Berean Lamp Devotional - Who's Foundation? What Context?

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“For no man can lay a foundation other than the one which is laid, which is Jesus Christ” (1 Corinthians 3:11 NASB). Context is crucial in growing your understanding of something—it is the only sure foundation upon which to build and increase your knowledge.  Without the...

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Tags: bride of christ, building, church, context, experiences, feelings, foundation, god's word, intellect, jesus, justification, resurrection, salvation, sanctification, sons of god

Berean Lamp Memory Verse - 1 Corinthians 3:11 - (Jan 27-Feb 3)

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Our Memory Verse for this week comes from 1 Corinthians.  Here, Paul warns us not to lay a foundation other than Jesus Christ.  We are all tempted to emphasize certain Scriptures and de-emphasize others in order to make God's Word fit our world-views.  When we do this, we are...

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Tags: adoption, bride, context, experiences, father, feelings, foundation, husband, intellect, jesus christ, sons, wife, word of god, worldview, out of context

Berean Lamp Devotional - Man's Fingerprints on the Last Days

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“For since the creation of the world His invisible attributes, His eternal power and divine nature, have been clearly seen, being understood through what has been made, so that they are without excuse” (Romans 1:20 NASB). While God’s attributes are obvious in the created...

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Tags: ambassadors, corruption, creation, end times, gospel, jesus christ, last days, lawlessness, nature, noah, plot, reconciliation, the flood, tribulation, violence

Berean Lamp Devotional - Ambassadors in the World

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“For am I now seeking the favor of men, or of God? Or am I striving to please men? If I were still trying to please men, I would not be a bond-servant of Christ” (Galatians 1:10 NASB). As Ambassadors for Christ, we live far away from the Kingdom of Heaven, dwelling as aliens and...

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Tags: ambassador, appointed, attraction, dedication, demands, devotion, distractions, diversions, intimidation, jesus, king, kingdom of heaven, love, representative, servant, service, word, world

Berean Lamp Memory Verse - Galatians 1:10 - (Jan 13-20)

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Our Memory Verse for this week comes from Galatians 1, where Paul declares that as servants of Jesus Christ, we are not striving to please men or seek their favor, but we are seeking to please God.  As ambassadors for Christ, this is a good reminder, because as we serve the Kingdom of...

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Tags: ambassador, interest, intimidation, judgment seat, kingdom of heaven, reconciliation, representative, servant, serve, walk, word, heavenly calling

Berean Lamp Devotional - Ambassadors for Christ

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“For our citizenship is in heaven, from which also we eagerly wait for a Savior, the Lord Jesus Christ” (Philippians 3:20). The Believer’s relationship to the world and to Heaven has been a challenging topic for Christians in every generation.  But Scripture is very clear...

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Tags: alien, ambassador, appeal, church, citizen, citizenship, country, exile, loyalty, peaceful, rapture, representative, return of christ, sojourner, stranger, tribulation, war, declare war

Berean Lamp Memory Verse - Philippians 3:20 - (Jan 6-13)

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Our Memory Verse for this week comes from Philippians 3, where Paul explains that our citizenship and place of belonging is in the Kingdom of Heaven. If this is our status in Heaven, what is our status here on earth? Scripture tells us that in God's eyes, we are aliens, strangers, and sojourners...

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Tags: aliens, ambassador, appeal, citizens, exiles, faithful, jesus, king, kingdom of heaven, peaceful, sojourners, status, strangers, world


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