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Forgiveness Without Sacrifice – Part 06

Forgiveness Without Sacrifice – Part 06 Daniel Salomon made the following comments: “Psalm 50 is another example of atonement without sacrifice. In fact, Psalm 50 challenges the excesses of “animal sacrifice”—asking ‘If I were hungry, would I not let you know?’ Making the case that God is not a hungry pagan god who needs to […]

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Chili Con Corny (3 Bean)

Chili Con Corny (3 Bean)

Chili Con Corny (3 Bean) Ingredients 2 cups Black Beans, dry 2 cups Kidney Beans, dry 2 cups Pinto Beans, dry 2 – 6-oz. cans Tomato Paste 3 Onions, medium size 1-2 Jalapeno OR Chipotle Peppers OR Cayenne Pepper OR Hot Sauce, to taste 1/8 tsp. Smoke Flavor, optional 2 tbsp. Chili Powder 2 tbsp. […]

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Forgiveness Without Sacrifice – Part 05

Forgiveness Without Sacrifice – Part 05 We saw in the Isaiah passage we discussed in the previous part, that God does not desire sacrifices, which is a strong indication that sacrifice and the shedding of blood does not bring about forgiveness, and this same kind of message has been spoken since the time of Samuel. […]

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Forgiveness Without Sacrifice – Part 04

Forgiveness Without Sacrifice – Part 04 We closed our previous discussion on forgiveness without sacrifice with a reference to Isaiah 1:10-21. In these verses we will see that neither sacrifice nor incense brings forgiveness. 10. Hear the word of the LORD, You rulers of Sodom; Give ear to the instruction of our God, You people […]

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Banana Orange Raisin Cake

Banana Orange Raisin Cake

Banana Orange Raisin Cake Ingredients 1-1/2 cups Spelt or Whole Wheat Flour 1/2 cup Oat Flour OR Rolled Oats 6-8 Dates, pitted 2 Oranges, Navel 3 Bananas 1 cup Raisins 1 tsp. Cinnamon, ground 2 tsp. Baking Powder 1 tbsp. Corn Starch Preparation This quick and easy banana orange cinnamon raisin cake can be made […]

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Forgiveness Without Sacrifice – Part 03

Forgiveness Without Sacrifice – Part 03 As a follow-up to our discussion on Numbers 16:41-50, we looked at Norman K. Gottwald’s book, “The Hebrew Bible: A Socio-Literary Introduction.” His contention is that from the way a Biblical passage is written it can be dated and placed in a reference source. He also believes that the […]

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Forgiveness Without Sacrifice – Part 02

Forgiveness Without Sacrifice – Part 02 In reading the Hebrew Testament, we often come to the understanding that the only form of atonement was an animal sacrifice, but this isn’t the case when we read the passage in Numbers 16:41-50, and in particular verse 46, where Moses directs Aaron to make atonement with incense. 41. […]

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Forgiveness Without Sacrifice – Part 01

Forgiveness Without Sacrifice – Part 01 This Bible study series looks at several instances where a person’s faith was all that was needed to forgive their sins. There was no need to sacrifice an animal. Forgiveness was given by God as a gift of grace. The first instance occurs in Genesis 15. This was more […]

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How Do We Show the Love of Christmas to God?

How Do We Show the Love of Christmas to God? A Sermon Delivered to The Compassion Internet Church 27 January 2013 Frank L. Hoffman, Pastor Scripture References: Isaiah 1:13 Ephesians 2:8-10 James 2:14-17 1 John 4:11 Preparation Verse: (1 John 4:11) Beloved, if God so loved us, we also ought to love one another. Over […]

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Apple Banana Raisin Cake

Apple Banana Raisin Cake

Apple Banana Raisin Cake Ingredients 1-1/2 cups Spelt or Whole Wheat Flour 1/2 cup Oat Flour OR Rolled Oats 6-8 Dates, pitted 2 Apples 3 Bananas 1 cup Raisins 1 tsp. Cinnamon, ground 2 tsp. Baking Powder Preparation This quick and easy apple banana cinnamon raisin cake can be made in about 30 minutes, and […]

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