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God communicates in words proclaimed, received, accepted, and now at work among believers
1 Thessalonians 2:13
There is a river flowing right through the middle of God's eternal city. We may indeed be refreshed by its waters even now.
Psalms 46
Satan may be powerful, but God is sovereign!
1 Thessalonians 2:17-3:13
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1 Peter 5:12-14
An exhortation from a fellow elder.
1 Peter 5:1-11
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1 Peter 4:12-19
...therefore live so as to magnify Christ.
1 Peter 4:7-11
A knotty passage indeed!
1 Peter 3:18-22
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1 Peter 3:1-7
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1 Peter 2:18-25
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1 Peter 2:11-17
An Exhortation to Gospel-Rooted Love
1 Peter 1:22-2:3
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1 Peter 1:13-21
A Greeting Packed Full with Theological Truth
1 Peter 1:1-5
Christ fulfills Psalm 8 on our behalf
Hebrews 2:5-18
Jesus: the exact and perfect revelation of God
Hebrews 1:1-14
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Romans 7:13-25
The Hour has Come.
John 12:20-26
Light From the Father.
John 12:44-50
The Nature of Unbelief.
John 12:37-43
Sons of Light.
John 12:27-36
Sons of Light.
John 12:27-36
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Philippians 3:12-16
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Philippians 3:7-11
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Philippians 3:17-4:1
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2 Timothy 3:10-17
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Philippians 1:3-11
Destroying Strongholds
2 Corinthians 10:1-6
Central Idea: Paul declares that he is going to defend himself so that the accusation of inconsisten...
2 Corinthians 10:7-11
Central Idea: Paul declares he would not dare to join the fray of 'ministry comparisons.
2 Corinthians 10:12-18
Central Idea: Paul asks the Corinthians to bear with him as he enters into the foolishness of boasti...
2 Corinthians 11:1-6
Central Idea:   All praise to God for the treasure of blessings we have in Christ, namely: He c...
Ephesians 1:3-14
Central Idea: Paul will not give an inch in this matter of preaching free of charge.
2 Corinthians 11:7-15
Central Idea: Paul, finally ready to meet boasting with boasting, makes an ironical appeal: "You've ...
2 Corinthians 11:16-21
Central Idea: Having unraveled all his opponents' categories of boasting (v.
2 Corinthians 11:30-33
Central Idea: Paul will go on to speak of his visions, however to boast of such things is a worthless exercise in self-promotion.
2 Corinthians 12:1-10
Central Idea: None of this has been for Paul's sake (in self-defense) but for their sake; His fear i...
2 Corinthians 12:19-21
Central Idea: Paul sighs, "Ugh! It's done.
2 Corinthians 12:11-18
Central Idea: Paul addresses a supposed implication of 5:20, ".
Romans 6:1-14
Central Idea: Paul's prayers of thanksgiving for the Colossian believers are in response to Epaphras...
Colossians 1:3-8
Central Idea: Paul relates the substance of his prayers on behalf of the Colossian believers: that t...
Colossians 1:9-14
Central Idea: Paul's prayer for the Colossians overflows into a hymn of praise declaring the glories...
Colossians 1:15-20
Central Idea: Paul calls the Colossians to not allow the intruders to either pass judgment on them o...
Colossians 2:16-23
Central Idea: In contrast to those that would steer them away from Christ, Paul calls the Colossians...
Colossians 3:1-4
Central Idea: The direct inference from setting one's mind on heavenly things is the command, "put to death what is earthly in you.
Colossians 3:5-11
Central Idea: Here is the practical culmination of all that Paul has been driving toward: Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly.
Colossians 3:12-17
Central Idea: Paul details what it looks like to obey v.
Colossians 3:18-4:1
I'm curious to see how others arc v.
Mark 2:18-20
Central Idea: God has graciously and abundantly provided all that we need to live in godliness.
2 Peter 1:3-11
Central Idea: Because growth in Christian maturity is not automatic, Peter will confidently remind h...
2 Peter 1:12-15
Central Idea: Paul exhorts his readers to walk in sacrificial love which stands in sharp contrast to...
Ephesians 5:1-14
This a simplified alternate to my arc "Walk as Children of Light.
Ephesians 5:1-14
Apposition = two words or phrases side by side performing the same grammatical role in a sentence.
Titus 2:11-14
Summary:   In the fear of God, Paul persuades others because he is controlled by the love of Christ.
2 Corinthians 5:11-21
Summary: It is not to angels that God has subjected the world to come; It is subjected to The Man, (...
Hebrews 2:5-9
The emphasis that began in chapter 1 concerning what we have "in Christ" continues.
Ephesians 2:11-22
I found this to be a very difficult passage to arc but, as always, worth the effort of pressing on u...
