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Proverbs 1:1-5 (25.10.16)

Proverbs 1:1-5 NIV
[1] The proverbs of Solomon son of David, king of Israel: [2] for gaining wisdom and instruction; for understanding words of insight; [3] for receiving instruction in prudent behaviour, doing what is right and just and fair; [4] for giving prudence to those who are simple, knowledge and discretion to the young— [5] let the wise listen and add to their learning, and let the discerning get guidance— 71 more words

Bible Notes

Hey Jude-- They Live Life On Their Own Terms

Last week we introduced Jude’s concern over false teachers who worm their way into Christian assemblies. We began examining verse 4 to determine the characteristics of false teachers, and learned that they typically assimilate into churches so that they seem indistinguishable from true believers. 586 more words

Christian Doctrine

J D Hall cries wolf and wonders why the doctor won't talk to him

J D Hall is really upset. So upset that he has thrown a huge public tantrum.

What is he so annoyed about, you ask? Well J D wanted to have a big debate with Dr Michael Brown because Dr Brown is a continuist and J D is a cessationist. 1,526 more words


Pondering the Prophetic

Babylon, the jewel of kingdoms,
    the pride and glory of the Babylonians,
will be overthrown by God
    like Sodom and Gomorrah.
She will never be inhabited… 541 more words


Just Peace in the Marketplace: So that all might live in dignity

Pastor Amy continues our series on Just Peace with a sermon that highlights the community-ist vision of the early church and challenges us to communal and individual discernment of how we share resources.   2,126 more words


From the Margin

“The Servant Girl at Emmaus” by Diego Velazquez hangs on my wall, a print, an icon of my ministry, as one who has almost always felt that my ministry and life was not one of center stage, but in the surrounding support systems. 569 more words


Kick Up Your Heels and Dance - Sunday Devotional With Putting On The New Magazine

“So David went down and brought up the ark of God from the house of Obed Edom to the City of David with rejoicing. When those carrying the ark of the Lord had taken six steps, he sacrificed a bull and a fattened calf. 209 more words

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