Categorie archief: Being Christian

a Strong Family doesn’t just happen

Christians should form one unity, living and working together for the same goal, making their community and the body of Christ stronger and bigger. Helping each other and helping to spread the word. Where is your part in it all? … Lees verder

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2020 years ago, the road was opened

We began our series of “God’s Forgotten Word” by pointing out that they had a time in Jerusalem where they had lost sight of the Supreme Creator. This brought the young Judean King Josiah to a change by restoring the … Lees verder

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Redemption #8 Righteousness by Faith

In the previous article we looked at the 8th letter of the apostle Paul to the Romans, the symbolism of the man who hung on the cross next to Jesus, applied to himself. In a letter to the Galatians, Paul … Lees verder

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Redemption #7 Christ alive in the faithful

Previously we have seen that the man of the Old Covenant was instructed to sacrifice a lamb whose legs were not broken and that such sacrifice was partly sufficient to cover “lesser” offences. But such a sacrifice could not break … Lees verder

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Devotees and spotters

In the previous chapters we have seen that those who read the Bible can not simply evade the purpose of God’s action. We have the Book of books telling about God’s Plan and giving guidance to mankind. In those chapters … Lees verder

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Not about personal salvation but about a bigger Plan

Salvation goes beyond that of the individual. Great minds from the time of the Old Testament and the New Testament have also clearly seen this. When the people of Israel in the wilderness went wrong by making the golden calf, … Lees verder

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Failing Man to make free choice

The Most High, Almighty God, Creator of heaven and earth provided the people with brains which enable him to observe, analyse and think. God equipped man to be aware of the things around him and of the scientific elements. He … Lees verder

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The fear of the Lord

Addendum: the fear of the Lord But before we go any further, at first this. In some Orthodox circles sometimes strong emphasis is placed on the fact that God is great and greatly to be feared, “and they do so then … Lees verder

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Colour-blindness and road code

Traffic lights A colour-blind driver comes in front of the red light and see the upper light burning as green. He thinks it is green and continues to drive on. He then is so cross with the other drivers which … Lees verder

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Challenging claim

A challenging claim The Bible comes before us, then, demanding to be heard as the Word of God. “Thus saith the Lord”, and phrases like it, are an integral part of the fabric of the Old Testament. To remove all … Lees verder

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