Yearly Archives: 2012

  • Truth About the Prosperity Gospel, Pt. 6

    Posted on December 29, 2012 by Dan Beaty in Christian Living, Podcasts.

    Who sinned? As He (Jesus) passed by, He saw a man blind from birth. And His disciples asked Him, “Rabbi, who sinned, this man or his parents, that he would be born blind?” Jesus answered, “{It was} neither {that} this man sinned, nor his parents; but {it was}so that the works of God might […]

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  • The Radical Christmas Message

    Posted on December 24, 2012 by Dan Beaty in Audio/Video, Christian Living, Podcasts.

    Have you ever considered the full implications of the Biblical stories and verses which every year are commonly referenced in our carols and found on our greeting cards during this season? These implications are discussed in the audio message below entitled, “Kingdom Conversations,” as presented on December 9, 2012 at Emmanuel Church of Etna. www.emmanuelohio.com […]

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  • Truth About the Prosperity Gospel, Pt. 5

    Posted on December 20, 2012 by Dan Beaty in Christian Living, Podcasts.

    Some years back I read a book by DeVern Fromke entitled, “The Ultimate Intention.” One of the main insights I gained from it was how easily humans can turn just about every good thing into a negative when it becomes all about us. It is a matter of perspective. Just as medieval scientists under […]

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  • Amazing Grace

    Posted on December 19, 2012 by Dan Beaty in Podcasts.

    A bluesy take on one of the greatest hymns.

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  • Rise Up O Man of God

    Posted on December 19, 2012 by Dan Beaty in Podcasts.

    A great classic song with a new arrangement by Phil Keaggy.

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  • Be Thou My Vision

    Posted on December 19, 2012 by Dan Beaty in Podcasts.

    A traditional hymn with a contemporary arrangment.

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  • The Church and the Kingdom in History

    Posted on December 18, 2012 by Dan Beaty in New Covenant, Podcasts.

    In these modern times, the believing Christian is more informed than ever before. Today we have television, radio, the printed page, and now the internet at our disposal. With all of our Christian schools and colleges, as well as the Christian media, we can easily become educated and stay informed of all major events […]

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  • That Little Word, “IF”

    Posted on December 18, 2012 by Dan Beaty in Christian Living, Podcasts.

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    IF………A small, commonly used word with great implications……….. Today I would like to discuss a very small word that often has very large implications. It is the word “If.” The very idea behind it can challenge well established, deep philosophical and theological concepts. It can also knock the props out […]

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  • Truth about the Prosperity Gospel, Pt. 4

    Posted on December 15, 2012 by Dan Beaty in Christian Living.

    The Road to Prosperity Our God is certainly a miracle working God. This is one fact that all Christians should treasure. Here is one area where I believe prosperity and faith preachers and teachers have done us a service. Many have been greatly inspired by their stories and exhortations to believe in our God with […]

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  • Truth About the Prosperity Gospel, Pt. 3

    Posted on November 1, 2012 by Dan Beaty in Christian Living.

      In I Thessalonians 5:19-21 we read: “Do not quench the Spirit, do not despise prophetic utterances. But examine everything carefully; hold fast to that which is good.” (NASV) What we have been doing in this discussion is examining a current teaching that is widely proclaimed in the Christian media today. The general consensus of […]

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  • Truth About the Prosperity Gospel, Pt. 2

    Posted on October 19, 2012 by Dan Beaty in Christian Living.

      From the earliest days recorded in Genesis, to the New Testament times, right up until the present, believers have always understood that God hears and answers prayer. James writes, “Therefore, confess your sins to one another, and pray for one another, so that you may be healed. The effective prayer of a righteous man […]

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  • Truth about the “Prosperity Gospel?”

    Posted on October 4, 2012 by Dan Beaty in Christian Living.

      Some of the fastest growing churches and ministries in the world today are characterized by what is known as the Prosperity Gospel. Those teaching this message believe that the salvation which was accomplished for us on the Cross of Christ guarantees not only salvation from sin and eternity in hell, but also perfect physical […]

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  • Book Review: Love Wins…

    Posted on September 25, 2012 by Dan Beaty in Book Reviews.

    Love Wins…a book about heaven, hell & the fate of every person who ever lived by Rob Bell The subject matter of this book is not new to this writer. In fact I was exposed to some of its basic ideas nearly 40 years ago. The difference I see here and today is the manner […]

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  • Standing Fast in the Liberty

    Posted on September 24, 2012 by Dan Beaty in Christian Living.

    In one of the earliest of the New Testament writings we find Paul the apostle addressing a number of young Christian assemblies located in the part of the world where modern Turkey exists today. Some of his strongest words are found in this letter to the Galatian believers, who had been swayed from the simple […]

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