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3 John – Unrest During Persecution & Uncertainty

by John Greene Like 2 John, 3 John bears the signs of a letter written during Christian persecution by the Romans. Like many Bible names in scripture, these names can be translated into other meanings. This is the case in … Continue reading

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2 John – Love & Truth During Persecution

by John Greene Compared to 1 John and many other Bible books, on the surface, 2 John hardly seems to be remarkable in any way, but more of an afterthought than a real message. But this is hardly the case. … Continue reading

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Real Love Resides in Righteousness

by John Greene Righteousness is not a popular topic in this day, not that most people even truly identify with the concept. Most of humanity is concerned with the worldly ideals of responsibility, duty, justice, ethics, morality and personal rights, … Continue reading

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Living as Partners & Friends in Messiah Through Provision

“I announce to you what was from the beginning, what was heard, what was seen by our eyes, what was discerned, and our hands have touched through the Word of life. And the life was clearly shown, for we have … Continue reading

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Encouraging Disciples of Light in the Way

by John Greene Apparently, some in the Thessalonian assembly were still grieving the loss of many that had succumbed to persecution. Both letters detail Paul’s compassion for the afflictions and hardships of the Thessalonians – just as he was personally … Continue reading

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Gifts of the Spirit & Speaking in Tongues

by John Greene Perhaps no other concept is as controversial as are the gifts of the Spirit. Among the top of the controversy is speaking in tongues. While many Christian denominations do not accept these gifts as valid today, it … Continue reading

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