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Called to bless (I Peter 3)

There are many good things in this passage, but verse 9, struck me today. Do not repay evil for evil or reviling for reviling, but on the contrary, bless, for to this you were called, that you may obtain a … Continue reading

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Romans 8:29-30 — A reason for hope (part 2)

As I look at this passage, I see another reason for hope through the struggles that we go through:  that from eternity past, God had a plan for us. Paul writes, For those God foreknew he also predestined to be … Continue reading

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