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The Spring Feasts and the plan of Redemption - Pentecost

(unless otherwise noted all quotes are taken from Christ in the Feast of Pentecost, David Brickner and Rich Robison. This sermon is largely a summary of their book as I was focusing on seeing God’s plan of redemption in the Spring Feast and Pentecost in particular) 3,221 more words


Loving One Another A Priority

Now that you have purified yourselves by obeying the truth so that you have sincere love for each other, love one another deeply, from the heart. 343 more words

The New System by Faith: Romans 10:6-8

Apostle Paul makes somewhat weird statements in this verses. “But the righteousness that is based on faith says, ‘Do not say …. ‘The word is near you in your mouth and in your heart’ (that is, the word of faith that we proclaim)” (ESV). 1,095 more words

Bible Study

Several New Articles/Posts

I have been updating paulfpavao.com as well as trying to write some blogs. That is why it has been so long since my last article or set of articles. 39 more words

Modern Doctrines

Why the LORD Calls the Church to Sing As One and Why it Matters

I could have titled this post “Choirs, Solos, and Praise Leaders Oh My!”, but catchy titles that cause negative reactions are not really my thing. While there are always questions concerning the form and content of sung praise (Psalms and/or Hymns, etc…) very little time in these discussions are taken up with why we sing at all and how the answer to that question informs the more common arenas of battle over what Reformed and Presbyterian churches should be doing on the Sabbath Day. 1,266 more words


John 6:45-71 Reading Through the NT 2015

John 6:45-71 is the passage to read today.

This passage is a continuation of Jesus’ teaching about who He was and His relationship with God, His Father. 833 more words

More than Moses

When it comes to stories, we love our happy endings. Think of 1998’s The Prince of Egypt, DreamWorks Studios’ take on the Exodus, which boasted an all-star voice cast and an upbeat soundtrack.  462 more words

Biblical Meditation