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Have you ever stopped to consider this aspect of the crucifixion?

“For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life. For God did not send his Son into the world to condemn the world, but in … Continue reading

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running … and finishing the race …

When I was in high school, I ran cross country each fall. Some of our races were run on ¼ mile tracks while many were run on cross country courses … most all were at a distance of around 2 … Continue reading

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the first century gospel testimony

Now I would remind you, brothers, Of the gospel I preached to you, Which you received, IN which you stand, And by which you are being saved, If you hold fast to the word I preached to you—unless you believed … Continue reading

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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 proverbial path of salvation

A few days ago, we looked at the following passage in the light of a proverbial explanation of the fall of man … Trust IN the Lord with ALL your heart, and lean not on your own understanding; in ALL … Continue reading

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fight the good fight

So if we are not called to conquer and fix the world, if we are not called to hate and fight our enemies, then where exactly is our fight? Take a moment to read and meditate upon the armor of … Continue reading

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to understand the abundant life

For me, the journey to understand the abundant life has its beginning with the shepherd boy David and his anointing … anoint … choose by divine intervention, administer an oil or ointment to; often in a religious ceremony of blessing … Continue reading

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