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Scripture declares that all people are equal in the sight of God, and that all are equally in need of the redemption achieved through the saving death of Jesus Christ. All believers have equal status before God, despite differences in their social standing and background.
James: Practical Religion
Daniel L. Arter • Sermon • • 145 views
Welcome Scripture Reading ( Leviticus 19:9-18 ) This passage was chosen for two primary reasons: (1) Our passage in James actually quotes from this passage and (2) Vs. 15-16 , talks about the same sin that James refers to. This passage is God telling Moses what to tell the Israelites about God’s law—God,…
The Church | A Study of 1 Timothy
One of the primary ways the church is described is as the household of God. What does it mean for the church to be a family?
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Looking kindly upon someone or treating someone with special regard. Favour can be gained by means of good character, gifts, service or through the intervention of God. Scripture warns against undue favouritism.
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The unfair treatment of a person or group in preference to another. Favouritism is shown in Scripture as causing division both in the family and in the church. It is warned against in the administration of justice. The human tendency to partiality is contrasted with God’s impartial dealings.
Kenneth Morris • Sermon • • 5 views
Acts 10:28-48 (NIV) 28He said to them: “You are well aware that it is against our law for a Jew to associate with a Gentile or visit him. But God has shown me that I should not call any man impure or unclean. 29So when I was sent for, I came without raising any objection. May I ask why you sent for me?”…