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Having heaven’s perspective (Revelation 4)

One thing that will happen when we finally see God face to face is that we’ll have heaven’s perspective on who he is. How do they see him? Holy, holy, holy, Lord God, the Almighty, who was, who is, and … Continue reading

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Regarding Christ as Holy (I Peter 3:15)

I was just meditating on these words today from Peter.  …but in your hearts regard Christ the Lord as holy. (I Peter 3:15) The context here is of not fearing persecution for following Christ. Peter says, “Don’t fear what other … Continue reading

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Revelation 4 — Honoring our King who sits on the throne

“I am a friend of God,” says one contemporary worship song. “We are children of God,” proclaims the apostle John in one of his epistles. (I John 3:1) And yet while both are true, one thing that we should never … Continue reading

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I Corinthians 1:1-9 — Sanctified and called to be holy

The church in Corinth, as we will see throughout this book, had its share of problems, many of them serious. That said, it’s really amazing the things Paul said about the church.  He called them “sanctified in Christ” and called … Continue reading

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John 2:12-25 — Jesus’ zeal for his temple

Well, for those who have been praying for my computer, thank you.  It’s finally back up and running after hours of futile troubleshooting.  All of it actually sparked a thought for today’s blog. In this passage, Jesus comes to the … Continue reading

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Jeremiah 13:1-11 — Making ourselves useless

What are we doing here on earth?  What is God’s purpose for us?  Ultimately it comes down to two things.  First, to know him more.  And second, to touch the world around us for him.  God could take us straight … Continue reading

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