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Watcher or Doer?

When Jesus cried “Eli, Eli, lama sabachtani” in Matthew 27:46, it was a heart-rending moment. The scriptures were being fulfilled as He quoted Psalm 22:1 and died on the cross. 330 more words

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We Are Barabbas

In Matthew 26:16-26, the character Barabbas is a living allegory of our spiritual condition, and of what Jesus did for us in His substitutionary death: 271 more words

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"The Way You Talk Gives You Away"

“A little later the bystanders came up and said to Peter, ‘Surely you too are one of them; for even the way you talk gives you away.'” (Matthew 26:73) 280 more words

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When A Change of Scenery Isn't The Answer

“When he had gone out to the gateway, another servant girl saw him, and said to those who were there, ‘This man was with Jesus of Nazareth.’ And again he denied it with an oath, ‘I do not know the man.”” (Matthew 26:71-72) 293 more words

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Defective Discipleship

“But Peter was following Him at a distance as far as the courtyard of the high priest, and entered in, and sat down with the officers to see the outcome.” (Matthew 26:58) 505 more words

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"Accept the Things I Cannot Change"

“How then will the scriptures be fulfilled, which say that it must happen this way?” (Matthew 26:54)

The final words of Jesus’ sentence here were significant: “It must happen this way.” His arrest was going to happen. 267 more words

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"Thy Will": Not A "Bad" Prayer

“My Father, if this cannot pass away unless I drink it, Your will be done.” (Matthew 26:42)

We all face difficult time in our lives, and when we come to them, we should bring our situation to our Heavenly Father in prayer, just like Jesus did here.   269 more words

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