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The WAY: Say It Like You Mean It

Matt 5:17-20, 27-37

I admit to being a little concerned about how I have broken the Sermon on the Mount into the many parts on which I have been and will be posting. 1,681 more words


Last Night's Events

Last Night’s Events
Hiding his fright,

He lay on his side

With his back to the wall

As they spoke in low tones.

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Promises, Promises

Today’s readings (click below to open in new tab/window):
Psalms 103; 150, Judges 11:1-11, 29-40, 2 Corinthians 11:21b-31, Mark 4:35-41

Poor Jephthah. Or more correctly, poor Jephthah’s nameless daughter. 481 more words


2 Samuel Chapter 21

David returned to leadership in Israel, with a divided nation between those in Judah and the rest of the tribes of Israel. However, they had managed to maintain a peace with their neighboring nations. 1,847 more words

The Old Testament

Examples of Oaths

The following verses are examples of oath’s in the bible.

Abram’s oath

Genesis 14:22-24    22 But Abram said to the king of Sodom, “I have raised my hand to the Lord, God Most High, the Possessor of heaven and earth, 23 that I… 498 more words

For Christians

Daily bible passage - 7/12/16

Matthew 5:33-34, 37

Again you have heard that it was said to those of old, ‘You shall not swear falsely, but shall perform your oaths to the Lord.’ But I say to you, do not swear at all: neither by heaven, for it is God’s throne; But let your ‘Yes’ be ‘Yes,’ and your ‘No,’ ‘No.’ For whatever is more than these is from the evil one.