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The Post No One Will Want to Read…

If we are trying to “know God” as J.I. Packer’s book implies [after all, the title is Knowing God] it would be most appropriate to know as many aspects of God as we can.  John Ortberg wrote a book a … Continue reading

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Send in the Judges…

Some Christians do not relish the idea that God is our Divine Judge. J.I. Packer says that “many, it seems, do not.  Speak to them as God as a Father, a friend, a helper, one who loves us despite all … Continue reading

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Living a Life of Grace…

“The grace of God is love freely shown toward guilty sinners, contrary to their merit and indeed in defiance of their demerit.  It is God showing goodness to persons who deserve only severity and had no reason to expect anything … Continue reading

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If We Don’t Understand Grace…

In the process of trying to know God, we have looked at His unchanging nature, His majesty, His wisdom, His Word as truth and in the previous post we have finished looking at His love for us, some would say … Continue reading

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Continuing Our Journey into the Heart of God…

Some of us are self-aware while others are less so. For years, I have hidden from the fact that I am a pusher.  Of course I am not referring to the informal definition that I “sell illegal drugs”.  I am … Continue reading

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Our Journey into the Heart of God…

I thought that “Looking into God’s Heart” was a good title for the previous post; that maybe it caught attention.  But after more consideration, maybe the title promised more than it delivered.  There is a possibility that my comments on … Continue reading

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Looking into God’s Heart…

So far, we have discussed the wisdom of God, the power of God and the Word of God. In our efforts to know God, it is time to look into God’s heart.  J.I. Packer* begins his chapter on the love … Continue reading

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