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A Problematic Chapter from Song of Songs

He says: 5:1 I am come into my garden, my sister, my spouse: I have gathered my myrrh with my spice; I have eaten my honeycomb with my honey; I have drunk my wine with my milk: eat, O friends; drink, … Continue reading

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For God So Loved The World that He Gave His Only begotten Son to Get You!

. To be truly in love with someone is not a generous act, it is the most supremely selfish act.  It is about wanting the object of our affection with all of our heart, soul, body, and Spirit.  We don’t woo … Continue reading

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The Truth Hurts ~ at least in the beginning.

Some time back, I shared some thoughts about our being one in and by the Spirit. At that time I used a pond as a word picture of the point I was wanting to make, contrasting the intimacy that is … Continue reading

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Being First, Then Doing

The Church at Antioch got me thinking a little more about this matter of the priority of “being.”  Antioch is where “they were first called ‘Christians.”  So I thought perhaps I should go back there and see what happened that … Continue reading

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Being & Doing

“Let there be light.” But I digress. As I understand it in the original it says, “… Light be, and light was.” Please note, it does not say, “… Light do, and light did.” It doesn’t even say “Let there … Continue reading

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The Lust of the Flesh versus The Passion of The Christ

The fellowship, even the oneness that the Lord is after in and for us in this present age is rooted in His Passion, “The Passion of The Christ.”  “We Love because He first loved us.” There is a passion of … Continue reading

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Is there no balm in Gilead?

…Is there no physician there? Why then is there no healing for the wound of my people?” Jeremiah 8:22 NIV Elsewhere Jeremiah says twice, “… From the least to the greatest, all are greedy for gain; prophets and priests alike, … Continue reading

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