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Bible 1 Yr – Day 297 – The Woman at the Well

This is fast becoming one of my favorite episodes of Scripture. It starts out with this little interesting tidbit: 3 he left Judea and departed again to Galilee. 4 He had to pass through Samaria. John 3:3-4 The fact is … Continue reading

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Bible 1 Yr – Day 295 – John 3:16

Besides containing the verse most cited at football games John chapter 3 is an excellent example of how Jesus taught by getting people to think in new ways. There are at least three times in the chapter were Jesus does … Continue reading

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Bible 1 Yr – Day 267 – Did you know that you are a priest…

In today’s reading, twice Peter reminds us that we are a new nation of priests: As you come to him, a living stone rejected by men but in the sight of God chosen and precious, you yourselves like living stones … Continue reading

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Bible 1 Yr – Day 260 – God Desires All Men to be Saved

Today we read Chapter 2 of Paul’s first letter to Timothy which contains the famous “one mediator” passage. It’s an absolutely great chapter the best parts of which are often missed because the perennial focus on “one mediator” tends to … Continue reading

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Bible 1 Yr – Day 256 – The Good Works of the Good Thief

Today we read Luke’s account of the Crucifixion. We see the scene of Jesus being crucified with two criminals, one on his right and one on his left. Often when discussing the nature of Salvation and the role of good … Continue reading

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Bible 1 Yr – Day 242 – The Prodigal Son

Today, in Luke, we read three parables. The lost sheep, the lost coin and The Prodigal Son. All three touch on the joy in heaven when a sinner repents. I would like to focus the most famous of the three, … Continue reading

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Bible 1 Yr – Day 211 – Paul Presses On…

Just a short one today in which we see Saint Paul tell us that no one, not even his, Salvation is guaranteed: For his sake I have suffered the loss of all things and count them as rubbish, in order … Continue reading

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Bible 1 Yr – Day 192 – “if you confess with your lips…”

Today we read in Romans 10, the famous verse that sometimes is used to support the idea that ALL one has to do is, “accept Jesus Christ as your personal Lord and Savior” and have faith and you will be … Continue reading

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Bible 1 Yr – Day 175 – Do Not Accept the Grace of God in Vain

Take a look at the first sentence of Chapter 6, something you might pass over as you get into the chapter without realizing its implications: 1 Working together with him, then, we entreat you not to accept the grace of … Continue reading

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Bible 1 Yr – Day 147 – The Naked Man

There is a curious bit at the ending of Mark’s account of the arrest of Jesus. And a young man followed him, with nothing but a linen cloth about his body. And they seized him, 52 but he left the … Continue reading

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