Category Archives: shame

what others think

devotional post # 2195 2 Corinthians 9:4-6 2Co 9:4  If you are not ready, some Macedonians might come with me and find that you are not ready, we would be shamed– to say nothing of you– for being so confident.2Co … Continue reading

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ashamed of being ashamed

devotional post # 2071 Luke 22:54-62 Luk 22:54 Then they arrested him and led him away, bringing him into the high priest’s house, and Peter was following at a distance. Luk 22:55 And when they had kindled a fire in … Continue reading

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beast feast

1 Corinthians 11:20-22 1Co 11:20 This is such a case: when you all come together, it is not really to eat the Lord’s Supper. 1Co 11:21 Because at the meal, each one eats his own supper ahead of others. So … Continue reading

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small claims – big shame

SETTLING WITHOUT SHAME 1 Corinthians 6:4-8   1Co 6:4 If you really have such normal cases, why do you bring them before those who are despised by the church? 1Co 6:5 I say this to your shame. Is there really … Continue reading

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Jacob rolling over in his grave

Isaiah 29:20-24 20 Because there will be no more tyrant, and the unbelieving critic will come to an end. And all those lying in wait for evil will be cut off; 21 those who mislead a person into sin with … Continue reading

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embarrassed by false hope

Isaiah 20:1-6 1 The year the commander-in-chief came to Ashdod, after Sargon the king of Assyria sent him, and he fought against Ashdod and he took it, 2 during that time, Yahveh had spoken by the hand of Isaiah son … Continue reading

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ashamed of oaks

Isaiah 1:27-31 27 “Zion will be redeemed by justice, and those of her who repent, by righteousness. 28 But rebels and sinners will be destroyed together, and those who forsake Yahveh will perish. 29 Because they will be ashamed of … Continue reading

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what she did

Jeremiah 3:6-4:4 It is not difficult to understand how words like these can have an impact on a leader.  King Josiah felt the pain in the LORD’s heart – like the pain of a rejected husband calling his unfaithful bride … Continue reading

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Nineveh gets hers

Nahum 3:5-19 Shame, fear and destruction will come to Nineveh: the same shame, fear and destruction that she has meted out to her neighbor nations.  Why should the God of Israel waste time sending this message from his prophet?  He … Continue reading

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keep your way far

Proverbs 5 Two possible paths of sexuality.  One leads to a lifetime of joy with one spouse, no sorrow, no shame.  The other leads to shame in the midst of the assembly, torment of body and mind, and early death.  … Continue reading

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