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Anton Chekhov’s short story “The Bet” and the impact of Bible reading

Teaching great literature is very hazardous should you focus on the details, like theme and climax. “The Bet” is the story of a banker and a lawyer who made a mutual bet. The lawyer said he could stay in solitary … Continue reading

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How to work around my controversial notes when teaching the Bible

A reader here submitted a most important question. I thought it would be helpful to share this where more will see it. I do not have any YouTube videos, but I hope what I write will be just as clear. … Continue reading

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Daily Bible Nugget #593, Proverbs 25:26

The Nugget: Pro 25:26  A righteous man falling down before the wicked is as a troubled fountain, and a corrupt spring. (KJV) Pro 25:26  Like a muddied spring and a polluted well, so is a righteous person who gives in … Continue reading

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Daily Bible Nugget #592, Micah 5:5

The Nugget: Mic 5:5  And this man shall be the peace, when the Assyrian shall come into our land: and when he shall tread in our palaces, then shall we raise against him seven shepherds, and eight principal men. My … Continue reading

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Daily Bible Nugget #591, 1 Timothy 4:12 Part 7

The Nugget: 1Ti 4:12  Let no man despise thy youth; but be thou an example of the believers, in word, in conversation, in charity, in spirit, in faith, in purity. (KJV) 1Ti 4:12 Let no one make little of you … Continue reading

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Daily Bible Nugget #590, 1 Timothy 4:12 Part 6

The Nugget: 1Ti 4:12  Let no man despise thy youth; but be thou an example of the believers, in word, in conversation, in charity, in spirit, in faith, in purity. (KJV) 1Ti 4:12 Let no one look down on you … Continue reading

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Daily Bible Nugget #589, 1 Timothy 4:12 Part 5

The Nugget: 1Ti 4:12  Let no man despise thy youth; but be thou an example of the believers, in word, in conversation, in charity, in spirit, in faith, in purity. (KJV) 1Ti 4:12 let no one despise thy youth, but … Continue reading

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Daily Bible Nugget #588, 1 Timothy 4:12 part 4

The Nugget: 1Ti 4:12  Let no man despise thy youth; but be thou an example of the believers, in word, in conversation, in charity, in spirit, in faith, in purity. (KJV) 1Ti 4:12 Don’t let anyone make fun of you, … Continue reading

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Daily Bible Nugget #587, 1 Timothy 4:12

The Nugget: 1Ti 4:12  Let no man despise thy youth; but be thou an example of the believers, in word, in conversation, in charity, in spirit, in faith, in purity. My Comment: Paul encouraged Timothy to become an example of … Continue reading

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Daily Bible Nugget #586, 1 Timothy 4:12

The Nugget: 1Ti 4:12  Let no man despise thy youth; but be thou an example of the believers, in word, in conversation, in charity, in spirit, in faith, in purity. My Comment: Paul urged Timothy to become an example of … Continue reading

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