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Book of Philippians

Closing Appeal for Steadfastness and Unity 4 Therefore, my brothers and sisters, you whom I love and long for, my joy and crown, stand firm in the Lord in this way, dear friends! 2 I plead with Euodia and I plead with Syntyche to … Continue reading

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Book of Philippians

No Confidence in the Flesh 3 Further, my brothers and sisters, rejoice in the Lord! It is no trouble for me to write the same things to you again, and it is a safeguard for you. 2 Watch out for those dogs, those evildoers, those … Continue reading

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Jesus Heals a Cripple and a Man With a Withered Hand

Jesus Heals a Cripple and a Man With a Withered Hand Matt. 12:1-15;  Mark 2:23 to 3:6;  Luke 6:1-12;  John 5:1-18 Jesus asks the crippled man gently, “Would you like to be made well?” NOT FAR FROMthe temple in Jerusalem … Continue reading

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Matthew the Publican Becomes a Disciple

Matthew the Publican Becomes a Disciple Matt. 9:9-13; Mark 2:14-17; Luke 5:27-32 Jesus calls Matthew the Publican to follow Him. IN THE LANDwhere Jesus lived there was among the Jews one class of people whom all other Jews despised.  This … Continue reading

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Jesus in Jerusalem for the Passover

Thursday, June 28, 2012 Jesus in Jerusalem for the Passover John 2:13 to John 3:21 Jesus upsets the tables of the money-changers and drives them from the temple. THE TIME HADcome again for the yearly Passover Feast in Jerusalem, and … Continue reading

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“What is the meaning of the Parable of the Prodigal Son?”

Answer: The Parable of the Prodigal Son is found in Luke chapter 15, verses 11-32. The main character in the parable, the forgiving father, whose character remains constant throughout the story, is a picture of God. In telling the story, … Continue reading

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“What is the meaning of the Parable of the Unjust Steward / Shrewd Manager (Luke 16:1-13)?”

The Parable of the Unjust Steward can be found in Luke 16:1-13. The text can be broken down into two parts: The Parable (verses 1-8) and the application (verses 9-13). Luke 16:1 identifies that Jesus is speaking to His disciples, … Continue reading

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