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Small Beginnings

“And He said, ‘How shall we picture the kingdom of God, or by what parable shall we present it? It is like a mustard seed, which, when sown upon the soil, though it is smaller than all the seeds that are upon the soil, yet when it is sown, it grows up and becomes larger than all the garden plants and forms large branches; so that the birds of the air can nest under its shade.'” (Mark 4:30-32) 182 more words

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"Some People Are Saying"?

“For I have been informed concerning you, my brethren, by Chloe’s people, that there are quarrels among you.”  (I Corinthians 1:11)

How interesting here that Paul does not report to the church at Corinth that “SOMEONE told me” or “a number of people are saying” and so on.   162 more words

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The Importance of Unity

“Now I urge you, brethren, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that you all agree, and that there be no divisions among you, but that you be made complete in the same mind and in the same judgment.”  (I Corinthians 1:10) 237 more words

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Called Into Fellowship

What is the point of the Christian life? What is it all about? Paul reminds here in I Corinthians 1:9: “God is faithful, through whom you were called into fellowship with His Son, Jesus Christ our Lord”. 199 more words

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Conspiracy Theories?

“Conspiracy theories” are popular with many people, and some of them gain traction among the Christian population as well. It should be instructive to us that scripture actually has a word that speaks to these, in Isaiah 8:12-13: 301 more words

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When We Don't Know

“The seed sprouts and grows — how, he himself does not know.” (Mark 4:27)

Jesus relates a parable here in Mark 4, of how a man sows seed, and a plant comes up as a result, although the man himself does not know why. 356 more words

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It's Not Always Good News

God’s men don’t always have “good news” to share.  If they do, they are certainly not God’s men!

We see an example of that in Isaiah 7. 342 more words

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