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DayBreaks for 2/23/17 - Why the Gospel Makes No Sense

DayBreaks for 2/23/17: Why the Gospel Makes No Sense

1 Cor. 1:23 – (KJV) – But we preach Christ crucified, unto the Jews a stumblingblock, and unto the Greeks foolishness… 690 more words

New Testament

The Transfiguration — A Fresco — Is the Apostle Peter "Flipping Out?"

Normally when tour groups visit Berea they visit the “bema” that commemorates Paul’s preaching in the city (Acts 17:10–15).  However a few years ago we had the chance to visit one of the 50 Byzantine Churches in the city—The Church of the Resurrection of Christ in which there are some well–preserved frescoes from the 14th century. 475 more words

New Testament

The Holy Trinity revealed when Jesus is baptized by John (Matthew 3:13‐17)

The aim of this passage is to cause us to learn how Jesus was baptized and what happened immediately after.

God expects us and will enable us to do all of His will. 190 more words

New Testament

Meditation on 3 John 1:1 - 4

The elder to the beloved Gaius, whom I love in truth.Beloved, I pray that all may go well with you and that you may be in good health, as it goes well with your soul. 1,281 more words

New Testament

Ossuaries of interest

Many known ossuaries are undecorated. This means that after a while most people may not remember whose bones are contained therein. But there are some notable exceptions. 477 more words

Bible Study

The Trees of Eden

by Kristen C. Strocchia

“Now the Lord God had planted a garden in the east, in Eden; and there he put the man he had formed. 403 more words

Jesus Brought Meaning to the World

The subject of meaning teased me in my youth though it never was allowed to flourish until I started college and began to escape biblical literalism.  439 more words