Category Archives: Christian Life

How to listen to and apply an exegetical sermon

Psalm 1:1-2 “How blessed is the man who does not walk in the counsel of the wicked, Nor stand in the path of sinners, Nor sit in the seat of scoffers! 2 But his delight is in the law of the Lord, And in His law … Continue reading

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No excuses for not following Jesus: A study of Luke 9:59-62 in Greek and English

Luke 9:59-62 And He said to another, “Follow Me.” But he said, “Lord, permit me first to go and bury my father.” 60 But He said to him, “Allow the dead to bury their own dead; but as for you, go … Continue reading

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A study on presenting one’s body as a living sacrifice and the lifestyle of worship from Romans 12:1

Romans 12:1 (NASB) Therefore I urge you, brethren, by the mercies of God, to present your bodies a living and holy sacrifice, acceptable to God,which is your spiritual service of worship. Romans 12:1 (SBL GNT) Παρακαλῶ οὖν ὑμᾶς, ἀδελφοί, διὰ τῶν οἰκτιρμῶν … Continue reading

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P4 A Study on God’s Provision of Healing in James 5:13-16 – Spiritual Provisions in Anointing with Oil

James 5:13-16 (NASB) “Is anyone among you suffering? Then he must pray. Is anyone cheerful? He is to sing praises. 14 Is anyone among you sick? Then he must call for the elders of the church and they are to pray … Continue reading

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P3 A Study on God’s Provision of Healing in James 5:13-16 – Anointing with Oil and God’s Provision of Healing

James 5:13-16 (NASB) “Is anyone among you suffering? Then he must pray. Is anyone cheerful? He is to sing praises. 14 Is anyone among you sick? Then he must call for the elders of the church and they are to pray … Continue reading

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P2 – A Study of God’s Provision of Healing in James 5:13-16 – God’s concern for ministry to those in the church who are physically ill

James 5:13-16 (NASB) “Is anyone among you suffering? Then he must pray. Is anyone cheerful? He is to sing praises. 14 Is anyone among you sick? Then he must call for the elders of the church and they are to pray … Continue reading

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A closer look at four different types of prayer in 1 Timothy 2:1

1 Timothy 2:1 “First of all, then, I urge that entreaties and prayers, petitions and thanksgivings, be made on behalf of all men.” Today’s post is interested in looking at four different types of prayer described in 1 Timothy 2:1. The … Continue reading

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