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Scripture… As We Live It #270

Posted by on Jul 28, 2013 in as we live it, scripture | 1 comment

Scripture… As We Live It #270

This is the 270th passage in “Scripture… As We Live It.”

If possible, so far as it depends on you others are peaceable to you, live peaceably with all. (Romans 12:18 re-mix)

(Please read the first post for an explanation of this series.)

Scripture… As We Live It #269

Posted by on Jul 21, 2013 in as we live it, scripture | 1 comment

Scripture… As We Live It #269

This is the 269th passage in “Scripture… As We Live It.”

And how are they to preach unless they are sent are educated, ordained, and hired by a church? As it is written, “How beautiful are the feet of those who preach the good news!” (Romans 10:15 re-mix)

(Please read the first post for an explanation of this series.)

Scripture… As We Live It #268

Posted by on Jul 7, 2013 in as we live it, scripture | 8 comments

Scripture… As We Live It #268

This is the 268th passage in “Scripture… As We Live It.”

In Christ Jesus, then, I have reason to be proud of my work for God would never say that I am proud of my work, even if I did it for God. (Romans 15:17 re-mix)

(Please read the first post for an explanation of this series.)

Scripture… As We Live It #267

Posted by on Jun 30, 2013 in as we live it, scripture | 2 comments

Scripture… As We Live It #267

This is the 267th passage in “Scripture… As We Live It.”

There is therefore now no condemnation acceptance for those who are in Christ Jesus who do not believe and act in a manner that we approve. (Romans 8:1 re-mix)

(Please read the first post for an explanation of this series.)

Scripture… As We Live It #266

Posted by on Jun 23, 2013 in as we live it, scripture | 3 comments

Scripture… As We Live It #266

This is the 266th passage in “Scripture… As We Live It.”

You, however, are not in the flesh but in the Spirit, if in fact the Spirit of God dwells in you, and if you keep all the rules and live in the right way. (Romans 8:9a re-mix)

(Please read the first post for an explanation of this series.)

Scripture… As We Live It #265

Posted by on Jun 16, 2013 in as we live it, scripture | 2 comments

Scripture… As We Live It #265

This is the 265th passage in “Scripture… As We Live It.”

And Judas and Silas, who were themselves prophets visiting preachers, encouraged and strengthened the brothers with many words were mentioned and acknowledged from the pulpit during the pastor’s sermon. (Acts 15:32 re-mix)

(Please read the first post for an explanation of this series.)

Scripture… As We Live It #264

Posted by on Jun 9, 2013 in as we live it, scripture | 1 comment

Scripture… As We Live It #264

This is the 264th passage in “Scripture… As We Live It.”

For the time is coming when people will not endure sound teaching the method of preaching and the topics preferred by your pastor, but having itching ears they will accumulate for themselves teachers to suit their own passions with different kinds of preaching styles who focus on different topics. (2 Timothy 4:3 re-mix)

(Please read the first post for an explanation of this series.)

Scripture… As We Live It #263

Posted by on Jun 2, 2013 in as we live it, scripture | 3 comments

Scripture… As We Live It #263

This is the 263rd passage in “Scripture… As We Live It.”

For sin will have no dominion over you, since you are not under law but under grace… well, you’re still under part of the law, and you know which part I’m talking about… that part that you know everyone should still keep. (Romans 6:14 re-mix)

(Please read the first post for an explanation of this series.)

Scripture… As We Live It #262

Posted by on May 26, 2013 in as we live it, scripture | 10 comments

Scripture… As We Live It #262

This is the 262nd passage in “Scripture… As We Live It.”

For I do not do the good I want, but the evil I do not want is what I keep on doing. But, of course, I’m not talking about myself, even though I used the pronoun “I” so many times in this passage. As an apostle of Jesus Christ, I certainly always do good and never evil. (Romans 7:19 re-mix)

(Please read the first post for an explanation of this series.)

Scripture… As We Live It #261

Posted by on May 19, 2013 in as we live it, scripture | 0 comments

Scripture… As We Live It #261

This is the 261st passage in “Scripture… As We Live It.”

Finally, all of you, have unity of mind, sympathy, brotherly love, a tender heart, and a humble mind obey your church leaders, attend church meetings regularly, give offerings to your church organizations, and practice spiritual disciplines. (1 Peter 3:8 re-mix)

(Please read the first post for an explanation of this series.)