Category Archives: Forgiveness

Romans 11:29 “The Gifts and Calling are Irrevocable”

Romans 11:29 (NKJV) “For the gifts and the calling of God are irrevocable.” Reflection: A simple phrase but none could be more profound really when you consider any relationship with God. Whether you seek Him or rebel against Him, know … Continue reading

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Mathew 5:11 “Blessed are you when people revile and persecute you….”

Mathew 5:11 (NRSV) “Blessed are you when people revile you and persecute you and utter all kinds of evil against you falsely on my account.” Reflection: People who would persecute and discriminate against you and use the Bible as their … Continue reading

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Proverbs 24:19-20

Proverbs 24:19-20 (English Standard Version) “Fret not yourself because of evildoers, and be not envious of the wicked, for the evil man has no future; the lamp of the wicked will be put out.” Reflection: For many, it seems we … Continue reading

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Galatians 3:23-26

Galatians 3:23-26 “Now before faith came, we were held captive under the law, imprisoned until the coming faith would be revealed. So then, the law was our guardian until Christ came, in order that we might be justified by faith. … Continue reading

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Reflections on Holy Communion

The sharing of a meal. The breaking of bread and the passing of a cup of juice or wine. A table where people are gathered as equals in the presence of Jesus. At this table, disciples gather to receive not … Continue reading

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2 Corinthians 5:16-17

2 Corinthians 5:16-17  King James Version “Therefore, from now on, we regard no one according to the flesh. Even though we have known Christ according to the flesh, yet now we know Him thus no longer. Therefore, if anyone is … Continue reading

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On the Subject of Forgiveness

“But love ye your enemies, and do good, and lend, hoping for nothing again; and your reward shall be great, and ye shall be the children of the Highest: for he is kind unto the thankful and to the evil.  … Continue reading

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