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Mar 2019

Isaiah 45 (ESV) Cyrus, God’s Instrument 45 Thus says the Lord to his anointed, to Cyrus,     whose right hand I have grasped, to subdue nations before him     and to loose the belts of kings, to open doors before him     that gates may not be closed: 2 “I will go before you     and level the exalted places, I will break in pieces the doors of bronze     and cut through the bars of iron, 3 I will give you the treasures of darkness     and the hoards in secret places, that you may know that it is I, the Lord,     the God of Israel, who......

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Feb 2017
1 Thessalonians

1 Thessalonians 1:5-10 (ESV) 5 because our gospel came to you not only in word, but also in power and in the Holy Spirit and with full conviction. You know what kind of men we proved to be among you for your sake. 6 And you became imitators of us and of the Lord, for you received the word in much affliction, with the joy of the Holy Spirit, 7 so that you became an example to all the believers in Macedonia and in Achaia. 8 For not only has the word of the Lord sounded forth......

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05
Feb 2017
1 Thessalonians

1 Thessalonians 1:1-4 (ESV) Greeting 1 Paul, Silvanus, and Timothy, To the church of the Thessalonians in God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ: Grace to you and peace. The Thessalonians’ Faith and Example 2 We give thanks to God always for all of you, constantly mentioning you in our prayers, 3 remembering before our God and Father your work of faith and labor of love and steadfastness of hope in our Lord Jesus Christ. 4 For we know, brothers loved by God, that he has chosen you, Footnotes: 1 Thessalonians 1:2 Or without ceasing 1......

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02
Oct 2016
Ephesians 5

Ephesians 5 (ESV) Walk in Love 5 Therefore be imitators of God, as beloved children. 2 And walk in love,as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us, a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God. 3 But sexual immorality and all impurity or covetousness must not even be named among you, as is proper among saints. 4 Let there be no filthiness nor foolish talk nor crude joking, which are out of place, but instead let there be thanksgiving. 5 For you may be sure of this, thateveryone who is sexually immoral or impure, or who is......

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25
Sep 2016
Ephesians 4

Ephesians 4:25-32 (ESV) 25 Therefore, having put away falsehood, let each one of you speak the truth with his neighbor, for we are members one of another. 26 Be angry and do not sin; do not let the sun go down on your anger, 27 and give no opportunity to the devil.28 Let the thief no longer steal, but rather let him labor, doing honest work with his own hands, so that he may have something to share with anyone in need. 29 Let no corrupting talk come out of your mouths, but only such as is good......

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18
Sep 2016
Ephesians 4

Ephesians 4:17-24 (ESV) The New Life 17 Now this I say and testify in the Lord, that you must no longer walk as the Gentiles do, in the futility of their minds. 18 They are darkened in their understanding, alienated from the life of God because of the ignorance that is in them, due to their hardness of heart. 19 They have become callous and have given themselves up to sensuality, greedy to practice every kind of impurity. 20 But that is not the way you learned Christ!— 21 assuming that you have heard about him and were......

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18
Sep 2016
Ephesians 4

Ephesians 4:17-24 (ESV) The New Life 17 Now this I say and testify in the Lord, that you must no longer walk as the Gentiles do, in the futility of their minds. 18 They are darkened in their understanding, alienated from the life of God because of the ignorance that is in them, due to their hardness of heart. 19 They have become callous and have given themselves up to sensuality, greedy to practice every kind of impurity. 20 But that is not the way you learned Christ!— 21 assuming that you have heard about him and were......

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11
Sep 2016
Ephesians 4

Ephesians 4:7-16 (ESV) 7 But grace was given to each one of us according to the measure of Christ’s gift.8 Therefore it says, “When he ascended on high he led a host of captives,     and he gave gifts to men.” 9 (In saying, “He ascended,” what does it mean but that he had also descended into the lower regions, the earth? 10 He who descended is the one who alsoascended far above all the heavens, that he might fill all things.) 11 And he gave theapostles, the prophets, the evangelists, the shepherds and teachers, 12 to equip the saints......

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04
Sep 2016
Ephesians 4

Ephesians 4:1-6 (ESV) Unity in the Body of Christ 4 I therefore, a prisoner for the Lord, urge you to walk in a manner worthy of the calling to which you have been called, 2 with all humility and gentleness, withpatience, bearing with one another in love, 3 eager to maintain the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace. 4 There is one body and one Spirit—just as you were called to the one hope that belongs to your call— 5 one Lord, one faith, one baptism, 6 one God and Father of all, who is over......

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Sep 2016
Ephesians 4

Ephesians 4:1-6 (ESV) Unity in the Body of Christ 4 I therefore, a prisoner for the Lord, urge you to walk in a manner worthy of the calling to which you have been called, 2 with all humility and gentleness, withpatience, bearing with one another in love, 3 eager to maintain the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace. 4 There is one body and one Spirit—just as you were called to the one hope that belongs to your call— 5 one Lord, one faith, one baptism, 6 one God and Father of all, who is over......

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