The Life Made Manifest

By: Seth Mathern | Posted: Jan 18, 2015

1 John 1:1-4 ESV


That which was from the beginning, which we have heard, which we have seen with our eyes, which we looked upon and have touched with our hands, concerning the word of life—the life was made manifest, and we have seen it, and testify to it and proclaim to you the eternal life, which was with the Father and was made manifest to us—that which we have seen and heard we proclaim also to you, so that you too may have fellowship with us; and indeed our fellowship…

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A Parable That You Ought Always to Pray

By: James Downing | Posted: Jan 14, 2015

Luke 18:1-14

 

And he told them a parable to the effect that they ought always to pray and not lose heart. 2 He said, “In a certain city there was a judge who neither feared God nor respected man. 3 And there was a widow in that city who kept coming to him and saying, ‘Give me justice against my adversary.’ 4 For a while he refused, but afterward he said to himself, u‘Though I neither fear God nor respect man, 5 yet because this widow keeps bothering me, I will give her justice,…

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The Law and The Prophets

By: James Downing | Posted: Jan 11, 2015

Matthew 5:17-20

 

17 “Do not think that I have come to abolish the Law or the Prophets; I have not come to abolish them but to fulfill them. 18 For truly, I say to you, until heaven and earth pass away, not an iota, not a dot, will pass from the Law until all is accomplished. 19 Therefore whoever relaxes one of the least of these commandments and teaches others to do the same will be called least in the kingdom of heaven, but whoever does them and teaches them will be called…

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Psalm 58: Reasoning With The Ungodly

By: James Downing | Posted: Jan 07, 2015

Psalm 58

1 Do ye indeed speak righteousness, O congregation? do ye judge uprightly, O ye sons of men? 2 Yea, in heart ye work wickedness; ye weigh the violence of your hands in the earth. 3 The wicked are estranged from the womb: they go astray as soon as they be born, speaking lies. 4 Their poison is like the poison of a serpent: they are like the deaf adder that stoppeth her ear; 5 Which will not hearken to the voice of charmers, charming never so wisely. 6 Break their teeth, O God,…

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Do All Things Without Grumbling or Questioning

By: James Downing | Posted: Jan 04, 2015

Philippians 2:14-16

14 Do all things without murmurings and disputings:
15 That ye may be blameless and harmless, the sons of God, without rebuke, in the midst of a crooked and perverse nation, among whom ye shine as lights in the world;
16 Holding forth the word of life; that I may rejoice in the day of Christ, that I have not run in vain, neither laboured in vain.

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Remember Your Creator in Your Youth

By: James Downing | Posted: Jan 03, 2015

The Law Fulfilled in Christ

By: James Downing | Posted: Dec 28, 2014

Tags: Matthew 5

Psalm 57

By: James Downing | Posted: Dec 23, 2014

Tags: Psalms

Life is a Vapor

By: James Downing | Posted: Dec 17, 2014

No Balm in Gilead

By: Joe Maldonado | Posted: Nov 16, 2014

Jeremiah Chapter 8

22 Is there no balm in Gilead?
Is there no physician there?
Why then has the health of the daughter of my people
not been restored?

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