He came to his own, and his own people did not receive him.

She’s elitist and he just “made the grade. My words are an attempt to understand and apply the Bible to our daily living. 7. From agapao; love, i.e. And do not take an oath by your head, for you cannot make one hair white or black. June 2010 Parables of Luke 15 (Part Three). The heavens, the sun and moon, in respect of lower things here, how glorious do they appear, and without spot! 1 Thessalonians 1:6 And you became followers of us, and of the Lord, having received the word in much affliction, with joy of the Holy Ghost. ‣ We should not cause divisions, as Christians, but should bring people together. Jesus says (Matthew 12:31), “I say to you, every sin and blasphemy will be forgiven men.”  There is no greater sin, like we like to think. September 2015 The subject here is God, and He scorns the scornful.

Blog, A For whoever keeps the whole law but fails in one point has become accountable for all of it.

July 2019 Therefore the wicked will not stand in the judgment, nor sinners in the congregation of the righteous; ... Let no corrupting talk come out of your mouths, but only such as is good for building up, as fits the occasion, that it may give grace to those who hear. You have seen me speak out, recently, about the radical and extreme actions of those that proclaim to be Christians – somebody must speak out against those that proclaim Christ but are far from Him. We must learn that there is a great difference between judging and discernment – we can certainly discern right from wrong. April 2014

To Venantius and Italica [86] . The Lord tells us (Mark 12:30-31): “you shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, with all your soul, with all your mind, and with all your strength.’ This is the first commandment.

New Heart English Bible Let no one despise your youth; but be an example to those who believe, in word, in your way of life, in love, in faith, and in purity. Matthew 5:33-37 ESV / 9 helpful votes Helpful Not Helpful “Again you have heard that it was said to those of old, ‘You shall not swear falsely, but shall perform to the Lord what you have sworn.’ But they have given me a sad report of the frequency of your ailments. But, except, however. When I Am Weak (Samson) This will sound rhetorical but we must always keep in mind, what would Jesus do, and remember to be Christ-like. You are surely a God's gift to the world. For with what judgment you judge, you will be judged; and with the measure you use, it will be measured back to you.”  If you judge somebody, you should expect that you will be judged according to the same measure that you have judged with.

March 2019 ‣ 20. December 2013 King James 2000 Bible At SACC we believe the Bible is the inspired Word of God.

Super helpful and encouraging, especially with this sermon I'm working on! Publisher: OpenBible.info. We have no such authority but it does not stop us from judging others and their sin. November 2014

He says, “thank you I am not like other men.” He continued in saying, “thank you I am not an extortioner, unjust, adulterer” – these are considered sins. September 2011 The tone of his conversation was no doubt imitated by many, it would influence for good or evil the whole Christian society of that great centre. Timothy seems to have been not a very strong character: sensitive, easily discouraged, and perhaps with a constitutional tendency to indolence. “Again you have heard that it was said to those of old, ‘You shall not swear falsely, but shall perform to the Lord what you have sworn.’ But I say to you, Do not take an oath at all, either by heaven, for it is the throne of God, or by the earth, for it is his footstool, or by Jerusalem, for it is the city of the great King. May 2010 January 2016 Looking Down on Others July 2020 May 2013 16.

The sins that we don’t like we will bare down on, teach against, preach against, and even create laws against those sins. From neos; newness, i.e.

Christians should be lowly, humble, meek, helpful to others, respectful of others, peaceful towards others, and full of love towards others – this is not something I am making up, but something commanded of all believers. 1 & 2 Kings The subject here is God, and He scorns the scornful. May 2016

A primary preposition denoting position, and instrumentality, i.e. This and the following "in faith," comprehend the great graces in that inner Christian life of which the "words of the mouth," and "conduct," are the outward manifestations. viii. November 2018

June 2014 September 2010 Thank you for this post, it really helped me today :), Best of all. January 2011