THE CONTENTMENT ANTIDOTE

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“For we have brought nothing into the world, so we cannot take anything out of it either” (1 Timothy 6:7). Discontentment is a serious danger. It is at the core of Balaam’s stumbling block, and what his disciples employ today. By “enticing unstable souls...they entice by...

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Tags: astray, balaam, content, contentment, culture, deception, discontent, discontentment, entitlement, flesh, holy spirit, jesus, life, salvation, works of the flesh

MATHEW 23:13 - Berean Lamp Memory Verse - (Apr 18-25)

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The Berean Lamp Memory Verse for this week is:   “But woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites, because you shut off the kingdom of heaven from people; for you do not enter in yourselves, nor do you allow those who are entering to go in” (Matthew...

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Tags: authorities, blind, deception, experts, gateway, god's word, guides, jesus, mafia, pharisees, searching, slavery, vulnerable, weak

Berean Lamp Memory Verse - James 4:7 - (Sep 21-28)

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Our Memory Verse for this week comes from James 4:7.  This is the seventh Memory Verse in our Devotional series looking at God's eternal purpose for mankind and how that relates to Lucifer's fall and his activities as satan, "the accuser" of mankind today.  We've been looking at the...

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Tags: condemnation, deception, devil, disguise, god, humility, jesus, lies, oppression, persecution, salvation, satan, schemes, sin, submit, temptations, incite, exhalt

Berean Lamp Memory Verse - (May 28-June4)

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Our Memory Verse for this week comes from Psalm 31:5, where David commits his spirit to God, Who he says has ransomed him. He trusts God with his soul because he says God is a God of truth, and God said He would ransom Him. We often quote the verse, "with God all things are possible" (Matthew...

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Tags: deception, enemy, eternal life, faithful, god cannot lie, jesus, lie, promises, redeemer, testimony, transgression, truth, witness

Berean Lamp Devotional - How Do You Know?

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“O Timothy, guard what has been entrusted to you, avoiding worldly and empty chatter and the opposing arguments of what is falsely called ‘knowledge’ ” (1 Timothy 6:20 NASB). Have you ever stopped to consider just how much of what you “know” comes from what...

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Tags: chatter, deception, hear, holy spirit, knowledge, lies, listen, speech, words

Berean Lamp Memory Verse - (May 21-28)

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Our Memory Verse for this week comes from 1 Timothy, where Paul instructs him to guard the Gospel that has been given to him, avoiding vain speech and what the world calls "knowledge." True knowledge can sometimes be tough for us to differentiate from false knowledge. Even as Believers, we...

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Tags: deceit, deception, false prophets, false witness, gospel, hearing, holy spirit, information, jesus, knowledge, lies, truth, words, fasle apostles, false knowledge, worldly chatter, empty chatter

Berean Lamp Devotional 48 - Willingly Deluded - Part 3

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“You felt secure in your wickedness and said, ‘No one sees me,’ Your wisdom and your knowledge, they have deluded you” (Isaiah 47:10a). While in college, I met a lot of “good” people and everyone I met told me that people “are generally...

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Tags: delusion, facade, deception, heart, wickedness

Memory Verse - (Oct 2-9)

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Our Memory Verse for this week comes from Paul's second letter to the Thessalonian Church, where he discusses the delusion God will send upon the world in the Last Days. As we saw last week, the first delusion in the Garden informs all other delusions since. We also saw that delusion is most...

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Tags: delusion, lie, cover, adam, eve, deception, light, darkness

Memory Verse - (Sep 25-Oct 2)

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Our Memory Verse for this week comes from Paul's letter to the Romans, where we will be studying to see if we can learn anything about why people believe delusions and lies. What can we learn from the first delusion that informs all delusions since? What was that delusion all about, anyway? Are...

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Tags: deception, lies, delusions, truth, adam, eve, serpent, devil

Memory Verse - (May 22-29)

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Our Memory Verse for this week comes from 2 Corinthians chapter 11 where Paul warns the Corinthians of the devil's craftiness, which is drawing them away from the Gospel. In Bible Study, we're looking at the Millennial reign of Christ when He returns to rule the earth and the devil's deluding...

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Tags: deception, holy spirit, spirit of truth, devil, serpent, dragon, jesus, truth


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