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“Jesus reigning from a cursed cross”

A poem by New Testament scholar and pastor D.A. Carson, from his book Scandalous: The Cross and Resurrection of Jesus On that wretched day the soldiers mocked him, Raucous laughter in a barracks room, “Hail the king!” they sneered, while spitting … Continue reading

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“Glory”: Reflections on John 17

Reading John 17, I’ve always felt there are depths of riches to be mined here than far surpass our abilities (mine to be sure!). In fact, so much so sometimes this chapter can be intimidating. But as I’m reading through … Continue reading

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What does it mean to be sealed with the Holy Spirit?

Source: DesiringGod, sermon by Pastor John Piper In him, according to the purpose of him who accomplishes all things according to the counsel of his will, we who first hoped in Christ have been destined and appointed to live for … Continue reading

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