Tag Archives: Position

Marked by the Almighty

“When Moses came down from Mount Sinai, with the two tablets of the testimony in his hand as he came down from the mountain, Moses did not know that the skin of his face shone because he had been talking … Continue reading

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Thoughts from Jude (part 1)

“To those who are called, beloved in God the Father and kept for Jesus Christ: May mercy, peace, and love be multiplied to you.” (Jude 1:1–2 ESV) Jude writes to those who are called – “And those whom he predestined … Continue reading

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Angry hearts aren’t free hearts

‘You shall not murder.” (Deuteronomy 5:17 ESV). This is the immoral, careless killing of another (murder), but also includes the death of another because of negligence or carelessness (manslaughter).  This verb is never used when describing killing in war so … Continue reading

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Grace Driven Effort

How should we fight sin in our lives?  Download a PDF of Grace Driven Effort here.  This was originally published in two posts located here and here.

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Talking to yourself, developing desire for God and our need for Grace

How do we develop a desire for God?  How do we fight spiritual apathy and foster affection for God?  Why do we need grace, are we really awed by it?  Here are some great articles and resources to help answer … Continue reading

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This God is BIG

God made them, God chose them, God will be their deliverer.  This God is BIG.  The size and scope of the Almighty is beyond our comprehension.  God provides satiation for our souls – like the dry parched ground of the … Continue reading

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Your plan or His

““Ah, stubborn children,” declares the LORD, “who carry out a plan, but not mine, and who make an alliance, but not of my Spirit, that they may add sin to sin; who set out to go down to Egypt, without … Continue reading

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God tells Job, “I am God.”

Instead of giving Job a behind the scenes look at things about why he was being tested, God just tells Job that He is God; He didn’t seem compelled to explain to Job the events that are recorded in chapters … Continue reading

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God Centered Perspective: Position

God Centered Perspective:  Position.  One of the best places to start our discussion of position is in the book of Job; Job is a difficult, yet encouraging book that is theologically rich.  We see the opening portion of the book … Continue reading

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God Centered Perspective Overview

This is the third post in this series.  The last post is here. GOD CENTERED PERSPECTIVE God centered theology sounds like an oxymoron!  Someone might interject and say, “of course we are God centered, we’re a church!”  Unfortunately, God is … Continue reading

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