Short Devotion : Hebrews 9:1

Short Devotion : Hebrews 9:15

July 12, 2020

Read more of my short devotions on this blog or on Pinterest. “For this reason Christ is the mediator of a new covenant, that those who are called may receive the promised eternal inheritance—now that he has died as a ransom to set them free from the sins committed under the first covenant.” Hebrews 9:15 Under the first…

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Short Devotion : Hebrews 8:10

Short Devotion : Hebrews 8:10

July 5, 2020

Read more of my short devotions on this blog or on Pinterest. “This is the covenant I will establish with the people of Israel after that time, declares the Lord. I will put my laws in their minds and write them on their hearts. I will be their God, and they will be my people.” Hebrews 8:10 The…

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Short Devotion : Hebrews 7:22

Short Devotion : Hebrews 7:22

June 28, 2020

Read more of my short devotions on this blog or on Pinterest. “Because of this oath, Jesus has become the guarantor of a better covenant.” Hebrews 7:22 A covenant requires two people to be in agreement. Employment contracts are like covenants, in that each party agrees to the conditions, but contracts can be broken. Jesus guarantees that God…

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Book Reflection & Quotes : Irresistible

January 16, 2020

I recently reviewed, Irresistible by Andy Stanley (click here). Now I’d like to share a couple of quotes: “The Bible is a book organized around two covenants: One between God and ancient Israel and one between God and you! Focus on the second one. The covenant between God and Israel is obsolete. Read for historical…

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Reading the Bible – part 6

November 5, 2019

Today, I am continuing the series on, Reading the Bible. This post looks at what it means for New Testament believers to be in covenant with God. The New Covenant is between God and Jesus. This agreement can never be broken since Jesus perfectly fulfilled his part. God demonstrated his love and grace by rescuing us from…

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