Today @ Healingsprings fellowship

Last week in my lecture on Exodus chapters 7-9 we treated the 10 plagues and the reason why the redactors would have included them in their telling of this Founding Myth. Moving forward, we will be treating the following seminar questions: what were the redactors trying to convey through the story? how did the story …

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Spiritual Intelligence: The Valley Of Tears

Blessed is the man whose strength is in You, whose heart is set on pilgrimage. As they pass through the Valley of Baca, they make it a spring; the rain also covers it with pools. They go from strength to strength; each one appears before God in Zion. O Lord God of hosts, hear my …

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Spiritual Intelligence: One Day With The Master

For a day in Your courts is better than a thousand. I would rather be a doorkeeper in the house of my God than dwell in the tents of wickedness. For the Lord God is a sun and shield; the Lord will give grace and glory; no good thing will He withhold from those who …

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Spiritual Intelligence: No Rose, Without A Thorn

A thorn can be defined as a stiff, sharp-pointed woody projection on the stem or other part of a plant. With this in mind, let us consider it's application as a metaphor in Paul's letter to friends in Corinth: And lest I should be exalted above measure by the abundance of the revelations, a thorn …

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Spiritual Intelligence: The Fellowship Of His Sufferings

that I may know Him and the power of His resurrection, and the fellowship of His sufferings, being conformed to His death, if, by any means, I may attain to the resurrection from the dead. Not that I have already attained, or am already perfected; but I press on, that I may lay hold of …

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