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A Better Promise

Jesus is better than all the Old Testament figures who administered the promises of God to His people, and thus the promises of God through Jesus are also better. 36 more words

Sermon

Matthew 5:33-37 - Do Not Lie

John Carter – March 4, 2018

  1. March 4, 2018 - John Carter - Matthew 5_33-37

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As a child when I would ask my Mom questions about future events she would often tell me, “soon.” I hadn’t ‘soon’. 4,263 more words

Fortuna Baptist

Oaths, Signs, Ceremonies And Objects Of The Ku-Klux-Klan FB2

The Project Gutenberg EBook of The Oaths, Signs, Ceremonies and Objects of the Ku-Klux-Klan., by Anonymous This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever. 449 more words

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The Vow of Corban

Reading the Bible can be eye opening, especially when you stumble upon formerly private conversations revealed by Jesus’ disciples.  Every once in a while, I come across a passage that befuddles me, having to rely on commentaries to figure out what I just read.  366 more words

Truth

Oaths; & the Need for Serious-Minded Citizens

by Michael Collison

Meaningful oaths have become as unfamiliar to my generation as phonebooths, flag etiquette, and personal responsibility. People taking Oaths can still be spotted in society, but like most things secularism has gutted of value, these Oaths are usually empty ritual. 2,621 more words

Cultural Studies

Daily bible passage - 2/24/18

Matthew 5:33-37

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; nor by the earth, for it is His footstool; nor by Jerusalem, for it is the city of the great King. 37 more words

God

Unlikely Friends

I curse the lost of my writing implements at times. Keeping this journal was a way to discern and make out a pattern in the events happening not just at home but all over. 454 more words

Distopia