Category: Scripture
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Matthew 26.6-13 – Loving in the here and now
Posted: 20 July 2010 in Matthew

Now when Jesus was in Bethany, in the house of Simon the leper, There came unto him a woman having an alabaster box of very precious ointment, and poured it on his head, as he sat at meat. But when his disciples saw it, they had indignation, saying, To what purpose is this waste? For […]

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Numbers 23.4-11
The Immutability of God’s Words
Posted: 19 July 2010 in Numbers

And God met Balaam…. And the LORD put a word in Balaam’s mouth, and said, Return unto Balak, and thus thou shalt speak.

And he returned unto him, and, lo, he stood by his burnt sacrifice, he, and all the princes of Moab. And he took up his parable, and said, Balak the king of Moab hath brought me from Aram, out of the mountains of the east, saying, Come, curse me Jacob, and come, defy Israel.

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1 Kings 17.23-24 & John 9.7-16
Responding to signs of God’s activity
Posted: 16 July 2010 in 1 Kings, John

“And Elijah took the child, and brought him down out of the chamber into the house, and delivered him unto his mother: and Elijah said, See, thy son liveth…..

And said unto him, Go, wash in the pool of Siloam, (which is by interpretation, Sent.) He went his way therefore, and washed, and came seeing…. And it was the sabbath day when Jesus made the clay, and opened his eyes…..

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Matthew 20.1-12 – Rewards & Service of God
Posted: 15 July 2010 in Matthew

Clicking on this italicised passage will open the full text in a new window. For the kingdom of heaven is like unto a man that is an householder, which went out early in the morning to hire labourers into his vineyard. And when he had agreed with the labourers for a penny a day, he […]

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Jeremiah 29.8-12 – Waiting Upon God
Posted: 14 July 2010 in Jeremiah

For thus saith the LORD of hosts, the God of Israel; Let not your prophets and your diviners, that be in the midst of you, deceive you, neither hearken to your dreams which ye cause to be dreamed. For they prophesy falsely unto you in my name: I have not sent them, saith the LORD.

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