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Obadiah : The Coming Judgement on Edom

Obadiah prophesied God’s wrath on Edom. Edom was arrogant and considered itself better thatn the other nations because its habitation was high, in the clefts of the rock.

The judgement of God was…

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Obadiah prophesied God’s wrath on Edom. Edom was arrogant and considered itself better thatn the other nations because its habitation was high, in the clefts of the rock.

The judgement of God was attributed to the Edomites because of a conflict, which was initiated by the twins Esau and Jacob many years earlier (Gen. 273 36-41).

From Jacob, the nation of Israel was born, and from Esau, Edo, was born. Although time had passed, and the discords had seemingly been appeased, the descendants of Esau cultivated enmity and hatred against Jacob’s descendants. In doing so, they were hostile to Israel, stirred up conflict, and rejoiced in the suffering of their sister nation.

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Luke 15: The Parable of the Lost Sheep

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He receives sinners. The Pharisees accused the Lord Jesus of being a friend of sinners. In fact, He was. The Messiah talked to prostitutes and ate with the tax collectors, people whom the religious leaders rejected.

Though He fought against sin , the Savior made Himself accessible to sinners in order to give them an opportunity to repent and be save. He did this to fulfill the will of the Most High, Who had sent Him to save the lost.

In this way those who think they are righteous in the sight of God become enemies of Lord Jesus. On the other hand, broken and contrite sinners will find forgiveness in the Lord and enjoy His eternal friendship.

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Exodus 10: The Eighth Plague; Locusts

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Tell your children! The Most High’s patience with the stubbornness of Pharaoh makes for a fascinating story. His actions mocked the Egyptian gods, and so He asked the Hebrews to faithfully retell the story to their children.

This way, their faith would be pass on. The secret to passing on our faith is to make disciples and to share with others the experiences we have with God. One personal testimony is worth more than a hundred religious theories.

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Luke 14: A Man with Dropsy Healed on the Sabbath

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Dropsy was an incurable disease, charactirzed by swelling in the body due to excessive fluid retention, in the house where the Lord Jesus was, other thatn the Pharisess, there was a man with dropsy.

The difference between them was that wile the man with dropsy was swollen physically, the Pharisees were spiritually inflated by pride(v.7). Seeing that everyone was sick in some way, the Lord Jesus decided to cure the body of the man with dropsy first.

He then taught others that through humility they could restore their own souls. Whenever a person delights in praises and hone, he accumulates pride and presumption within himself. Therefore, he loses what is vital for the salvation of his soul: a humble heart.

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