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Paul, when addressing the Corinthians, wanted to correct their practice and to ground his instruction in theological principles. In the book of 1 Corinthians, the people presented two root problems: … 744 more words

New Testament


Matthew 13:53-58

55 And coming to his own country he taught them in their synagogue, so that they were astonished, and said, “Where did this man get this wisdom and these mighty works? 227 more words


The Gospel According to the Gospels, Part 1

Today I continue my shameless re-posting of my old blogs about the gospel. Let me know what you think!

In my last full post I suggested that when the New Testament writers talked about “the gospel” they referred not so much to the Protestant doctrine of justification… 1,563 more words


Summary of Revelation

Summary of Revelation

                As the last book of most modern Bibles (although not chronologically last), the Book of Revelations was written by John the Revelator. John wrote Revelation while a prisoner on the Island of Patmos. 318 more words

New Testament

Is God on your side?

Have you ever heard someone say, “I’ve got God on my side” as they endeavor in a new life chapter, as they make a big life decision or even as they walk through an ugly conflict with someone else?   638 more words

New Testament

Glowing with the Ardor of the Holy Spirit

There is no longer Jew or Greek, there is no longer slave or free, there is no longer male and female; for all of you are one in Christ Jesus. 72 more words

New Testament

Thursday's Thot (07/31/14)

“I think Christ has recommended rising early in the morning
by his rising from the grave very early.”
-Jonathan Edwards

Bible Surprises