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Contextualization’s 2 Ditches: Legalism & License

contextualization is a hot-word for all persons dealing with cross-cultural issues/ministry/work: how far can i go along with the locals’ culture and practice without being unbiblical? this ends up voiced in questions like: is this local practice “just for fun” … Continue reading

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On the Image of God

GENESIS 1:26-27 Then God said, “Let us make man in our image, after our likeness. And let them have dominion over the fish of the sea and over the birds of the heavens and over the livestock and over all … Continue reading

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Hold on to the Calling God has given you, and never let go unless released by God.

We must continue and obey and not doubt God’s calling, but we must also not have a false contentment in that calling by not continuing to seek God’s confirmation of that calling.
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What is the Gospel? EPHESIANS 2:1-10 (Part IV): The Result

“For we are his masterpiece, having been created in Christ Jesus for good works which God previously prepared that in them we should walk.” Much more than workmanship (Romans 1:20), those who believe in faith and hope and trust in Jesus for their salvation and only hope become God’s children: this new life and identity means mere workmanship becomes masterpieces! Continue reading

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What is the Gospel? EPHESIANS 2:1-10 (Part III): The Difference

God is. He is holy and gracious and rich in mercy and abounding in love, and this love he loves us with is the greatest conceivable kind of love ever! “But God…” is a promise: Continue reading

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What is the Gospel? EPHESIANS 2:1-10 (Part I): Translation

—by grace you have been saved— Continue reading

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Intellectual Worship: Study & Teach (Part II)

http://www.greekbiblestudy.org is awesome: word study, short-/long-definitions, notes, parallel english translations with the greek, lexicary, and mp3 audio! It’s even on facebook. Continue reading

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