Ephesians 3:1-13
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Better to Suffer for... Good
1 Peter 3:13-17
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Published July 10th, 2014
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1 Peter
1 Peter 3:13-17
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esv
Καὶ τίς ὁ κακώσων ὑμᾶς
Now who is there to harm you
ἐὰν τοῦ ἀγαθοῦ ζηλωταὶ γένησθε ;
if you are zealous for what is good?
conditional
ἀλλ’ εἰ καὶ πάσχοιτε διὰ δικαιοσύνην,
But [let me explain,] even if you should suffer for righteousness' sake,
μακάριοι.
you will be blessed.
concessive
ideaexplanation
τὸν δὲ φόβον αὐτῶν μὴ φοβηθῆτε
[therefore] Have no fear of them,
μηδὲ ταραχθῆτε ,
nor be troubled ,
series
κύριον δὲ τὸν Χριστὸν ἁγιάσατε ἐν ταῖς καρδίαις ὑμῶν,
but in your hearts honor Christ the Lord as holy,
negativepositive
(ἕτοιμοι) ἀεὶ πρὸς ἀπολογίαν παντὶ τῷ αἰτοῦντι ὑμᾶς λόγον περὶ τῆς ἐν ὑμῖν ἐλπίδος,
always being ( pr epared) to make a defense to anyone who asks you for a reason for the hope that is in you;
ἀλλὰ μετὰ πραΰτητος καὶ φόβου,
yet do it with gentleness and respect,
συνείδησιν ἔχοντες ἀγαθήν,
having a good conscience,
actionmanner
ἵνα ἐν ᾧ καταλαλεῖσθε καταισχυνθῶσιν οἱ ἐπηρεάζοντες ὑμῶν τὴν ἀγαθὴν ἐν Χριστῷ ἀναστροφήν.
so that , when [in that in which] you are slandered, those who revile your good behavior in Christ may be put to shame.
actionpurpose
inference
κρεῖττον γὰρ ἀγαθοποιοῦντας... πάσχειν ἢ κακοποιοῦντας.
For it is better to suffer for doing good... than for doing evil.
[... εἰ θέλοι τὸ θέλημα τοῦ θεοῦ,]
[... if that should be God's will,]
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10000000041053 41053 Arc 2010-06-25 12:04:33 2014-07-10 04:46:27 editing 1 Peter 3 13 3 17 1 Peter 3:13-17 60 NT tisch esv i79276 i79277 i79278 i79279 i79263 Καὶ τίς ὁ κακώσων ὑμᾶς Now who is there to harm you i79264 ἐὰν τοῦ ἀγαθοῦ ζηλωταὶ γένησθε ; if you are zealous for what is good? conditional 2 1 i79280 i79265 ἀλλ’ εἰ καὶ πάσχοιτε διὰ δικαιοσύνην, But [let me explain,] even if you should suffer for righteousness' sake, i79266 μακάριοι. you will be blessed. concessive 2 ideaexplanation 1 i79281 i79282 i79283 i79267 τὸν δὲ φόβον αὐτῶν μὴ φοβηθῆτε [therefore] Have no fear of them, i79268 μηδὲ ταραχθῆτε , nor be troubled , series i79269 κύριον δὲ τὸν Χριστὸν ἁγιάσατε ἐν ταῖς καρδίαις ὑμῶν, but in your hearts honor Christ the Lord as holy, negativepositive 2 i79284 i79285 i79270 (ἕτοιμοι) ἀεὶ πρὸς ἀπολογίαν παντὶ τῷ αἰτοῦντι ὑμᾶς λόγον περὶ τῆς ἐν ὑμῖν ἐλπίδος, always being ( pr epared) to make a defense to anyone who asks you for a reason for the hope that is in you; i79286 i79271 ἀλλὰ μετὰ πραΰτητος καὶ φόβου, yet do it with gentleness and respect, i79272 συνείδησιν ἔχοντες ἀγαθήν, having a good conscience, series actionmanner 1 i79273 ἵνα ἐν ᾧ καταλαλεῖσθε καταισχυνθῶσιν οἱ ἐπηρεάζοντες ὑμῶν τὴν ἀγαθὴν ἐν Χριστῷ ἀναστροφήν. so that , when [in that in which] you are slandered, those who revile your good behavior in Christ may be put to shame. actionpurpose 2 actionmanner 1 inference 2 i79287 i79274 κρεῖττον γὰρ ἀγαθοποιοῦντας... πάσχειν ἢ κακοποιοῦντας. For it is better to suffer for doing good... than for doing evil. i79275 [... εἰ θέλοι τὸ θέλημα τοῦ θεοῦ,] [... if that should be God's will,] conditional 2 1 ground 1 1 1 1 tisch 25 esv 25 a 50 discourse
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