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Give to Caesar and Give to God: Jesus' Wisdom on Faith and Civic Duties Jul 11, 2024

Give to Caesar and Give to God

Deuteronomy 34:9, "Now Joshua son of Nun was filled with the spirit of wisdom because Moses had laid his hands on him. So the Israelites listened to him...

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Faith, Politics, and Independence: Jesus’ Wisdom and the Fourth of July Jul 04, 2024
 
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2 Chronicles 1:10, "Give me wisdom and knowledge, that I may lead this people, for who can govern this great people of yours?"

"Wisdom is the quality of discerning...

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Pride Month 2024: Grace Without Limits & What It Means for Christians church and sexuality Jun 27, 2024

Luke 2:40: "And the child grew and became strong; he was filled with wisdom, and the grace of God was on him."


"Paul derides these so-called sophists and pneumatics for their worldly wisdom (1 Cor...

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Pride Month 2024: 100% Truth 100% Grace church and sexuality Jun 20, 2024

Matthew 13:54: "Coming to his hometown, he began teaching the people in their synagogue, and they were amazed. 'Where did this man get this wisdom and these miraculous powers?' they asked."


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Pride Month 2024: 5 Core Christian Values to Navigate Today's Complex Topics Jun 13, 2024

Proverbs 13:10: "Where there is strife, there is pride, but wisdom is found in those who take advice."


"The wise are not the intelligentsia of Israelite society, but, as the Book of Proverbs makes...

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Pride Month 2024: Wisdom & Compassion in a Time of Sexual Questioning Jun 06, 2024

Genesis 3:6: "When the woman saw that the fruit of the tree was good for food and pleasing to the eye, and also desirable for gaining wisdom, she took some and ate it. She also gave some to her...

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Peacemaking is More Than Being Nice May 30, 2024

"Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called children of God." Matthew 5:9 (NIV)

"The incarnate Christ grew in wisdom (Lk. 2:40, 52) as a boy and astonished his audiences with his wisdom...

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Graduation 2024 Season: What We Want For Our Graduates May 23, 2024

"Blessed are the pure in heart, for they will see God." Matthew 5:8 (NIV)

"Paul’s wisdom Christology is a dynamic concept, as shown by the emphasis on Christ’s activity in creation in...

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Save This The Next Time Your Kids Drive You Crazy May 16, 2024

"Blessed are the merciful, for they will be shown mercy." Matthew 5:7 (NIV)

"As wisdom was the primary possession of God, it was also reflected in the life and ministry of Jesus. Jesus, during the...

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Mother's Day 2024: What Mothers Want For Their Kids May 09, 2024

Matthew 5:6 (NIV) 6 Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they will be filled.

"Wisdom (חָכְמָה, ḥokmâ) is personified as a woman in Prov 8–9 and is contrasted...

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Is Meekness a Good Thing? May 02, 2024

Matthew 5:5 (NIV) 5 Blessed are the meek, for they will inherit the earth.

"In biblical thought wisdom has a wide range of meaning. Wisdom can mean simply the practical skills and qualities which...

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Sermon on the Mount: Who Wants to be Sad? Apr 25, 2024

Matthew 5:4: "Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted."     


"Wisdom possesses counsel, sound judgment, and insight, and grants health, long life, wealth, and...

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