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The Preacher Draws Our Eyes to Abuses of Power — Studies in Ecclesiastes

A new article in a series on the Old Testament Book of Ecclesiastes from pastor and biblical counselor Jared Ingle. Here, he is in the last few verses of Chapter 3 and first few verses of Chapter 4, where the Preacher is examining those in authority, and how they often abuse their power over the weak and powerless. But a day of judgement is coming for all………………..

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Bible Christian Jesus

3 Overlooked but Significant Details from Jesus Turning Water into Wine

When Jesus turned the water into wine at the marriage in Cana in John 2, the apostle says that this was the first sign of divinity of Jesus. This article does an admirable job in parsing out the significance behind this particular miracle, and what it symbolized about the life and ministry of Christ. From Crosswalk.com…………………

https://www.crosswalk.com/faith/bible-study/significant-details-from-jesus-turning-water-into-wine.html

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Bible Christian Walking with Christ

Working With Nonbelievers (2 Corinthians 6:14–18)

One of the purposes of my blogs is to point people to helpful blogs, websites and Christian resources that they might not be aware of. This article is drawn from one of those resources, The Theology of Work Project. They have an online Bible commentary that helps believers apply the Scriptures to the workplace, and this particular article looks at the topic of how to relate with non-believers, using II Cor. 6: 14-18 as the launching point……………………

https://www.theologyofwork.org/new-testament/2-corinthians/working-with-nonbelievers-2-corinthians-614-18

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Sparkling Gems from the Greek — 1 Peter 5:8

Stay alert! Watch out for your great enemy, the devil. He prowls around like a roaring lion, looking for someone to devour.

Some good insights here. For instance, the word “alert” here is the kind of alertness that is a continual and perpetual alertness. From Crosswalk.com…………….

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Bible Christian God the Father Jesus The Holy Spirit

Psalm 90: A Brief Life, Our Eternal God, and Unending Joy

This article wades a little deeper into Psalm 90, to show us some important points for us to take to heart: our lives are short; God is eternal; so, it is best for us to seek God’s favor now, and to enjoy Him forever after our short lives are over. From Knowable Word………………

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Bible Christian God the Father Jesus The Holy Spirit

The Names of God: Rosh Pinnah, Eben — Cornerstone, Stone

I really get a lot out of the insights gleaned from these articles that dig into the meanings of the various names of God in Scripture. From Ann Spangler……………..

Rosh Pinnah, Eben — Cornerstone, Stone

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Bible Christian Jesus

Overview of The Gospel of Mark: Can’t You See God’s King?

Another very nice overview of a biblical book that Knowable Word is known for. This time it is for Mark’s Gospel………………..

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Bible Christian

Why Are Mountains so Important in the Bible?

I live in Colorado, so needless to say, I love mountains. And I believe God does too because He certainly likes to hang out around them! Here are some insights about mountains in the Bible from Crosswalk.com………………

https://www.crosswalk.com/faith/bible-study/why-are-mountains-so-important-in-the-bible.html

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Bible Christian

Let There Be Light

HOW TO READ GENESIS 1–3

Here is a very worthwhile article from a very wise and conservative biblical scholar, Vern Poythress. Enjoy! From Desiring God………………………..

https://www.desiringgod.org/articles/let-there-be-light

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The “Good Life” as Expressed in Ecclesiastes

Another in a recent series of articles on the Book of Ecclesiastes from biblical counselor and minister Jared Ingle. This time, he digs into the Preacher’s summation of the best things in life…………..