Tag Archives: His Son

No condemnation! Not now. Not ever.

Re:Verse reading–Romans 8:1-17 (day one)  “There is therefore now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus.”–v 1. Condemnation normally referred to a future event.  “We must all stand before the judgement seat of Christ”–2 Corinthians 5:10.  It (condemnation) … Continue reading

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From sheep to sons

Re: Verse reading–Ephesians 4:11-16; 1 Thessalonians 5:12-13; Hebrews 13:17-18 (day one) ” He gave. . . some as pastors and teachers, for the equipping of the saints. . .until we all attain to the unity of the faith. . .to … Continue reading

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Submission to Authority

Re: Verse reading–Ephesians 5:21-33 (day four) Our culture does not teach or encourage submission.  We prize independence.  Nobody can tell me what to do!  We even demonize discipline or competition with our children for fear of scratching their psyche.  In reality, … Continue reading

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Blood, Sweat, and Grace

Re: Verse reading–Exodus 15:22-27; 16:1-18 (day six) Exodus 15:25 The Exodus is an expose’ on the human condition. From the beginning it casts the Hebrews as a desperate and sinful people; it makes no effort to paint a romantic or rosy picture. … Continue reading

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Resurrection!

Re: Verse reading–John 11:17-44 (day six) “The man who had died came forth, bound hand and foot with wrappings”–v 44.  Lazarus was RESUSCITATED.  Jesus would later be RESURRECTED.  Huge difference.  Lazarus was restored to his old body, returned to a life of limitation and … Continue reading

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Extra-Ordinary

Twenty-fifth Day of Advent Luke 2:1 – 7 NIV In those days Caesar Augustus issued a decree that a census should be taken of the entire Roman world. (This was the first census that took place while Quirinius was governor … Continue reading

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The GREATNESS of Thy compassion

Re: Verse reading–Psalm 51:1-19; 1 John 1:9 (day six)  “According to the GREATNESS of Thy compassion blot out my transgressions.”  (v 1)  When I feel guilty, my focus usually goes to the wrong place.  All I see is my failure.  All I feel … Continue reading

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New day. No victims.

Re: Verse reading–Ezekiel 18:1-18 (day one) ” ‘The fathers eat the sour grapes, but the children’s teeth are set on edge’. . . you are not going to use this proverb in Israel anymore.”  (v 2-3)  It was radical thinking!  After … Continue reading

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