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1 Timothy 4:15

1 Timothy 4:15

1 Timothy 4:15 – Be diligent in these matters; give yourself wholly to them, so that everyone may see your progress. In this study, we will examine this instruction of Paul’s and note how it is important that we strive to excel in the kingdom of God. Continue reading

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James 5:13

James 5:13

Is anyone among you in trouble? Let them pray. Is anyone happy? Let them sing songs of praise. In this study let us meditate on this simple instruction, which forms a simple cheat-sheet in life. Continue reading

Acts 6:2

Acts 6:2

Acts 6:2 – So the Twelve gathered all the disciples together and said, ‘It would not be right for us to neglect the ministry of the word of God in order to wait on tables. In this study, we will break down this verse in order to understand the context and the need that led to the delegation of one of the Twelve’s responsibilities to the Seven. Continue reading

Romans 12:18

Romans 12:18

If it is possible, as far as it depends on you, live at peace with everyone. In this study, we will examine the this command and translate it into practical application for our daily lives. Continue reading

Galatians 5:4

Galatians 5:4

Galatians 5:4 – You who are trying to be justified by the law have been alienated from Christ; you have fallen away from grace. In this study, we will examine the differences between these two justification methods and attempt to restore to law what it deserves – just not the justification part. Continue reading

Hebrews 12:11

Hebrews 12:11

Hebrews 12:11 – No discipline seems pleasant at the time, but painful. Later on, however, it produces a harvest of righteousness and peace for those who have been trained by it. In this study we will look at the connotations beyond discipline and grasp the promise embedded within the verse. Continue reading

2 Corinthians 11:28

2 Corinthians 11:28

2 Corinthians 11:28 – Besides everything else, I face daily the pressure of my concern for all the churches. In this study, we will take a curious look at this pressure and compare it to the pressure we would normally face in our daily lives today. Continue reading

1 Peter 2:9

1 Peter 2:9

1 Peter 2:9 – But you are a chosen people, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people belonging to God, that you may declare the praises of him who called you out of darkness into his wonderful light. In this study, we will decipher the huge message in this verse bit by bit and consider what these ‘identities’ mean. Continue reading

John 14:15

John 14:15

John 14:15 – If you love me, you will obey what I command. In this study we will examine the simple yet profound message behind this short and simple verse, and discuss the simplicity and monumentality of God’s love. Continue reading

Galatians 3:4

Galatians 3:4

Galatians 3:4 – Have you suffered so much for nothing—if it really was for nothing? In this study we will examine how suffering for Christ’s cause isn’t for nothing – but we may be tempted into making them for nothing by turning our backs to the true gospel. Continue reading

1 Timothy 4:12

1 Timothy 4:12

1 Timothy 4:12 – Don’t let anyone look down on you because you are young, but set an example for the believers in speech, in life, in love, in faith and in purity. In this study we will look at how these 5 things work together to help us lead an exemplary life, both to the young and to the older. Continue reading