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Growth in Grace 17--Brotherly Kindness Must Be Supplied with Love 2

We are considering 2 Peter 1:7 and its teaching that brotherly kindness (or love) must be supplied with love. In expounding this text I am answering three questions. 41 more words

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Growth in Grace 16-- Brotherly Kindness Must Be Supplied with Love

The old popular song, you know who sang it, goes like this: “All you need is love, All you need is love, All you need is love, love, Love is all you need.” Sadly, the generation which grew up with these lyrics has shown that it actually understands so little about love. 111 more words

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Growth in Grace 15 — Brotherly Kindness Must Be Supplied into Godliness 2

2 Peter 1:7 commands, “and in your godliness, (supply) brotherly kindness.” My outline is similar to that of previous posts on this passage. We have considered: The Virtue Viewed. 150 more words

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Considering Obedience

In my devotional reading these days I’m in Deuteronomy. Since all Scripture is useful to admonish, correct and train the righteous person to live uprightly (2 Timothy 3) we can learn lessons here about obedience. 1,015 more words

My Tears in Your Book

All around me I see men and women going about their lives without a care in the world.  The afterlife does not trouble them neither does their before-life or even their present life.   915 more words

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Growth in Grace 14 — Brotherly Kindness Must Be Supplied into Godliness

One of the most important and practical questions that any Christian can face is: How can I know if I am a Christian? There is a kind of spiritual instinct by which any one in earnest about his soul is intensely interested in such a question. 75 more words

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Growth in Grace 13 — Perseverance Must Be Supplied with Godliness 2

The danger of Satanic counterfeiting that was in the back of Peter’s mind when he penned the passage which has occupied this blog for the last few weeks, 2 Peter 1:5-7. 80 more words

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