Category Archives: 1 Corinthians

A hairy problem

Follow my example, as I follow the example of Christ. … Does not the very nature of things teach you that if a man has long hair, it is a disgrace to him? – the Apostle Paul (NIV)

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What is real?

The person without the Spirit does not accept the things that come from the Spirit of God but considers them foolishness, and cannot understand them because they are discerned only through the Spirit. (NIV) In what sense is the world … Continue reading

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Soulmate Delusion

Soulmates? God gave us free will. We’re free to choose right or wrong. Love is a choice! There is no such thing as divine energy holding two people together, that simply is not love. Love would be meaningless if it … Continue reading

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What does the Bible say about drug addiction?

No man can serve two masters: for either he will hate the one, and love the other; or else he will hold to the one, and despise the other. (KJV) “I have the right to do anything,” you say—but not … Continue reading

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The Gospel of God’s Grace.

The Gospel is that the Lord Jesus Christ died for our sins, was buried, and rose from the dead showing his victory over sin and death and guaranteeing our salvation and justification before God. Whosoever shall call upon the name … Continue reading

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Post-mortem Docetism. Dear sister, desist.

A Facebook friend of a friend on Facebook recently posted the following comment. Jesus never “came back to life again” – at least, not in the same human form or the kind of life that he had or that we … Continue reading

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The Resurrection of the Dead

Regular readers, thank you for your patience during the recent Eternal Vigilance outage. So will it be with the resurrection of the dead. The body that is sown is perishable, it is raised imperishable; it is sown in dishonor, it … Continue reading

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Four ways to escape Behemoth

There hath no temptation taken you but such as is common to man: but God is faithful, who will not suffer you to be tempted above that ye are able; but will with the temptation also make a way to … Continue reading

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