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Exiled at Home: COVID-19 Quarantine

‚ÄúPeter, an apostle of Jesus Christ, To the pilgrims of the Dispersion in Pontus, Galatia, Cappadocia, Asia, and Bithynia, elect according to the foreknowledge of God the Father, in sanctification of the Spirit, for obedience and sprinkling of the blood … Continue reading

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We Are Members of One Another

“Therefore, putting away lying, ‘Let each one of you speak truth with his neighbor,’ for we are members of one another.” – Eph. 4:25 The elect are part of the same body. We are united, allied, and federal. As a … Continue reading

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All Godly Will Suffer

“Yes, and all who desire to live godly in Christ Jesus will suffer persecution.” – 2 Tim. 3:12 This is not an isolated concept found in just one verse. Also note: Rom. 8:16-18; Eph. 5:11-12; Phil. 1:29; 2 Thes. 1:5; … Continue reading

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Fruit Inspectors

The fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, & self-control. (Gal. 5:22) All of these characteristics can be in your garden if you let God grow them. In contrast to this fruit are the … Continue reading

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What Comes Out When You Get Tripped Up? Fruit or Works (Gal 5:16-26)

Ever been seated at a restaurant and a waiter goes by with a tray full of bowls? You can’t see what’s in those bowls but everything is nice & neat. Everything is in order… until they get tripped up. Then … Continue reading

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Short and Tweet

How to know you are in Seminary: you wake up and realize you spent all night exegeting Philippians 2:1-11 in your sleep #Jesus #Seminary http://ift.tt/18OO5Os

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Short & Tweet

God is present in the midst of all circumstances, good & evil, working out His good purposes for His people. (BDAG, 969 on Rom 8:28) #Jesus — Patrick Vincent (@MrPatVincent) February 10, 2015 http://ift.tt/1ILdisW

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