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Jesus' Prescription for Apathy

Posted by Josiah Magnuson on August 29, 2017 at 3:20 PM Comments comments (5)" target="_blank">Listen to the audio message from Josiah Magnuson here.

Revelation 3:14-22:

And unto the angel of the church of the Laodiceans write; "These things saith the Amen, the faithful and true witness, the ruler of the creation of God; I know thy works, that thou art neither cold nor hot: I would thou wert cold or hot.  So then because ...

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Rebuilding Virtue When it Seems Lost

Posted by Josiah Magnuson on March 20, 2016 at 5:25 PM Comments comments (0)

I recently received a question in regards to how to rebuild virtue if in fact this moral courage and character is not present, on the whole, in American culture today.  It's a difficult subject to address.  But here is my best attempt.

We find a Biblical command in regards to virtue in II Peter 1:5.  I believe in order to see how to add virtue to our faith, we have to look at the context of this passage.


We first of all have to have faith t...

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Happy New Year from VSP

Posted by Josiah Magnuson on December 31, 2015 at 5:45 PM Comments comments (1)

Happy New Year!  We've had a wonderful Christmas season praising the Lord for His gracious wisdom and righteousness available through Jesus Christ (I Corinthians 1:30) who is the Gift that makes all the other gifts possible! Now it's time to get back to work.


In 2016, we have the opportunity to "show forth the virtue of Him who has called us out of darkness and into His marvelous light." (I Peter 2:9) The virtue of Christ is the key to a path of light in true lib...

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