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The Bible has one law for unintentional sin, and another law for intentional sin

The Bible makes a distinction between unintentional sin and intentional sin. This is important when we consider how we, as Christians, are to respond to domestic abusers. The distinction is set out in the Law which Moses gave to the people of Israel. Numbers 15:22-31, NKJ – Laws Concerning Unintentional Sin If you sin unintentionally, and do …

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Judging, Specks, and Logs — sermon by Ps Jeff Crippen

Judging, Specks, and Logs Matthew 7:1-6 ESV Ps. Jeff Crippen Judge not, that you be not judged. For with the judgment you pronounce you will be judged, and with the measure you use it will be measured to you. Why do you see the speck that is in your brother’s eye, but do not notice …

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The Depths of Wisdom — sermon by Ps Sam Powell

The Depths of Wisdom Judges 7; Romans 11:33-12:1 (NKJV) Ps Sam Powell Judges 7 Then Jerubbaal (that is, Gideon) and all the people who were with him rose early and encamped beside the well of Harod, so that the camp of the Midianites was on the north side of them by the hill of Moreh …

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Teach Us to Pray — sermon by Ps Sam Powell

Teach us to Pray Luke 11:1-13 NKJV Ps. Sam Powell Now it came to pass, as He was praying in a certain place, when He ceased, that one of His disciples said to Him, “Lord, teach us to pray, as John also taught his disciples.” So He said to them, “When you pray, say: Our Father …

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The Worthless Man – sermon by Ps Sam Powell

The Worthless Man Proverbs 6: 12-19 NKJV Ps Sam Powell A worthless person, a wicked man, Walks with a perverse mouth; He winks with his eyes, He shuffles his feet, He points with his fingers; Perversity is in his heart, He devises evil continually, He sows discord. Therefore his calamity shall come suddenly; Suddenly he shall …

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Giving Wisdom to the Simple — sermon by Ps Sam Powell

Giving Wisdom to the Simple Proverbs 6:1-5 (NKJV) Ps Sam Powell My son, if you become surety for your friend, If you have shaken hands in pledge for a stranger, You are snared by the words of your mouth; You are taken by the words of your mouth. So do this, my son, and deliver …

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