Monthly Archives: October 2017

open wide

devotional post # 2178 2 Corinthians 6:11-13 2Co 6:11 Our mouth has been opened to you, Corinthians; our heart is wide open. 2Co 6:12 You have not been narrowly limited by us, but you are narrowly limited in your own … Continue reading

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devotional post # 2177 2Co 6:8b We are treated like impostors, even though we are genuine servants; 2Co 6:9 like we are unknown, even though we are well known; like we are dying, and notice, we are alive; like we … Continue reading

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devotional post # 2176 2 Corinthians 6:6-8a 2Co 6:6 We serve with sincere loyalty, with understanding, with patience, with kindness, with the Holy Spirit, with genuine love; 2Co 6:7 with truthful speech, and with the power of God; with the … Continue reading

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devotional post # 2175 2 Corinthians 6:3-5 2Co 6:3 Giving nobody any reason to fall, so that no fault may be found with our service, 2Co 6:4 but as servants of God we reccommend ourselves in every way: we serve … Continue reading

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grace without result

devotional post # 2174 2 Corinthians 5:20-6:2 2Co 5:20 For this reason, we are envoys in behalf of Christ, God making his appeal through us. We implore you in behalf of Christ, make friends with God. 2Co 5:21 In behalf … Continue reading

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getting close to God

devotional post # 2173 2 Corinthians 5:16-19 2Co 5:16 For this reason, we are not interested in knowing anyone on a mere external basis. Even though we once knew about Christ on a mere external basis, we do not know … Continue reading

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crazy for God

devotional post # 2172 2 Corinthians 5:12-15 2Co 5:12 We are not seeking endorsement of ourselves from you again but giving you cause to brag about us, so that you may be able to answer those who brag about outward … Continue reading

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perspective on life and death

devotional post # 2171 2 Corinthians 5:8-11 2Co 5:8 What’s more, we are also encouraged, and resolve to leave the body and stay at home with the Lord instead. 2Co 5:9 So whether we stay at home or leave, we … Continue reading

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depression and encouragement

devotional post # 2170 2 Corinthians 5:4-7 2Co 5:4 Because while we are staying in this tent, we groan, because it depresses us– not that we want to be stripped, but that we want to be clothed, so that the … Continue reading

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more than release

devotional post # 2169 2 Corinthians 5:1-3 2Co 5:1 Because we know that if the tent that is from this world is destroyed, we have a building from God, a house not made by hand, permanent in the sky. 2Co … Continue reading

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