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Hurry to Save – Numbers 16

“Then Moses said to Aaron, ‘Take your censor and put incense in it, along with burning coals from the altar, and hurry to the assembly to make atonement for them. Wrath has come out from the Lord; the plague has started.’” Numbers 16:46 Korah, Dathan and Abiram confronted Moses and Aaron, opposing their leadership. They …

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Christians and Tattoos

A controversial topic for some is whether or not a Christian should get a tattoo? I do not necessarily want to offer another opinion that will likely not have any avail. I would, however, like to bring our attention to a particular verse that is commonly looked at when the topic arises. My purpose for …

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Gaius

“The elder, to my dear friend Gaius, whom I love in the truth.” (3 John 1:1) There is not much known about Gaius. We presume he may have been young, but that is not certain. We know nothing about his family. We do not know what his job profession was. We are not even sure …

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Psalm 117

“Praise the Lord, all you nations; Extol him, all you peoples. For great is his love toward us, And the faithfulness of the Lord Endures forever. Praise the Lord.” Psalm 117 is the shortest psalm. It may seem to have little to say, but its few words are usable and helpful. It is a psalm …

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The Truth and Repentance

“Jonah began by going a day’s journey into the city, proclaiming, ‘Forty more days and Nineveh will be overthrown’” (Jonah 3:4) What leads a person to repentance? This is a relevant question in our culture because more and more we see preachers using different methods to reach people. Many water down the truth to make …

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The Plan of the Lord

“For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.” (Jer 29:11) This prophecy of Jeremiah abounds with application that was vital for the listeners in exile; it spoke volumes concerning their time in captivity, yet reveals …

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The Fallacy of Autonomy

“And [Jesus] is the head of the body, the church, he is the beginning and the firstborn from among the dead, so that in everything he might have the supremacy.” (Colossians 1:18) Like many documents, decrees and legislations, the meaning and interpretation can sometimes be forgotten over time, or misinterpreted to mean something different. Even …

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