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The Purpose of the Law

It is assumed that human endeavor is a virtue. A virtue that, when harnessed by men, becomes a means to attain something out of their reach. 3,697 more words

1 Corinthians 7:29-31- This world is passing away

1 CORINTHIANS 7:29-31

29I mean, brothers and sisters, the appointed time has grown short; from now on, let even those who have wives be as though they had none, 30and those who mourn as though they were not mourning, and those who rejoice as though they were not rejoicing, and those who buy as though they had no possessions, 31and those who deal with the world as though they had no dealings with it. 163 more words

Lectionary

The gospel of Peter and the gospel of Paul

Peter and Paul this is a remarkable video on the differences of the Kingdom gospel and the gospel of grace.

Body Of Christ / Israel

Teaching Notes: On Colossians - The Power

The next part in our series of topical studies from Paul’s Letter to the Colossians is the power we have in Christ Jesus. This series of studies was first taught more than 40 years ago as part of a verse-by-verse study that became a series of topical insights from Paul’s great Letters to the Christians in Colossae and Ephesus. 841 more words

Grace Thoughts

A Comfort and A Joy – 2 Timothy 1:3-5

1.14.18 AUDIO AND SLIDE TRANSITIONS

We continue to learn from Paul’s second letter to Timothy by looking at 2 Timothy 1:3-5. We see the comfort Paul found in having a clear conscience and the joy he gleaned from his disciple Timothy’s sincere faith.

Sermons

Old and New

For those with gym memberships, the arrival of a new year is a time of frustration. The formerly expansive spaces of the gym become cluttered as people, in a frenzy of rashly made new year’s resolutions, embark on a crash course of exercise. 1,692 more words

Life With God

Two significant lies about significance, part 2

In part 1 I addressed lie #1 that Satan speaks regarding significance — You’re not important.

I don’t know how many times I’ve heard that whispered in my subconscious ear, but it’s more than I care to count. 746 more words

Spiritual Formations