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Christ suffered all the effects of the fall

Christ died for us and so bore the penalty of death that was due our sins.  Yet death wasn’t the only thing he tasted… The thorns that grew up for Adam became a crown for the second Adam. The diseases … Continue reading

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Genesis 19

Just been reading through Genesis 19.  God knows (Gen 18:21) what sin is by having his messengers/angels experience sin.  Ultimately God knows what sin is not by sitting objectively up in heaven looking down, but by his Son experiencing evil. … Continue reading

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Loving thunder

John (along with his brother) is given the name, “Sons of Thunder” in Mark 3:17. What sort of message do you think this son of thunder would give?  Fiery Hell and brimstone messages of judgement?  Or this: “This is the … Continue reading

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Doing what is commanded…

In Mark 3: 5 Jesus commands the man with a withered hand to stretch out his hand – to do the very thing he can’t do.  The man could disbelieve Jesus, after all he had a withered hand!  Or the … Continue reading

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