You Can Go Hungry by Christ’s Strength


Biblical Meditations, Philippians
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“I can do all things through Him who strengthens me” (Philippians 4.13) We love Bible verses that seem to amplify our abilities.  I love anything that tells me I have greatness inside me.  And if God himself tells me I can shoot for the stars then, well, who is to argue?  If Jesus strengthens me […]

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March 4, 2017

Moonlight Graham & Christ’s Field of Dreams


Biblical Meditations, Christian Life, Philippians, Romans, The Gospel, Theology
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Archibald Wright “Moonlight” Graham was a baseball player.  He was also a doctor.  He was immortalized in the classic American baseball film Field of Dreams.  And he can illustrate the glorious mystery of Christ’s incarnation. Moonlight Graham spent seven seasons in the minor leagues, even having a cup of coffee with the Memphis Egyptians in […]

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January 1, 2015

The New Adam


Hebrews, Mark, Matthew, Philippians, Romans, Theology
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For as through the one man’s disobedience the many were made sinners, even so through the obedience of the One the many will be made righteous (Rom 5.19). The type/antitype relationship between Adam and Jesus in Romans 5 is a theological gold mine.  In a sense, we can simplify all men down to this relationship.  […]

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March 21, 2009