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You believe that God is one; you do well. Even the demons believe—and shudder! Do you want to be shown, you foolish person, that faith apart from works is useless? Was not Abraham our father justified by works when he offered up his son Isaac on the altar? You see…
You believe that God is one; you do well. Even the demons believe—and shudder!Do you want to be shown, you foolish person, that faith apart from works is useless? Was not Abraham our father justified by works when he offered up his son Isaac on the altar? You see that…
Obey your leaders and submit to them, for they are keeping watch over your souls, as those who will have to give an account. Let them do this with joy and not with groaning, for that would be of no advantage to you. A lot packed into this first sentence,…
And all these, though commended through their faith, did not receive what was promised, since God had provided something better for us, that apart from us they should not be made perfect. Therefore, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us also lay aside every…
By faith Abraham obeyed when he was called to go out to a place that he was to receive as an inheritance. And he went out, not knowing where he was going. By faith he went to live in the land of promise, as in a foreign land, living in…
And without faith it is impossible to please him, for whoever would draw near to God must believe that he exists and that he rewards those who seek him. By faith Noah, being warned by God concerning events as yet unseen, in reverent fear constructed an ark for the saving…
Accept my freewill offerings of praise, O LORD, and teach me your rules. My freewill offering--not coerced, not forced, given freely and with thanksgiving. You are the Everlasting God, the Lord God, the Almighty. You move mountains and control the winds, yet You are the God of Love and Peace,…
Although he was a son, he learned obedience through what he suffered. And being made perfect, he became the source of eternal salvation to all who obey him, It is hard to grasp that Jesus had to suffer, that he had to learn obedience in the same manner that I…
Let us, therefore, strive to enter that rest, so that no one may fall by the same sort of disobedience. For the word of God is living and active, sharper than any two-edged sword, piercing to the division of soul and of spirit, of joints and of marrow, and discerning…
So we see that they were unable to enter because of unbelief. A powerful verse when we link it to the prior phrase. There is a tight connection between disobedience and unbelief. Essentially synonymous. It was that way for the Israelites and still is so for us. We're no better…
For who were those who heard and yet rebelled? Was it not all those who left Egypt led by Moses? And with whom was he provoked for forty years? Was it not with those who sinned, whose bodies fell in the wilderness? And to whom did he swear that they…

Titus 3:8

January 16, 2018
The saying is trustworthy, and I want you to insist on these things, so that those who have believed in God may be careful to devote themselves to good works. These things are excellent and profitable for people. Seven of the times Paul uses the Greek word, 'pistos' it is…
For we ourselves were once foolish, disobedient, led astray, slaves to various passions and pleasures, passing our days in malice and envy, hated by others and hating one another. But when the goodness and loving kindness of God our Savior appeared, he saved us, … Look at the contrast here.…
How sweet are your words to my taste, sweeter than honey to my mouth! Yes, Lord, as I read and study Your word, the sweetness pervades my soul bring joy, peace, and freedom from anxiety. Praise You, Lord Jesus, my Lord, and my Master. Today's readings in the Psalms: Morning:…
Remind them to be submissive to rulers and authorities, to be obedient, to be ready for every good work, to speak evil of no one, to avoid quarreling, to be gentle, and to show perfect courtesy toward all people. For we ourselves were once foolish, disobedient, led astray, slaves to…

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