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Article by Mark Burton
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History Buff Question of the Day…What exactly are the 95 Theses of Martin Luther?

Ebible2luther 175x92 The “95 Theses” were written in 1517 by a German priest and professor of theology named Martin Luther. His revolutionary ideas served as the catalyst for the eventual breaking away from the Catholic Church and were later instrumental in forming the movement known as the Protestant Reformation. Luther wrote his radical...

April 22 2015

Article by Kelli Hamann
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Want to be free? Be a big forgiver.

Want to be free be a big forgive 175x92 In case you didn’t catch her name in the video, it’s Immaculée Ilibagiza, and she’s one of very few survivors from the 1994 Rwandan holocaust. I could write pages and pages about this woman, her courage, her faith, her resilience, but I wouldn’t do her justice. Just read her first book, Left to Tell. I …...

April 16 2015

Article by Kelli Hamann
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The Pioneer Woman Is More Like Jesus Than You Might Think

Image 175x92 “One whole stick of butter, because you deserve it.” –Ree Drummond Mmmmm….. a whole stick of butter. Just one of the yummy ingredients you’ll find in a recipe for a sumptuous chocolate lava cake that Ree Drummond, AKA The Pioneer Woman, lovingly whips up for her family on her cooking show. And I agree with...

April 08 2015

Article by Michael Harrell
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We Don’t Always Understand God, And That’s Okay. Saint Patrick Didn’t Either.

Saint patrick bad analogies 175x92 The eBible staff is made up of Baptists and Presbyterians, non-denominational, a Roman Catholic contributing writer, and this Lutheran; we worship in different churches with different practices; some of us recite a creed on Sunday mornings; some of us don’t. But here, in this place, we do have a shared creed: we believe this...

March 26 2015

Article by Kelli Hamann
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Flipping the View!

Image1 175x92 I want to tell you about a woman whose view I really admire. No, she’s not dining in a window seat at the top of Seattle’s Space Needle, perusing verdant valleys below from an Alpine peak, or sipping a cappuccino on a balcony above a balmy Italian sea port. Her situation is a far cry … Continue reading Flipping the...

March 24 2015

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How to Read the Bible : Part 7 – Read the Bible for Application

Bftmfeat 175x92 Throughout this series we have been exploring the interpretive journey, but we haven’t really dealt with our final destination. When are you done interpreting the bible?

March 23 2015

Article by Colin Wong
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Are People Good?

9949c 175x92 When compared to other people, we can certainly find ourselves to be good. But when compared to Jesus, that’s another story…

March 23 2015

Article by Colin Wong
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How to Read the Bible : Part 1 – More Than One Way to Read the Bible

Bftmfeat 175x92 Where do we begin in our quest to understand the bible? The answer is deceptively simple. We begin by reading it. “How” you read your bible, as important as that is, is nonetheless completely outweighed by “if” you read your bible. There is a classic story about the 20th century evangelist D. L. Moody. It is said that a woman...

March 23 2015

Article by Colin Wong
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How to Read the Bible : Part 2 – Read the Bible Like a Book

Favicon4 175x92 There is a silly example of inductive reasoning called the duck test. If it looks like a duck, swims like a duck, and quacks like a duck…then it’s probably a duck. This is a simple formula indeed. However sometimes we forget to apply the same logic to the bible.

March 23 2015

Article by Colin Wong
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When Jesus Said “It Is Finished!” Do You Trust That He Meant It? Bob Jennings Has Encouragement For You!

Jenningssermon1 175x92 Jesus proclaims “It is finished!” (John 19:30) – and Pastor Jennings knows that Jesus did it. He dealt with sins, and now serves as an advocate with the Father. What a blessed hope that is.

March 23 2015

Article by Colin Wong
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That’s My King — The King of Kings!

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March 23 2015

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How to Read the Bible : Part 5 – Read the Bible With its Author

Bftmfeat 175x92 Imagine the insight you would gain by having personal and constant access to the author of your favorite book. Because books are written with purpose and intentions, and the author determines both of those, a close relationship with the author provides a degree of knowledge unavailable to outsiders. In understanding the Bible, like...

March 23 2015

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How to Read the Bible : Part 4 – Read the Bible in Community

Bftmfeat 175x92 It takes a village to understand the bible. In our modern individualistic society we would like to think that’s not the case, but it is. To begin with, the bible was not written to you as an individual, but to a community that you are a part of. Consider all of the “one another” commandments of the New Testament. These commandments are...

March 23 2015

Article by Michael Harrell
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Ring Around the Rosie: A Reflection on The Garden of Eden

Ashes we all fall down1 175x92 Ashes, ashes, we all fall down. The end to a familiar sing-song nursery rhyme as we join our hands together and ring around the rosie. With some urban legends attributing its origins to the time of the bubonic plague, it is like many inherited fairytales much darker than our games make it. But why ashes? … Continue reading Ring...

March 23 2015

Article by John Thompson
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Who was Malchus: Why Names Matter

Why names21 175x92 Then Simon Peter having a sword drew it, and smote the high priest’s servant, and cut off his right ear. The servant’s name was Malchus. Then said Jesus unto Peter, Put up thy sword into the scabbard: the cup which my Father hath given me, shall I not drink it? John 18:10-11 In the Gospel … Continue reading Who was Malchus: Why...

March 23 2015

Article by Michael Harrell
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We Couldn’t Come to God, So He Came to Us; Matt Chandler Knows While We Were Dead, He Made Us Alive.

Chandlersermon3 175x92 When we were sinners – not when we chose God, but before we ever could – Christ died for us. It’s not about our goodness, our works, our righteousness, it’s about God’s love. That’s good news – Christ for you. No need to despair, He’s got it.

March 21 2015

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This Is EXACTLY What I Needed Today! Such a Wonderful Devotion & Song From Susan Boyle!

Boyle how great thou art 1 1  175x92 How Great Thou Art is usually energetic and triumphant, but Britain’s Got Talent sensation Susan Boyle turns it into a contemplative devotion.

March 21 2015

Article by Michael Harrell
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What Was Mary Thinking When The Angel Told Her The Good News? This Song Says it All!

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March 21 2015

Article by Michael Harrell
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These 32 Pictures Will Restore Your Faith in Humanity. They Definitely Made My Day.

Faith in humanity 2 175x92 If you have a few minutes, these 32 pictures will restore your faith in humanity.

March 21 2015

Article by Michael Harrell
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No Matter What You’re Chasing After, Francis Chan Assures You: God Is Better. He’s Better.

Chansermon 175x92 Did you ever find fault in God? I have. I’ve cried out “why do you let this happen!” I’ve said that life isn’t fair. And it’s so easy to walk away. But…

March 21 2015