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Things gleaned from Bible study

Principles of Spiritual Success — Keep Good Counsel (Acts 15:5-7)

Spiritual success is not bred in isolation. Counsel from like-minded spiritual people is not our only resource. In fact, at times it can actually be devastating. Advertisements

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Ephesians — Outline

There is a unique emphasis on the Mystery of the Church as a new Gentile and Jewish unity in the book of Ephesians. The unity is not a unity of purpose, but of nature. This establishes the theme of the … Continue reading

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The image of God

Gen 1:20-28 20And God said, Let the waters bring forth abundantly the moving creature that hath life, and fowl that may fly above the earth in the open firmament of heaven. 21And God created great whales, and every living creature … Continue reading

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Does faith come only after we are born of God?

John 3:3-7 3Jesus answered and said unto him, Verily, verily, I say unto thee, Except a man be born again, he cannot see the kingdom of God. 4Nicodemus saith unto him, How can a man be born when he is … Continue reading

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Romans 1:2 Prophets and the will to believe

Rom 1:2 2(Which he had promised afore by his prophets in the holy scriptures,) The gospel of God, which is what was promised  in verse 1, refers to more than the theological definition of the gospel that we use. There … Continue reading

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Titus 1:12 Of poets and prophets

Titus 1:12 One of themselves, even a prophet of their own, said, The Cretians are alway liars, evil beasts, slow bellies. Acts 17:28 For in him we live, and move, and have our being; as certain also of your own … Continue reading

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1 Corinthians 10:1-4 The church in the wilderness

1Cor 10:1-4 1Moreover, brethren, I would not that ye should be ignorant, how that all our fathers were under the cloud, and all passed through the sea; 2And were all baptized unto Moses in the cloud and in the sea; … Continue reading

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