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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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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…………………..

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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 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 Jesus

What Made Jesus Mad? – FaithGateway

The answer to this question is this article might surprise you. Jesus didn’t get most angry with His disciples and their lack of faith. Neither did He get most angry with people suffering illness due to lifestyles of sin and neglect of God. No, Jesus got most angry at those who tried to impede those who most needed God from gaining direct access to Him through Christ! From FaithGateway.com………………

Source: What Made Jesus Mad? – FaithGateway

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The Book of Revelation: A Love Story!

Many people, including even many believers, want to make the Book of Revelation a book about the wrath and judgment of God. While God’s judgment is an aspect of that book, as this article illustrates, it is merely a facet of the love of God for His people. From Determine Truth………………….

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What Does Paul Mean When He Says that the Saints Will Judge Angels?

I have often wondered about this passage in I Corinthians, and this article addresses it with some possible answers. From The Gospel Coalition………………..