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Are we God's slaves? 1 Corinthians 6:12-20 12“I have the right to do anything,” you say—but not everything is beneficial. “I have the right to do anything”—but I will not be mastered by anything. 13You say, “Food for the stomach and the stomach for food, and God will destroy them both.” The body, however, is not meant for sexual immorality but for the ...


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We think of slavery negatively because in our most recent examples of it the slave owners were frequently abusive, and the society gave no way to escape the slave system. The Biblical slavery system was different, but that's really a different topic. As our creator, God is our king and ruler. We were designed to serve him, ruling over this world as his ...


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Whenever one runs into a problematic verse, look it up in multiple translations. http://biblehub.com/1_peter/2.htm Two translations there use the word servant instead of slave. The term bondservant, more akin to indentured servitude, used in various places by several translations gives a better idea of slavery under Israel law instead of 21st century ...


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Hell ,Hades and Sheol are synonyms places of torment and Evil beings are imprisoned until the Great throne Judgement when they are sentenced to exist in a lake of fire in eternal torment which is enlarged to hold all the wicked people as well and is the final sentence of all wickedness. Heaven is 1st the atmosphere where birds fly. Then the stars and angel ...


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The Gospel is the good news "We have a new identity in christ which is the sinless man/god". The Bible is simply a package containing: { the gospel<- and ->the reason for the gospel }. (and not in that order)


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Eternal is a Latin word late 14c., from Old French eternel "eternal," or directly from Late Latin aeternalis, from Latin aeternus "of an age, lasting, enduring, permanent, everlasting, endless," contraction of aeviternus "of great age," from aevum "age" (see eon). Used since Middle English both of things or conditions without beginning or end and ...



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