Long-View Living Ministries

                   with Damon J. Gray

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In Christ Study

Decades ago, I began noticing the repeated phrase “in Christ” in scripture. Each time, I noted the scripture reference and wrote a brief description of what it means to be in Christ based on that verse or passage.

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Bible Study Basics

Too many choose not to read or study their Bible because they are frustrated from prior efforts and have become intimidated. Don't! You CAN read and understand your Bible

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Women Be Silent?

Did the apostle Paul teach the church at Corinth that women need to be silent while in church and that it is shameful for their voices to be heard?

Download the FREE deep-dive examination of what Paul said in 1 Corinthians 13:34-38

Jesus' Miracles

We have thirty-seven miracles of Jesus  (or as John calls them, "signs") recorded in the four gospels prior to the death and resurrection of Jesus. See them in parallel in this list/grid, laid out for easy study and comparison.

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Divorce, Jesus & Paul

If you have suffered a divorce as a Christ-follower and feel marked by the church with a "Scarlet D," please get some peace with your situation.

Download this free study, "No Scarlet D - What Jesus and Paul really said about divorce."

Long-view Living in a Short-view World

Everything we do as Christ follows must be done with eternity in view. From that broad baseline, Damon will begin prayerful study and preparation of a presentation designed specifically to help achieve your goals for the event.

See if Damon can speak at your next event today!

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    When God Says “I AM”

    By Damon J. Gray | September 11, 2023

    I AM and Moses God called Moses to act as his messenger to the Pharaoh of Egypt, the nation that had long oppressed and enslaved…

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    Three Deadly Lusts

    By Damon J. Gray | September 4, 2023

    One of the best-known passages identifying snares for a Christ-follower comes from 1 John wherein John calls out three human lusts that threaten to ensnare…

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    Name It & Claim It Praying

    By Damon J. Gray | August 28, 2023

    Those of you familiar with my writing and speaking know I am nowhere near even the outskirts of the “name it and claim it” movement.…

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    Think on These Things

    By Damon J. Gray | August 21, 2023

    The longer I live as a Christ-follower, the more I come to realize that the great majority of my struggle to live a life worthy…

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    Triplets of Sin & Triplets from God

    By Damon J. Gray | August 14, 2023

    More than once I have been involved in discussions with those who mistakenly assert that “sin is sin and all sin is the same; all…

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    In Two Places at One Time

    By Damon J. Gray | August 7, 2023

    In exasperation, one person may say to another, “Well, I can’t very well be in two places at one time, can I?” Oh, ye of…

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    Vineyards and Wild Grapes

    By Damon J. Gray | July 31, 2023

    The vineyard is a staple metaphor throughout scripture. We see it in prophecy, in the parables of Christ, in Genesis accounts, in threats from foreign…

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    The Time for Boasting is Now

    By Damon J. Gray | July 24, 2023

    Few things are as off-putting to me as arrogance, the smug superiority that constantly looks down upon “lesser beings.” I recently finished reading Jane Austin’s Pride…

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    No Equity Among Thieves

    By Damon J. Gray | July 17, 2023

    The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy. I came that they may have life and have it abundantly.– John 10:10, ESV Years…

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