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Articles by Professor John Pfeiffer:

No Prayer Barrier

Written by John Pfeiffer
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Heavenly Father, hear our prayers and accept our praises for Jesus’ sake. Amen. What we see and hear this day is a wondrous thing. The fact that this school exists is wondrous. The fact that you are here is wondrous. The fact that there are teachers and staff is wondrous. Most wondrous of all is […] Read More

God’s Affordable (Free) Care Act

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Lord God, teach us to leave all our worries in Your hands, for Jesus’ sake. Amen. ObamaCare–the Affordable Care Act: have you heard anything about this? It is a government-regulated program for health care in this country. There are those who strongly support it and those who strongly oppose it. Some say it is good […] Read More

Clinging To and Confessing the Truth

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What is more important, the salvation of men or the glory of God? Some people set aside the glory of God, claiming that they are very concerned about the salvation of men. However, if you make the salvation of men more important than the glory of God, you will lose both. What is the glory […] Read More

Jesus Makes the Difference

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“It is a fearful thing to fall into the hands of the living God.”(Hebrews 10:31) What a Bible passage! There is nothing comforting about this statement. The word for “fearful” is always used in a negative way. Likewise, the word for “fall into” is used negatively. It is not like falling into the arms of […] Read More

Hope Rests on Grace

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Lord God, hear us: help us to hear You. Amen. Does anyone love you? I suppose there are times that we may feel unloved.  However, I am sure that every one of you is loved by someone and probably by many. Think of one person who loves you [pause]. Okay. Now ask yourself, “Can I […] Read More

The last best hope of earth.

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The Bible Text for our consideration is: “Paul, a bondservant of God and an apostle of Jesus Christ, according to the faith of God’s elect and the acknowledgment of the truth which accords with godliness, in hope of eternal life which God, who cannot lie, promised before time began, but has in due time manifested […] Read More
“If in this life only we have hope in Christ, we are of all men the most pitiable.” 1 Corinthians 15:19 Whenever I read this Word of God, I can’t help but shake my head at the striking example of hypocrisy. Throughout this dying world, millions of people believe that Jesus Christ is dead. They may […] Read More