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When Your Christian Liberty Becomes a Sin

How can we know if we've crossed "the line"? Can drinking alcohol or eating meat become wrong before God?

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Christian Hope Changes Everything

We who are rooted in Christ also have every spiritual blessing in him in the heavenly places (Eph. 1:3). We need not fear because we already have every blessing. Paul says in his letter to the Ephesians that before the world was even formed, God the Father chose us, adopted us as his children, and lavished every spiritual blessing on us (Eph. 1:3–5).

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How to Measure Success

“It is not your business to succeed (no one can be sure of that), but to do right. When you have done so, the rest lies with God.” 

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Will My Mom with Dementia Go to Heaven?

Episode 454 |  Pastor Adriel Sanchez and Dr. Bill Maier answer questions about drive-in church, church music, praying for healing, and dementia.

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What Can I Do About My Husband’s Gaming Addiction?

Episode 453 |  Pastor Adriel Sanchez and Dr. Bill Maier answer questions about whether sinners seek God, end-times and enduring until the end in Mark 13, dealing with a gaming addiction, and applying Old Testament laws.

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God’s Mercy to the Lonely and Isolated

When I first returned to church after leaving my faith in college, my attendance was spotty. Most weeks, I was weary by Sunday. The remnants of my life apart from Christ still held me with a firm grasp, and at the end of a week of waging war, I was exhausted.

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How Do We Glorify God If We Are In Agony All The Time?

Episode 444 |  Pastor Adriel Sanchez and Dr. Bill Maier answer questions about the book of Job, helping a person in need, suffering with a terrible chronic illness, and whether Christians should worship on Sunday or Saturday.

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Why You Should Avoid Stoicism and Fake-Happiness When Suffering Hits

Death is not a benign friend, but a dreaded foe. How can we trust a God who lets death and tragedy constantly strike us?

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4 Things to Remember after You Have Sinned

Have you ever felt like God turned his back on you because of your sin? Here are four things that God does when we have failed...