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One "Body" and Two Pieces of "Wood"

I was reading John Chapter 9 regarding, “Jesus healing the blind man by spitting on the ground and making clay of the spittle.”  When Jesus, “Anointed this man’s eyes with the clay, his blindness was healed.” 569 more words


The Synoptic Problem Briefly Outlined.


The Synoptic Problem brings to the forefront of our attention the three Synoptic gospels: Mark, Matthew and Luke. Principally, the term “Synoptic gospels” was first used in 1776 by New Testament scholar Griesbach. 393 more words


Lost and Found

8 Zaccheus stopped and said to the Lord, “See, Lord, I am giving half of my possessions to the poor, and if I have cheated anyone out of anything, I will give back four times as much.” 9 Jesus said to him, “Today salvation has come to this household, because he, too, is a son of Abraham; 10 for the Son of Man has come to seek and to save that which was lost.” (Luke 19:8-10, Amplified Bible – AMP) 266 more words

New Testament

2 Kings 5:1-15, John 4:46-54

1 Now Naaman was commander of the army of the king of Aram. He was a great man in the sight of his master and highly regarded, because through him the Lord had given victory to Aram.

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"Distressing and Humiliating the Spirit of Jesus"

Yesterday I did post regarding the “opinions” of so many people at the death and resurrection of Lazarus.  Today I would like to continue on with something else which happened to Christ, during all of this.  535 more words


Man's Greatest Need (The Paralytic, Part 2)

(To read Part 1 of this two-part series, click here)

In the last blog entry, we talked about the importance of accepting the forgiveness that Jesus has made available for us. 575 more words


Thinking About NVCC 4/24/2016

Today we begin our study of the Gospel of Matthew, and at the very outset of this study something impresses me. In Matthew’s Gospel there is not a single recorded word that he spoke or thought. 168 more words

Thinking About NVCC