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First Things First

Matthew 5.21-26
Nov 15th 2015

The lawyers of Jesus' day esteemed themselves on their own spiritual accomplishments. Schooled in tradition & steeped in their own pride, they were often heard quoting Rabbi-So-And-So... who quoted Rabbi-So-And-So-Before-Him... who >>

accused, anger, confession, conviction, guilt, hate, hope, Jesus, love, murder, peace, Pharisees, reconciliation, relationships, scribes, strive
Anger, Matthew, Sermon On The Mount

Let Your Servant Remain Instead

Genesis 44
Nov 9th 2014

We have beheld such wisdom, patience & love in these last chapters of Genesis. But one final test would prove necessary in determining whether or not Joseph's brothers were fit to faithfully lead the 12 tribes of Israel.

Jacob had granted permission to >>

confession, conviction, Judah, love, propitiation, repentance, sacrifice, sovereignty
Genesis, repentance, self-sacrifice

Getting Personal With Pilate

John 18.28-40
Apr 1st 2012

Hope for captive criminals is in the crucifixion of the Christ at the hands of false accusers and the indecision of a pondering Pilate, but, ultimately, in our faithful Father and His sovereign plan of redemption through Jesus His >>

conviction, guilt, innocent, Jesus, John 18.28-40, personal, Pilate, relativism, truth
Gospel of John, John 18