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The Name of Jesus

What’s in a name? There can be an awful lot of significance in a name, and none more than the name of Jesus, to whom the writers of the New Testament ascribed more names*. Mary the mother of Jesus was … Continue reading

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The Paradox of Righteousness

A Paradox My online dictionary defines ‘paradox’ as: a statement or proposition that seems self-contradictory or absurd, but in reality expresses a possible truth. In the previous post ‘Raised with Christ’*, I drew attention to the ‘paradox’ of Christians being … Continue reading

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Raised with Christ

For the past three Sunday mornings I’ve heard sermons on the subject of ‘Life After Death’. Surprisingly the Bible is pretty sparse on revealing what sort of life the raised people of God will have in the new earth (Revelation … Continue reading

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The Word in Your Mouth

‘The word of God is living and powerful, and sharper than any two-edged sword, piercing even the divisions of soul and spirt, and of joints and marrow, and is a discerner of the thoughts and intents of the heart (Hebrews … Continue reading

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The Favour of God

Esther 5:2 ‘So it was, when the king saw Queen Esther standing in the court, that she found favour in his sight, and the king held out to Esther the golden sceptre that was in his hand. Then Esther went … Continue reading

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God’s Tapestry of Change

‘Behold, I tell you a mystery: We shall not all sleep, but we shall be changed – in a moment, in the twinkling of an eye, at the last trumpet. For the trumpet will sound, and the dead will be … Continue reading

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God’s Energy

Energy What is energy? And, why am I considering it as a biblical topic worthy of study, when apparently the word ‘energy’ is not found in the Bible? Well, there are synonyms such as ‘power’, ’spirit’ and ‘light’ that are … Continue reading

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