Tuesday, February 3, 2009

Not the Best Place

14 comments:

  1. There is a much deeper, spiritual meaning here...I just don't know what it is...

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  2. When the microdenomination was going through a split last year the female hung up the verse on the side of the table where she did not even fellowship with the male, even to eat: 'Thou preparest a table before me in the presence of mine enemies.'

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  3. filthy vomit. Though no doubt literal as well, the metaphorical “vomit” of cynicism pours out of Jerusalem's leaders

    that's not from me, it's from my study bible when I looked at the verse.

    Soli Deo Gloria
    REformed girl

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  4. Mmmmm...

    Just the thing to whet the appetite!

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  5. Context is key in the application of Scripture! Years ago, a remote colleague was offended by our employer's support of "gay rights". He put up a poster featuring Leviticus 20:13, refusing to take it down when the boss told him. He was fired for "contributing to a hostile work environment". Some fellow Christians were shocked that he was fired; I was disappointed that a Child of God would be so dull in responding to the culture.

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  6. We must never forget the Grace part of the Doctrines of Grace. We all know Christians who use the Bible like its a box of hand grenades. As well as I can remember, 1 Corinthians 13 is still in the Book!

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  7. Hand grenade bibles....now there's a thought :P.

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  8. Hand grenade Bibles... I can see the wheels in Eddie's creative mind starting to turn. :)

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  9. yeah...you're right. I gotta do this one. Stay tuned, there is a spiritual war going on and shrapnel is flying everywhere! I'll post something soon. Thanks for the encouragement!

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  10. "Hand grenade bibles....now there's a thought :P."

    Not to be confused with the Holy Hand Grenade of Antioch, of course. :)

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  11. Doyle put a little more thought into his next endeavour. He opened up a bakery, and had this verse painted on the wall:

    And he said unto me, Son of man, cause thy belly to eat, and fill thy bowels with this roll that I give thee. Then did I eat it; and it was in my mouth as honey for sweetness.
    Ezekiel 3:3

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