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John Wesley and Biblical law

John Wesley on the Continuity of Biblical Moral Laws

“Do we then make void the law through faith? God forbid: Yea, we establish the law.” Romans 3:31. 1. Paul, having the beginning of this Epistle laid down his general proposition, namely, that “the gospel of Christ is the power of God unto salvation to every one that believeth;” — the powerful means, whereby God…

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Love is the Fulfilling of the Law

Love is the Fulfilling of the Law

Romans 13:9-11 9 For this, Thou shalt not commit adultery, Thou shalt not kill, Thou shalt not steal, Thou shalt not bear false witness, Thou shalt not covet; and if there be any other commandment, it is briefly comprehended in this saying, namely, Thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself. 10 Love worketh no ill…

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The future is the kingdom of God

Want a Better Future? – We Need to Build it

Matthew 13: 18 Hear ye therefore the parable of the sower. 19 When any one heareth the word of the kingdom, and understandeth it not, then cometh the wicked one, and catcheth away that which was sown in his heart. This is he which received seed by the way side. 20 But he that received…

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the lamb in the midst of the throne - salvation and the law

God’s Throne: The Lamb And The Law

Rev. 22:1 And he shewed me a pure river of water of life, clear as crystal, proceeding out of the throne of God and of the Lamb. Revelation 7:17 For the Lamb which is in the midst of the throne shall feed them, and shall lead them unto living fountains of waters: and God shall…

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god, the bible, the law, and government and politics

Jesus Christ is Lord of All the Kingdoms of the Earth

2 Kings 19:15 And Hezekiah prayed before the Lord, and said, O Lord God of Israel, which dwellest between the cherubims, thou art the God, even thou alone, of all the kingdoms of the earth; thou hast made heaven and earth. Mt. 28: 18 And Jesus came and spake unto them, saying, All power is…

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you are my friends if you do whatsoever I command you.

The Conditions of Friendship According to Jesus

John 15: 12 This is my commandment, That ye love one another, as I have loved you. 13 Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. 14 Ye are my friends, if ye do whatsoever I command you. 15 Henceforth I call you not servants; for…

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christian victory

Christians Can and Never Will Be Defeated

2 Corinthians 5:17 16 Wherefore henceforth know we no man after the flesh: yea, though we have known Christ after the flesh, yet now henceforth know we him no more. 17 Therefore if any man be in Christ, he is a new creature: old things are passed away; behold, all things are become new. Many…

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Kingdom of God on earth spread by faithful stewards

The Kingdom of God: The Intersection of the Almighty and Faithful Stewards

source: gathertothegarden   The kingdom of God remains a mystery to many believers, to this day, primarily because it’s wrongly assumed to be nothing more than the church and its practices. That is an extremely limited understanding because the kingdom of God permeates all areas of life, and works to put everything under the Lordship…

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get married, have a family, enjoy life

Foundation of Dominion: Living an Ordinary Life While Serving an Extraordinary God

Ezekiel 36; Isaiah 65:17-25 Isaiah 65:21 And they shall build houses, and inhabit them; and they shall plant vineyards, and eat the fruit of them. There a number of extraordinary promises in the bible concerning the future concerning the followers of Jesus Christ. The two listed above are important ones; there are a number of…

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Rulers judging based upon God's laws bring stability to the land and nation

How Rulers Can Give Nations Stability, Peace and Prosperity

Proverbs 29:4 4 The king by judgment establisheth the land: but he that receiveth gifts overthroweth it. One of the things mentioned in the Bible a number of times is the instability of nations. But the God in the Scriptures gives us an insight into how a king or the rulers can bring stability to…

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