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Peter is Criticized - Acts 11

As chapter 10 concluded, Cornelius, his family, and his friends received the Holy Spirit. Then “they asked him to remain for some days.” By the time Peter returned to Jerusalem, news that the Gentiles also had received the word of God had already spread back to the other apostles and the brothers and sisters throughout Judea. 284 more words



Today was so amazing. I had a lot of fun with my son and his best friend. My baby returned from Jamaica yesterday and I could feel myself slipping from my high place as “reality”stayed to slip in. 474 more words



September 2


 “So Abraham prayed to God and God healed Abimelech, his wife, and his maidservants”

Genesis 20 verse 17


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MoM — Genesis 12–50 — The Promise to the Patriarchs

Although I do not have time to cover the “Patriarchal Promise” during my 20 minute session on the Mount of Olives I spend time on it when teaching my class “Jerusalem: Earthly City Heavenly Symbol.”  This in spite of the fact that the promise does not specifically mention Jerusalem it although it does mention plethora of topics related to Jerusalem:  God’s People; the Land of Canaan; God Being with Abraham’s Descendants; Kings;  Divine Blessing for Gentiles; and Eternality. 590 more words


Leaving the familiar to get your blessing

‘Now the Lord said to Abram, “Go from your country and your kindred and your father’s house to the land that I will show you.’ – Genesis 12:1 ESV… 399 more words

Daily Verse

Christ's desire for all the peoples

Then he opened their minds to understand the Scriptures. And he said, “Yes, it was written long ago that the Messiah would suffer and die and rise from the dead on the third day.  

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Of Fish and Men

A coworker of mine, a Muslim, recently told me a legend of the split between Judaism and Islam. The story as I was told was supposed to have predated the Koran and the Bible as well. 690 more words