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The Mountain of the Lord, Part 2

September 29, 2018

The Mountain of the Lord, Part 2 Near the end of John Milton’s Christian epic poem Paradise Lost, the archangel Michael takes Adam to the top of a mountain. There he shows him visions of future history. Having chosen to disobey God’s command, Adam and Eve were about to be exiled from Eden. What lay ahead for humanity? Was there any hope?

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Power Through Submission

April 25, 2012

Power Through Submission Many theologians have remarked that Scripture begins with a wedding. But the happy beginning quickly turns to divorce. God pursues, but when they are confronted, Adam and Eve mumble excuses, blame each other, and flee. This month we have noted how John portrays Christ’s coming as a grand drama of a "new creation"...

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Gospel Need: No Way Out

March 6, 2015

Gospel Need: No Way Out Before he sold his soul to the devil in exchange for wealth and power, the title character in Doctor Faustus, from the Renaissance drama by Christopher Marlowe, considered studying theology. But when he read in the Bible that all have sinned and that sin’s wages are death, he concluded: “Why, then, belike we must sin...

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The Gospel and Salvation

October 3, 2016

The Gospel and Salvation Mapmaking in the sixteenth century was a mix of information gathered by explorers and educated guesses about previously undocumented parts of the world. One persistent mystery for European mapmakers was what lay between the Americas and Asia—was it a land border? A vast body of water? Were the two continents connected?

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Promise: God’s Eternal Rest

March 31, 2013

Promise: God’s Eternal Rest Sometimes people live their lives hoping that things will go their way and that they will have good luck. Those who are in Christ have a much better hope. We have eternal, unchanging promises of God. In Christ, we know all God’s promises have been answered YES. In Christ, we have something far better than relying...

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Devotion for June 1, 2009

June 1, 2009

Devotion for June 1, 2009 Some people tend to like their spirituality quick and easy. After all, there's work to do, places to go, people to see. Holiness? I'll listen to a podcast while I exercise. Servanthood? Our Sunday school class is doing a DVD series on that. Bible study? The One-Minute Bible——and yes, there really is such a thing——is...

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Devotion for April 29, 2009

April 29, 2009

Devotion for April 29, 2009 Old graveyards can be fascinating. The tombstones bear descriptions of relationships: "Beloved Mother" or "Devoted Husband." Others are inscribed with a brief description or motto known as an epitaph. The epitaph of Marshall Fields, buried in Chicago, reads: "Equity-Integrity." Poet Emily Dickinson wrote her...

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Devotion for March 30, 2009

March 30, 2009

Devotion for March 30, 2009 According to Voice of the Martyrs and the China Aid Association, religious persecution in China has increased following last summer's Olympics. In Beijing, a pastor and his family were evicted from their home, beaten, and arrested. Another pastor was sentenced to two years of hard labor "reeducation," and he is...

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Don’t and Do

July 19, 2015

Don’t and Do Some describe Christianity as a religion of do’s and don’ts. But this is not entirely true. Yes, the Bible is filled with commands and prohibitions. Followers of Jesus Christ are often distinguished from those who are not by their actions. But our status as children of God is not based on personal performance. Eternal life is...

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God’s Mighty Army

July 8, 2017

God’s Mighty Army A children’s Bible song sung for years in Sunday school and Vacation Bible School goes: “I may never march in the infantry / Ride in the cavalry / Shoot the artillery / I may never fly o’er the enemy / But I’m in the Lord’s army! Yes Sir!” In this section, the Chronicler records the genealogy of the tribes of Issachar, Benjamin,...

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