Christian Overcomers

Standing Against Evil

Overcomers Get A New Name | Genesis 32

There are some very interesting things that will happen in this chapter. Jacob will meet a group of angels, he will make a model prayer, and will even wrestle with God himself and get his name changed from Jacob to Israel. And if we want God to give us a new name, the blueprint for how that is done is given in this chapter. Read More…
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Chosen and Initiated by Adversity | Genesis 26


In this chapter we are going to see God bring Isaac through some trials to toughen him up, strengthen his faith, and help him not become a weak effeminate man. You could think of this chapter as Isaac’s initiation period, or basic training, as he becomes the new birthright holder and inheritor of the promises given to Abraham.
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Getting Saved vs. Overcoming | Part 2



In part 1 we began reading through the 7 sermons Jesus gave to the 7 churches, and we found out that Jesus evaluated each church by its works, not by faith alone and grace alone. Faith alone and grace alone is step #1 to get saved. After that, God expects us to work, to produce good fruits for the kingdom. Those that do will receive many rewards, and those who don’t risk losing everything, even eternal life.
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Getting Saved vs. Overcoming | Part 1



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The danger of the once saved always saved teaching is that it leads believers into complacency by giving them a false hope. All overcomers are saved people, but not all saved people will overcome. When you believe and are saved, you've only taken the first step. Now you must demonstrate that faith and overcome.
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