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Bible Christian Jesus

Praying the Names of God: Logos — The Word

These writings on the various Names of God are always interesting and helpful. This particular name in the article is one of the most theologically rich Names for God — Logos, The Word. From Ann Spangler……………………..

Logos — The Word

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Bible Christian The Trinity

What Is Grace? Bible Definition and Christian Quotes

This article really does a great job of summarizing the all-important topic of grace and what the Scriptures teach about it. “Grace is God’s best idea. His decision to ravage a people by love, to rescue passionately, and to restore justly – what rivals it? Of all his wondrous works, grace, in my estimation, is the magnum opus.” (Max Lucado) From Christianity.com…………………….

https://www.christianity.com/theology/what-is-grace.html

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Bible Christian God the Father

Praying the Names of God: Ab, Abba — Father

This is an important one of the many names of God, because only believers in the Lord Jesus Christ can rightfully use this term for God. From author and Bible teacher Ann Spangler………………….

Ab, Abba — Father

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Bible Christian The Holy Spirit Walking with Christ

The Fruit of the Spirit: Self Control

This is yet another article in an ongoing series on the fruits of the Spirit. In this case, the topic is on self-control, which I use as a basic definition for any mature adult. But for the believer, self-control applies not just in major decisions and experiences ( e.g. “OK, I won’t kill my boss today” ) to daily decisions and attitudes ( e.g. “Even though my boss was just rude to me, I will treat her with kindness rather than disrespect” ). From A Place for Truth…………………….

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Bible Christian The Holy Spirit Walking with Christ

The Fruit of the Spirit: Goodness

Another in an ongoing series on the fruit of the Spirit given in Galatians. This article focuses on goodness. I believe that all believers should rightly exude goodness and all that entails wherever they go and whatever they do. From A Place for Truth…………………..

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Bible Christian God the Father Jesus The Holy Spirit

What Is a Theophany in the Bible?

An interesting article on theophanies in the Bible, with theophanies being visible, tangible appearances of God’s presence. From Crosswalk.com

https://www.crosswalk.com/faith/bible-study/what-is-a-theophany-in-the-bible.html

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Bible Christian

God’s Law Is Good

This is a great little article that uses some of the writings of Martin Luther to remind us that the Ten Commandments are not so much restrictions on behaviors, as they are rules for positive and appropriate behavior for those who love God. From CPH Blog……………………..

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Bible Christian The Holy Spirit

The Fruit of the Spirit: Faith

A further article in a series on the fruit of the Holy Spirit. This article is on the fruit of faith — very important for one’s Christian daily life. From A Place for Truth…………………..

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Bible Christian Jesus

Praying the Names of God: Rabbi, Rabbouni — Jesus, My Teacher

This article fleshes out some of the biblical insight from the title that the disciples most used with Jesus during His earthly ministry — rabbi. From Ann Spangler……………..

Rabbi, Rabbouni — Jesus, My Teacher

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Bible Christian

The Fruit of the Spirit: Kindness

This is an article that is part of a series on the fruit of the Spirit from A Place for Truth. This article is about the fruit of kindness. My goodness, this fruit is practically non-existent in the Church today! But it doesn’t have to be………………….