Monthly Archives: June 2011

Galatians

When looking over a new book it is good to get the book in context. This means that we look at when the book was written in relation to other books in the Bible.  The Word of God is progressive.  The … Continue reading

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The End of The Matter

We are finishing our study in the psalms today.  I started the study to aid my development in worship and praise.  I think that I have achieved my goal.  there are a number of details that have really helped: The … Continue reading

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What a Drag It Is Getting Old

Old Age is to be hated, avoided,and never talked about.  That is the attitude that western society has promoted ascommercialism tries to push anti-aging cremes, youth-maintaining workouts, and psychological self-help pathways to eternal youth.  Of course, there are some benefits … Continue reading

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Piglet

There was once a plan hatched by Rabbit that Pooh and Piglit should join him in scaring Kanga and Roo from the forest.  Rabbit’s plan ran as follows: PLAN TO CAPTURE BABY ROO                 1. General Remarks. Kanga runs faster … Continue reading

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Messiah?

If you read Psalm 69 carefully you might be able to see Jesus.  Look at the vinegar that the writer is given to drink.  Look at how, “Zeal for your house consumes me”, is linked with Jesus’ actions in the temple.  … Continue reading

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Father to the Fatherless

God is into adoption in a big way.  Sending his only begotten Son so that millions may be adopted drives home the point.  We have two ‘fatherless’ children in our house at the moment.  Both have fathers, but their fathers … Continue reading

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Universal Faith

The Jewish people were commissioned by God to live godly lives.  The long-term obedience of God’s people would point the nations to Jehovah.  Of course, through Jesus Christ this has happened.  Why were the people so ineffective beforehand?  They knew that eventually … Continue reading

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