Image © Pacific Press from GoodSalt.com Read for This Week’s Study: Rom. 15:20-27 , Acts 28:17-31 , Phil. 1:12 , Rom.
Read more at the source: Sabbath: The Apostle Paul in Rome
Further Thought: “The cross of Calvary challenges, and will finally vanquish every earthly and hellish power. In the cross all influence centers, and from it all influence goes forth. It is the great center of attraction; Image © Stan Myers from GoodSalt.com for on it Christ gave up His life for the human race
Read more at the source: Friday: Further Thoughts – Boasting in the Cross
( Gal. 6:16-18 ) Paul bestows his blessing on those who, he says, “follow this rule” ( Gal. 6:16 , NIV, NRSV) . Given the context, what “rule” do you think Paul is talking about? Image © Lifeway Collection Goodsalt.com The word translated “rule” literally refers to a straight rod or bar used by masons or carpenters for measuring. The word eventually took on a figurative meaning referring to the rules or standards by which a person evaluates something
Read more at the source: Thursday: Final Remarks
Several years ago, when I first became a literature evangelist, I was attending an awards banquet for the best sales persons in the Southwest. I was awe struck by the nice shiny plaques and trophies the winners were receiving for leading the region in sales, hours worked, and other categories. I was so impressed that I decided right then and there that I was going to be Number One next year so that I could receive such a reward at the next awards banquet.
Read more at the source: “When My Trophies At Last I Lay Down”
Image © Phil McKay from GoodSalt.com In the previous post , we identified where Adventism fits in relation to covenant theology.
Read more at the source: Are Adventists Old-Covenant Christians? (Part 5)