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Or browse by Scripture, Topic, or Language. Blog Subscribe Older Posts Tony Reinke Like children scattering around a yard for Easter eggs, you and I are on a hunt. We all hunt.

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Need Some Motivation Right Now? Read This IMMEDIATELY If you’re in desperate need of some motivation, we’re going to fix that problem, right here, right now. Prepare yourself. WARNING: I’m going to swear and yell a little in this post. Desperate times call for desperate measures. The Names of God in the Old Testament "Let them praise the name of the LORD: for his name alone is excellent; his glory [is] above the earth and heaven." Psa 148:13 In the Old Testament times, a name was not only identification, but an identity as well. Many times a special meaning was attached to the name. Names had, among other purposes, an explanatory purpose (e.g., Nabal, whose name means "fool," is the target of Abigail's explanation to David: "For as his name is, so is he; Nabal is his name, and folly is with him:" - 1Sa 25:25).

International Standard Bible Encyclopedia Welcome to the 'International Standard Bible Encyclopedia' on StudyLight.org! Containing 9,448 entries cross-referenced and cross-linked to other resources on StudyLight.org, this resource can be classified as a required reference book for any good study library. This practical, authoritative, and complete classic reference encyclopedia explains every significant word in the Bible and Apocrypha. It gives detailed information on the language and literature of Bible lands, and the historical and religious environments of the people of the Bible in articles by nearly 200 scholars.

All About Christian Faith The Christian faith has existed since the time that Jesus Christ was on earth. Followers of Jesus have had different understandings about many things, but all true Christians agree that Jesus Christ is a revelation of God in the flesh. We all believe that God came to earth to bring us back into a relationship with Himself. The sorry state of our world today reveals just how far we have strayed from God's original harmonious intentions. We have all strayed from God's commandments designed for our own good, and disobeyed God in an inexcusable manner, just as Adam our first father did.

King James Version The King James Version Bible (KJV) was authorized by King James I and is sometimes referred to as the “Authorized Version”. It was translated by the Church of England and was first published in 1611. The KJV New Testament was translated from the Textus Receptus. Best Procrastination Tip Ever Post written by Leo Babauta. Your first thought as you look at this article will be, “I’ll read this later.” But don’t. Let the urge to switch to a new task pass. 2013 Resurgence Conference 2013 Resurgence Conference The 2013 Resurgence Conference was held November 5th and 6th in Downtown Seattle and broadcast to four locatons across the nation, as well as live online tomore than 20,000 people. Featuring Mark Driscoll, Rick Warren, Matt Chandler,Greg Laurie, Crawford Loritts, James MacDonald, and more.

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