Tag Archives: Love of God

I John 2:3-6

If you’ve been dwelling in the writings of Paul for awhile (such as reading my blog studies of Colossians), adjusting to John may take a bit of time. Remember, the Lord chose to write his word through the minds, the … Continue reading

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Some Key Passages in Romans – part 15

Have you now memorized Romans 12:1-2 as I suggested earlier? If not, take a minute right now to start working on it. At least for now memorize the first verse. I appeal to you therefore, brothers and sisters, by the … Continue reading

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Dwelling in Psalm 5

If Psalm 4 is an evening Psalm, then Psalm 5 is wonderful to recite first thing in the morning. Psalm 5:1-12  Psalm 5:1 <To the leader: for the flutes. A Psalm of David.> Give ear to my words, O LORD; … Continue reading

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Learning to Pray for One Another — Ephesians 3:13-19 (3)

Ephesians 3:13-19  I pray therefore that you may not lose heart over my sufferings for you; they are your glory.  14 For this reason I bow my knees before the Father,  15 from whom every family in heaven and on … Continue reading

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Deuteronomy 8:11-20

The book of Deuteronomy tells the story of the brief period immediately before the people of Israel entered the Promised Land after 40 years of wandering in the wilderness. Moses takes an extended time to remind them of all God … Continue reading

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Dwelling in Deuteronomy

Deuteronomy 6:4-5 “Hear, O Israel, Yahweh God, Yahweh one.” That’s the most strictly literal translation of Deuteronomy 6:4. It can be understood in at least two senses and we need not choose one over the other. In one sense it … Continue reading

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Dwelling in Deuteronomy

Deuteronomy 6:1-5 Sorry, I’ve been distracted from the study of Deuteronomy the past few weeks as I’ve studied once again the biblical texts relating to homosexuality. It is important that we not be closed-minded, that we look again and again … Continue reading

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