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Nothing Good Dwells In Me

Paul tells us believers serve in the newness of spirit and not in the letter of the law.  Starting in verse 14 he gets into the Spiritual a little more before really diving in in chapter 8. 408 more words


P is for Perfection

Ah yes, now here is a subject I know a LOT about. Only because I’ve been searching for it for a long long time – no sign yet. 469 more words

Getting To Grips With God Stuff

Mystery of Christ

Mystery is something that baffles the understanding but when it is revealed it brings clarity and revelation.

The mystery of Christ is spiritual and can only be discerned by a spiritual people. 307 more words


Apart From The Torah, Sin Is Dead

Romans 7 is a difficult chapter and last time we to a look at the first six verses and looking at dying to the law and what that meant.  489 more words


The Romans 7 Dilemma (Part 2)

In the previous blog I sought to unpack Romans 7 and the dynamics around this chapter. Essentially we looked to split Romans up into three parts so that we could deal with each of the aspects Paul confronts in this passage. 532 more words


Struggling with Sin

Sin is a struggle.  The Apostle John, in 1 John 1.8 said: “If we claim to be without sin, we deceive ourselves and the truth is not in us.” It would actually be an untrue statement for anyone to say: “I am without sin.” With that, to say that “sin is not a struggle”, would continue along those same lines of deception. 1,252 more words

When God says "Pay Attention": Times In Between

Last fall when I began this blog, I lamented the fact that I wasn’t buying school supplies. Fast forward 12 months, and I’ve just returned from the school supply aisles of Walmart with a blue Five Star 3-subject notebook and new pens—the minimal school supplies I’ve realized are necessary. 659 more words