOCK AT MIDNIGHT

THE KNOCK AT MIDNIGHT If you’re in a crisis, read this! …keep on knocking and the door will be opened to you. Luke 11:9 NLT But I tell you this—though he won’t do it...


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MONUMENT YOUR MIRACLES

MONUMENT YOUR MIRACLES

MONUMENT YOUR MIRACLES Then Samuel took a stone and set it up…and called its name Ebenezer, saying, “Thus far the Lord has helped us.” 1 Samuel 7:13 NKJV Occasionally we are in Washington DC...


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MY WAY TO STUDY SCRIPTURE

MY WAY TO STUDY SCRIPTURE

MY WAY TO STUDY SCRIPTURE by Jim Mackey, Presbyter, Mountain Creek Church   There are two distinct ways I like to study Scripture. First, do word studies. Both OT Hebrew and NT Greek offer...


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WHO DO YOU SAY THAT I AM?

WHO DO YOU SAY THAT I AM?

He said to them, “But who do you say that I am?” Matthew 16:15 NKJV There are times when we find ourselves in an awkward position or an oppressive situation when it is not...


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