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Q&A#7: The Word of God

Q/A#7 Q: How did we receive the Word of God? A: We received the Word of God through holy men who wrote as they were led by the Holy Spirit. Knowing this first of all, that no prophecy of Scripture … Continue reading

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Passion Points

Here are some good posts for your weekend reading: What the Word of God Says About the Word of God, Book by Book – Jared Wilson (FTC) What God says about his word is a deep, complex, and staggering thing. … Continue reading

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Passion Points

Here are some good posts for your weekend reading: How to Improve Your Biblical Literacy – Scott Slayton Strategizing to learn God’s word does take time. Finding a reading plan and working through how you will stick with it does … Continue reading

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Reflections on Habakkuk 3

Habakkuk prays to God. Salvation and Judgment – Habakkuk recognizes that God will save his people by judging their enemies (v13). Some people want God to be a Savior but not a Judge, to be loving but not holy.  Habakkuk … Continue reading

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Reflections on Habakkuk 1-2

God tells Habakkuk that he will judge Judah thru Babylon, and then judge Babylon. Trust – Throughout the first two chapters, Habakkuk struggles to understand God’s plan. God tells him that the righteous shall live by faith (2:4).  For what … Continue reading

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Reflections on Zephaniah 3

Zephaniah predicts the coming day of the Lord – a time of great blessing for God’s people. Future Blessings – Zephaniah ends his book with a beautiful picture of what is to come. God’s people will humbly serve God and … Continue reading

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Reflections on Zephaniah 1-2

Zephaniah predicts the coming day of the Lord – a time of great judgment. Judgment for Sin – Most of Zephaniah deals with God’s judgment. The reason for this judgment is clear – “because they have sinned against the Lord” … Continue reading

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Reflections on Nahum 2-3

Nahum describes the fall of Nineveh. Against Sinners – Twice God says he is against Nineveh (2:13, 3:5). In truth, God is against all people because of their sin (Romans 1:18).  But in Christ there is no longer any condemnation … Continue reading

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Reflections on Nahum 1

Nahum proclaims the greatness of our God and predicts the coming fall of Nineveh. God’s Wrath – God hates sin. He gave Nineveh a chance to repent through Jonah, but their repentance was short lived.  Now God’s wrath would be … Continue reading

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Reflections on II Chronicles 33-35

We see God’s interaction with two great kings, as the exile draws near. Humility – It took capture and imprisonment to humble Manasseh. Josiah humbled himself when he heard the Word of the Lord.  How has God humbled you?  Do … Continue reading

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