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Homiletics - Romans 2

Contents ( not sentence, direct verbiage from Scripture ):   Where?                   To Rome, from Corinth                                 Who?   Paul, Roman Church 1 2:1 You have no excuse, you pass judgment on someone, whatever pt you judge, you condemn self bec you do same. 2 2:2-3 God’s judgmt based on truth; when you pass judgmt yet do same, you think you escape G’s judgmt? 3 2:4 Do you show contempt for His kindness, forbearance, patience, not realizing intended to lead you to repentance? 4 2:5-6 Bec of your stubbornness/unrepentant heart, you storing up wrath for day of G’s wrath when His righteous judgmt revealed; G repay each according to what they done. 5 2:7-8 To those doing good, seek glory/honor/immortality, He give eternal life; those self-seeking who reject truth/follow evil, there be wrath/anger. 6 2:

HCSB Illustrator's Notetaking Bible

HCSB Illustrator’s Notetaking Bible, British Tan, LeatherTouch   A Bible that combines two hot trends: Bible journaling and adult coloring. Each Bible spread contains a line-drawn illustration that can be filled in by the reader with whatever colors they choose. Includes three varieties of illustrations: (1) filigree, (2) Scripture quotes, and (3) drawings that illustrate the topic of the corresponding Bible text. Here's my review of this wonderful Bible: First, I would like to extend a heartfelt “Thank you” to B&H/Lifeway for sending me a copy of "HCSB Illustrator's Notetaking Bible" to review for them. I am truly grateful for this generosity. I really appreciate the time, effort and expense it takes to make a reviewer copy available to me.   I was so excited to receive my HCSB Illustrator's Notetaking Bible!   I have made several attempts at Bible journaling with limited success.   My mental idea doesn’t always translate well to the margins

Homiletics - Romans 1

Contents ( not sentence, direct verbiage from Scripture ):   Where?                   Rome                   Who?   Paul, Church in Rome 1 1:1-4 Paul, servant of Christ, apostle, set apart for gospel of God promised through prophets & Scriptures regarding Son, earthly descendant of David, through Spirit appointed Son of G in power by resurr: Jesus Christ our Lord. 2 1:5-7 Thru him we rec’d grace/apostleship to call Gentiles to obedience for his name; you among Gentiles called to JC; to all in Rome loved by G, grace & peace to you from G & JC. 3 1:8-12 1 st , I thank G thru JC for all you, your faith reported all over; G my witness how I remember you in prayers, I pray now at last by G’s will way opened me come to you; long to see you the I impart spiritual gift, make you strong, you and I encouraged by each other’s faith. 4 1:13-15 I don’t want yo

Homiletics - Daniel 2

Contents ( not sentence, direct verbiage from Scripture ):   Where?                   Babylon               Who? Neb, astrologers, Daniel, Arioch, Hananiah (Shadrach), Mishael (Meshach), Azariah (Abednego) 1 2:1-3 2 nd yr reign, Neb dreams, mind troubled, could not sleep; summoned mag/ench/sor/astrol; “dream troubles me, want know what means.” 2 2:4-6 Astrol: tell dream, we interp; king: I firmly decided if you not tell dream & interp, you cut into pieces, houses to rubble; if you tell dream/explain, you receive gifts/rewards/honor. 3 2:7-9 “Tell dream, we interp”; king: you trying gain time; if you not tell dream, one penalty, you conspired to tell misleading/wicked things, tell dream & I know you can interp. 4 2:10-13 Astrol: no one can reveal except gods; king angry, ordered execution of wise men; decree issued, men sent to D and friends to put to