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Bible Christian Walking with Christ

You Can’t Obey God Unless You Know What He Said

The title of this article pretty much says it all: If we don’t properly know and understand the Bible, then how can we properly know and understand God’s will for us in our daily lives? This article provides a brief overview of the three principles of biblical interpretation — context, history, and genre. From Stand to Reason……………..

https://www.str.org/w/you-can-t-obey-god-unless-you-know-what-he-said

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Bible Christian Walking with Christ

On Community — Ecclesiastes

Another article in an ongoing series on the Old Testament Book of Ecclesiastes. In this sampling, the author focuses on the lessons of the importance of community, taken from Chapter 4 of Ecclesiastes. From Jared Ingle……………….

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Three Good Things About Difficult Bible Passages

This article is pretty interesting, because it shows that the Bible itself teaches that some parts of Scripture are hard, but that is a good thing! From FTC…….

https://ftc.co/resource-library/blog-entries/three-good-things-about-difficult-bible-passages/

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Bible Christian The Holy Spirit

Who Are the 7 Spirits in Revelation?

The Book of Revelation is a notoriously difficult book, and it has about as many schools of interpretations as it has chapters! But this article provides some valid arguments to one possible way to understand the seven spirits that John talks about in Revelation. From The Gospel Coalition………………….

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Bible Christian God the Father Walking with Christ

Stand Before the King — Ecclesiastes

Here is another article in the ongoing series on the Book of Ecclesiastes. In this segment, the author addresses those in authority over us here on earth, and how that coincides with God’s authority over that earthly authority. From Jared Ingle………………

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Bible Christian Walking with Christ

The Preacher Weighs In on the Gift of Work

Another in an occasional series of articles on the Book of Ecclesiastes. In this one, we are now in Chapter 4, and the focus is on work, and the Preacher/Teacher claims how valuable work is for our lives. From Jared Ingle…………………

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Bible Christian Walking with Christ

How Do I “Count It All Joy” ?

We may all be familiar with the Apostle James’ admonition to “count it all joy” when we face trials, but how many of us also then ask the question, “How?” This article does a pretty good job of providing at least one possible answer. From Ligonier.org………………..

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Bible Christian Walking with Christ

You Have Everything You Need for Life and Godliness

This article looks at the first Epistle from Peter, where he reminds his readers that God has made certain promises to His children, and so they can be certain that they have everything they need for both life and for godliness. From Crossway.org………………………..

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Bible Christian God the Father Jesus The Holy Spirit

Praying the Names of God — Yahweh Nissi — The Lord My Banner

Just as a flag waving in the distance on the battlefield could be a rallying point and a source of encouragement and even bravery, so is our God! From author Ann Spangler………………

Yahweh Nissi — The Lord My Banner

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Sparkling Gems From the Greek — Never Forget How Good God Has Been to You

Here is another in a continuing series of articles from pastor and scholar Rick Renner, as he digs deeper into the Greek words in the New Testament to draw out more meaning from familiar passages. This time, he is covering Hebrews 3:9…………………..