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The Big Idea Of Ephesians Is Encouraging The Church To Use God’s Incredible Blessings

Paul wrote this letter to the Ephesians because he wanted to remind them about the incredible blessings God had given them and to encourage them to use them. In the course of every day life how easy it is to … Continue reading

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The Big Idea Of Philippians Is The Believer’s Joy Of Overcoming Hard Time With Christ

Paul was overjoyed by the church in Philippi and how they were following Christ. Paul wrote this letter from a prison cell in Rome.  Amazingly, he remained joyful because Jesus was with him and he was seeing people come to … Continue reading

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The Big Idea Of Colossians Is That Christ Is First In All Things

Paul wrote this letter to the Colossians to remind them that nothing compares to Christ, He is first in all things. Some evil teachers had come into the Colossian church and persuaded them that there were things more important than … Continue reading

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The Big Idea Of 1 Timothy Is To Teach Young Timothy How To Lead The Church

Paul wrote to his young associate Timothy to teach him how to lead the church. When Paul left the church of Ephesus, he left Timothy behind to lead the work.  This was a giant task because Timothy was still a … Continue reading

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The Big Idea Of 2 Timothy Is To Encourage Timothy To Be Strong Like A Soldier

Paul wrote this 2nd letter to the Timothy to encourage his young friend to stand strong like a soldier and to defend the church that Timothy leads. Paul was in prison and expected to be executed shortly when he wrote … Continue reading

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The Big Idea Of Titus Is To Select Good Leaders And To Encourage Good Deeds

Paul wrote to his friend Titus to encourage him to select good leaders for the church in Crete and to exhort them to good deeds. It is one thing to say that we believe something, it is quite another to … Continue reading

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The Big Idea Of Hebrews Is To Put Complete Faith In The Superior Person And Work Of Christ

The unknown author encourages Hebrew Christians to put their faith in Christ and His superior work and person. KTMTTMT – Keep the main thing the main thing.  It is so easy to get distracted as Christians.  This writer put it … Continue reading

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