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The Father's Humility In Eternity Past

In the previous post we began a series on the humility of God the Father. We spent time establishing that Father, Son, and Spirit are perfectly equal in essence and character. 329 more words

Christianity

John 17

When Jesus had spoken these words, he lifted up his eyes to heaven, and said, “Father, the hour has come; glorify your Son that the Son may glorify you, since you have given him authority over all flesh, to give eternal life to all whom you have given him. 578 more words

Love

Land for Peace?

One of the commonly encouraged tools for peace in the Israeli/Arab conflict is the concept of giving up land for peace.  I lived in Israel during the season in the late 70’s when the Sinai was given up in hopes of delivering secure borders to all Israel.  644 more words

Honesty

You Are His - John 17:9

“I am praying for them. I am not praying for the world but for those whom you have given me, for they are yours.”
John 17:9… 344 more words

Faithfulness Of God

THE ANSWER TO JESUS' PRAYER

In John 17 Jesus prays for His disciples and those who would believe because of their word. He prayed that they would be one even as He and the Father are one. 476 more words

Biblical Insight

The Power of Prayer

Jesus was a man of action and prayer. No one can miss His emphasis on
prayer. Before He even began His ministry He spent 40 days in the… 271 more words

Devotional

The Utility of Unity

I remember as a young man looking through shiny new car brochures and spending hours deciding on my perfect ‘spec’ for my brand new Volkswagon GTI. 730 more words

Ecumenism