Dr. James Montgomery Boice, the late pastor of Tenth Presbyterian Church in Philadelphia, captures the essence of Advent: “Jesus descended from the peak of glory to this lowly position in order that He might raise us from our lowly position to His glory.” The significance of the incarnation is not only that we know the grace of Christ now, but that we will share His glory in the hereafter. 602 more words
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For this light momentary affliction is preparing for us an eternal weight of glory beyond all comparison.
2 Corinthians 4:17
The turkey soup was in a copper-bottom stainless steel Revere pot resting on top of the wood stove in Grandpa’s shop.2,396 more words
Keep watch on yourself lest you too be tempted. Bear one another’s burdens and so fulfill the law of Christ.
I will begin this post by giving my translation of 5:26 and 6:1 as it now stands: “Let’s not become conceited, calling each other out, undermining each other, brothers; even if a person is taken unawares by some false step, you who are spiritual must restore him in a spirit of gentleness.” I put “brothers” with 5:26 rather than with what follows in 6:1 because 5:26 is the beginning of his remark to them. 1,542 more words