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Bible Christian God the Father

7 Blessings for Empty-Handed Believers

This article makes the point that, rather than offering God our gifts and talents, we should approach Him with empty hands, all the better to receive from God. From OpentheBible.org……..

https://openthebible.org/article/seven-blessings-for-empty-handed-believers/?s=09

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Bible Christian Jesus

The Christ of the Book of Proverbs

This is a very informative and thorough look at the Book of Proverbs, especially in how Christ is prefigured in personified Wisdom. From Feeding on Christ………….

https://feedingonchrist.org/the-christ-of-the-proverbs/

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Bible Christian Walking with Christ God the Father

Your Tears in His Bottle by Paul Tautges

This is a lovely article from biblical counselor Paul Tautges on how God knows about and is concerned individually with our sorrows and disappointments. His title refers to one of the most precious images in all of the Bible – – – that God collects all of our tears in His bottle. From New Growth Press………….

https://blog.newgrowthpress.com/your-tears-in-his-bottle/

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Bible Christian The Holy Spirit

10 Things You Might Not Know about Daniel in the Bible

I find Daniel to be one of the most interesting persons in the Bible. He was exiled to Babylon as a teenager, became the second in command to the king, exercised great gifts and faith, and is not mentioned with any faults or sins. From Crosswalk.com………..

https://www.crosswalk.com/slideshows/10-things-you-might-not-know-about-daniel-in-the-bible.html

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Bible Christian

Are Cherubs in the Bible?

Short answer: Yes. But this article will give you a quick rundown of cherubs in Scripture. From BibleStudyTools.com……..

https://www.biblestudytools.com/bible-study/topical-studies/are-cherubs-in-the-bible.html

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Bible Christian Jesus Walking with Christ

Can We Find the Gospel, Even in the Darkness of Judges?

As this title indicates, the Book of Judges shows a very dark period in the history of the Israelites. So dark, it is hard to find any light or encouragement there ( When was the last time you saw a quote from there in an online meme? ). But this article serves as a reminder that the gospel can be found even there. From BibleStudyTools.com……….

https://www.biblestudytools.com/bible-study/topical-studies/can-we-find-the-gospel-even-in-the-darkness-of-judges.html

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Bible Christian Jesus

7 Elements of Jesus’s Parable of the Weeds

This is an excellent little article about the parable of the wheat and weeds given by Jesus in Matthew 13. From OpentheBible.org……….

https://openthebible.org/article/7-elements-jesus-parable-weeds/?s=09

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Bible Christian Jesus The Holy Spirit Walking with Christ

Steps to Better Understand Your Bible

This article suggests becoming a better Bible reader and interpreter through some guided exercises from any of Paul’s letters in the New Testament. From Patheos.com…………

https://www.patheos.com/blogs/theestuary/2021/07/how-to-understand-your-bible-more-easily/

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Bible Christian Jesus The Holy Spirit Walking with Christ

Steps to Better Understand Your Bible

This article suggests becoming a better Bible reader and interpreter through some guided exercises from any of Paul’s letters in the New Testament. From Patheos.com…………

https://www.patheos.com/blogs/theestuary/2021/07/how-to-understand-your-bible-more-easily/

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Bible Christian

Not Every Interesting Detail in the Bible is Important

This is an interesting article ( sorry, couldn’t resist! ) from Knowable Word that assists us in our bible Interpretation and application. From KnowableWord.org……..

https://www.knowableword.com/2022/07/29/not-every-interesting-detail-is-important/