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"I will get through this"

Since I’ve been re-reading and studying Philippians, some things keep coming back to my mind. Memories of other lessons from this book, some quite a while ago… like “I can do all things through Christ which strengtheneth me.” (Phil. 575 more words


Pentecost in Jerusalem

Last evening at sundown the Jews began to celebrate their modern interpretation of  Pentecost (Shavu’ot). Christians know this from the Old Testament scriptures as the feast of weeks (Leviticus 23:15; Deuteronomy 16:9). 372 more words

Bible Study

81 Weeks Of Art (Azurdia, That Is) Preaching Through The Book Of Revelation: An Oratorio Of Doom, Part 1 (18:1-8)

Arturo Azurdia III is one of the pastors of Trinity Church, Portland, Oregon. Almost fifteen years ago, while pastoring another church in California, he preached through the book of Revelation over a course of 81 sermons.   332 more words

Bible Study

Forgive and Restore One Who Repents

Forgive and Restore One Who Repents; Love Him

II Corinthians 2:7, 8

You ought rather to forgive and comfort him, lest perhaps such a one be swallowed up with too much sorrow.  113 more words


Jesus - Who is He?

When We See Jesus As He Is………….

The Bible tells us a lot about Jesus, who he was, who he is, what he did and what he said… 463 more words

Holy Spirit

Week Sixteen: Jesus' Talent for Metaphors Slips a Little Bit

Deuteronomy 26 through 34 / Joshua 1 through 2

Last week we were given a whole lotta rules to obey (which were pretty horrible if you are a woman), and this week we find out why the Israelites should obey them. 1,092 more words


Pentecost / Shavuot

The feast of Pentecost, is upon us, the birthday of the church. We have to ask what is the significance of this special day? ….. Why is it so important to the life of a Christian? 1,116 more words