Matthew 27:1 - 66
1 When morning came, all the chief priests and the elders of the people took counsel against Jesus to put him to death. 2 And they bound him and led him away and delivered him over to Pilate the governor.
In the time of festivals of other religions, how should conduct oneself? Is...
9 But now that you have come to know God, or rather to be known by God, how can you turn back again to the weak and worthless elementary principles of the world, whose slaves you want to be once more?
He did not want others to have a low opinion of Ruth and himself. The people...
I was teaching about the properties of drinking water to a kid ( 8 Yrs). His...
2 Samuel 23:15 - 17
15 And David said longingly, "Oh, that someone would give me water to drink from the well of Bethlehem that is by the gate! 16 Then the three mighty men broke through the camp of the Philistines and drew water out of the well of Bethlehem that was by the gate and carried and brought it to David. But he would not drink of it. He poured it out to the Lord
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1 Corinthians 7:5
5 Do not deprive one another, except perhaps by agreement for a limited time, that you may devote yourselves to prayer; but then come together again, so that Satan may not tempt you because of your lack of self-control.
We read about the harsh judgment of Ananias and his wife. We also read about...
Acts 5:1 - 42
1 But a man named Ananias, with his wife Sapphira, sold a piece of property. 2 And with his wife's knowledge he kept back for himself some of the proceeds and brought only a part of it and laid it at the apostles' feet.
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Luke 15:11 - 32
11 And he said, "There was a man who had two sons. 12 And the younger of them said to his father, 'Father, give me the share of property that is coming to me.' And he divided his property between them.
In my understanding, there are a lot of discussions about false prophets; but...
24 For false christs and false prophets will arise and perform great signs and wonders, so as to lead astray, if possible, even the elect.
16 For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life.
Consider the situaton: One comes to a new fellowship and the fellowship prays...
1 Timothy 2:1 - 15
1 First of all, then, I urge that supplications, prayers, intercessions, and thanksgivings be made for all people. 2 For kings and all who are in high positions, that we may lead a peaceful and quiet life, godly and dignified in every way.
The phrase "God cannot be tempted by evil" seems to be peculiar. How can God...
13 Let no one say when he is tempted, "I am being tempted by God," for God cannot be tempted with evil, and he himself tempts no one.
Presently no one is in hell. When you are with God, even if you know that the...
It was now the sixth hour and the darkness came over the whole land until the...
Luke 1:1 - 80
1 Seeing that many did take in hand to set in order a narration of the matters that have been fully assured among us. 2 As they did deliver to us, who from the beginning became eye-witnesses, and officers of the Word, --