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the power in the unsaid … Jesus and the rich young man

In some reading last night, I once again discovered the account of Jesus’ encounter with the rich young man and I saw some things with a different insight … consider this passage … And behold, a man came up to … Continue reading

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the missed adventure IN the words of God (12) – practice

There is another key word in the definition of keep (to conform one’s heart and actions or practice to) … that we looked at yesterday that also finds its way into Scripture … and that is the word practice. The list of synonyms … Continue reading

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the missed adventure IN the words of God (11) – keep

Take a moment and consider these words of Jesus on keeping the commandments … keeping His words  “If you love Me, you will keep My commandments.  John 14:15 (NASB) “He who has My commandments and keeps them is the one … Continue reading

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Jesus the vine and God the vinedresser

The passage of Scripture I am journaling through today is John 15:1-17 (ESV) … you might call this Jesus’ treatise on abiding … check it out and  join in and share your insights … I am the true vine, and … Continue reading

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an intimate knowledge of Scripture

Touching on another one of my desired breakthroughs today … ‘an intimate knowledge of the Scriptures’.  Today I am exploring why an intimate knowledge of the Scriptures should be a desire for every believer/follower of Christ Jesus … Let’s begin … Continue reading

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God is love … perfect love

Spirit of God, open the eyes of our heart to understand and embrace the truth of this Scripture from 1 John 2:3-6 and 1 John 4:7-21 (ESV) … And by this we know that we have come to know him, … Continue reading

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Day 1 Psalm 119:1-24

Here we go with the first 24 verses or 3 stanzas.  My approach for the most part will be to highlight verses and/or specific words that seem to be speaking to me.  There is value in ALL Scripture … sometimes … Continue reading

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