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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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through the fire

There is so much wisdom to be gleaned from the account of Shadrach, Meshach and Abednego’s encounter with the furious King Nebuchadnezzar recorded in the second chapter of Daniel. If you are not familiar with the story you might want … 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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propitiation

Don’t you just love it when you look up a word in the dictionary and it uses the root of that word to define it … for example: propitiation is the act of propitiating or something that propitiates. So helpful … Continue reading

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ransomed

Typically when we think of the word ransom, we think of kidnapping and the amount of money a business or family will then pay to have a colleague or loved one returned … safe and sound. Of course with kidnappings … Continue reading

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being of THE truth

The world would have us all believe that it and it alone defines truth … a truth laced with self-serving, not societal serving or God honoring, morality based on an embrace of naturalism that glories in the outcomes of pragmatism … Continue reading

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the prophetic blood thirsty mob

You may be wondering, ‘How can a blood thirsty mob be prophetic?’ Consider … Now at the feast the governor was accustomed to release for the crowd any one prisoner whom they wanted.                         And they had then a notorious … Continue reading

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