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Praying the Names of God: Nymphios, Aner — Bridegroom, Husband

In this article by author and Bible scholar Ann Spangler, she provides some ancient insights into the name for God as “Bridegroom, Husband.” From AnnSpangler.com…………………..

Nymphios, Aner — Bridegroom, Husband

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Let’s Study the Beatitudes! Part 10, Our Response to What We Have Learned

This is the wrap-up to this fine series of articles on the Beatitudes. “We are to remember what to expect, we are to remember how to respond and we are to remember our purpose and function in the world. So, be salty and shine!” From PlaceforTruth.org……………………….

https://www.placefortruth.org/blog/lets-study-the-beatitudes-part-10-our-response

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Let’s Study the Beatitudes! Part 9, Persecution

Continuing this excellent series on the Beatitudes, this article focuses on those who are persecuted for Jesus’ name. While Christians in the West are not often truly persecuted in terms of financial standing or physical safety, we should remember that the majority of our brothers and sisters in other countries do actually face these issues as followers of Jesus! From PlaceforTruth.org……………………..

https://www.placefortruth.org/blog/lets-study-the-beatitudes-part-9-persecution

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Let’s Study the Beatitudes! Part 8, Blessed Peacemakers

In this next article in the series, the focus is on the blessings to be had for those who are peacemakers. From PlaceforTruth.org……………………

https://www.placefortruth.org/blog/lets-study-the-beatitudes-part-8-blessed-peacemakers

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Let’s Study the Beatitudes! Part 7, The Pure in Heart

Continuing on this excellent series of little articles on the Beatitudes, the emphasis in this portion is on the pure in heart. What does it mean to be pure in heart? Find out at PlaceforTruth.org…………….

https://www.placefortruth.org/blog/lets-study-the-beatitudes-part-7-the-pure-in-heart

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Let’s Study the Beatitudes! Part 6, The Merciful

In this article in the series on the Beatitudes, the topic is the blessing for those who are merciful. “All men, whether redeemed or not, have received immeasurable mercy from God (Matthew 5:43-45). But we who have been touched by Christ, healed by his power, comforted by his closeness, and forgiven through his blood ought to be those who desire all the more to be embodiments of mercy as ambassadors of Christ on earth (2 Corinthians 5:20).” From PlaceforTruth.org……………………………

https://www.placefortruth.org/blog/lets-study-the-beatitudes-part-6-the-merciful

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Let’s Study the Beatitudes! Part 5, An Appetite for Righteousness

Continuing in a recent series of articles on the Beatitudes, this segment focuses on those who “hunger and thirst for righteousness.” From PlaceforTruth.org………………….

https://www.placefortruth.org/blog/lets-study-the-beatitudes-part-5-an-appetite-for-righteousness

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The Secret to Spiritual Growth: The Suffering Circle

This article does a superb job of outlining the truth that anyone who has walked with Christ for a while has discovered — that most of our growth occurs in the midst of and after times of suffering and trials. From author Pierce Taylor Hibbs……………..

The Secret to Spiritual Growth: The Suffering Circle

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Let’s Study the Beatitudes! Part 4, The Meek

“Meekness is patience in the face of all provocation because by faith you see clearly (1) your own sinfulness and (2) the Lord’s own faithfulness.” More from PlaceforTruth.org………………………

https://www.placefortruth.org/blog/lets-study-the-beatitudes-part-4-the-meek

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Let’s Study the Beatitudes! Part 3, Those Who Mourn

This article in the series that examines the Beatitudes takes a pretty interesting viewpoint on “those who mourn.” I think it well worth 3 minutes of your time! From PlaceforTruth.org……………….

https://www.placefortruth.org/blog/lets-study-the-beatitudes-part-3-the-mourners