Category: Scripture
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Our dependence upon God – John 15.1-8
Posted: 4 May 2011 in John

I am the true vine, and my Father is the husbandman. Every branch in me that beareth not fruit he taketh away: and every branch that beareth fruit, he purgeth it, that it may bring forth more fruit. Now ye are clean through the word which I have spoken unto you. Abide in me, and […]

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The danger of riches – Deuteronomy 6.1,8-15
Posted: 28 April 2011 in Deuteronomy

Now these are the commandments, the statutes, and the judgments, which the LORD your God commanded to teach you, that ye might do them in the land whither ye go to possess it:….. And thou shalt bind them for a sign upon thine hand, and they shall be as frontlets between thine eyes. And thou […]

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Psalm 144.1 – The Everyday Battle
Posted: 21 April 2011 in Psalms

This is a guest post from Giveacar, a not for profit company in the UK, which raises money for charity by selling second hand cars donated by the public. Blessed be to the LORD my Rock, who trains my hands for war, my fingers for battle. He is my loving God and my fortress, my […]

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Jeremiah 10.7-11 – The true God and pagan gods.
Posted: 12 April 2011 in Jeremiah

Who would not fear thee, O King of nations? for to thee doth it appertain: forasmuch as among all the wise men of the nations, and in all their kingdoms, there is none like unto thee. But they are altogether brutish and foolish: the stock is a doctrine of vanities. Silver spread into plates is […]

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Proverbs 22.2 – The implications of Divine Providence
Posted: 7 April 2011 in Proverbs

The rich and poor meet together: the LORD is the maker of them all. Verses such as the one above tend to be unpopular in our day. It is easy to see why, because it is an open invitation for people to complacently say that the poor should be “content with their station in life,” […]

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