Monthly Archives: December 2015

“Be thou for the people to God-ward”

17 Moses’ father-in-law said to him, “What you are doing is not good. 18 You and the people with you will certainly wear yourselves out, for the thing is too heavy for you. You are not able to do it alone. 19 Now … Continue reading

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Saying What the Text Says Isn’t Enough

My friend Nick invited me to contribute to his blog, Scribblepreach–you can read today’s post, “Saying What the Text Says Isn’t Enough” here.

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Which Truth Will Set Us Free?

31 So Jesus said to the Jews who had believed him, “If you abide in my word, you are truly my disciples, 32 and you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.” 33 They answered him, “We are offspring … Continue reading

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The Chair and the Desk, 12/11/15

From the chair: 16  On that day it shall be said to Jerusalem:  “Fear not, O Zion;  let not your hands grow weak.  17  The Lord your God is in your midst,  a mighty one who will save;  he will … Continue reading

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The Chair and the Desk, 12/10/15

From the chair: 66 After this many of his disciples turned back and no longer walked with him. 67 So Jesus said to the Twelve, “Do you want to go away as well?” 68 Simon Peter answered him, “Lord, to whom shall we … Continue reading

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The Chair and the Desk, 12/9/15

From the chair: 25 And when you come to the land that the Lord will give you, as he has promised, you shall keep this service. 26 And when your children say to you, ‘What do you mean by this service?’ 27 you … Continue reading

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The Chair and the Desk, 12/8/15

From the chair: 5 Beloved, it is a faithful thing you do in all your efforts for these brothers, strangers as they are, 6 who testified to your love before the church. You will do well to send them on their journey … Continue reading

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