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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
Arc.
1 Peter 5:12-14
An exhortation from a fellow elder.
1 Peter 5:1-11
Arc.
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
Arc.
1 Peter 3:13-17
Arc.
1 Peter 3:1-7
Arc.
1 Peter 2:18-25
Arc.
1 Peter 2:11-17
An Exhortation to Gospel-Rooted Love
1 Peter 1:22-2:3
Arc.
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
Arc.
Romans 7:13-25
The Hour has Come.
John 12:20-26
Light From the Father.
John 12:44-50
Sons of Light.
John 12:27-36
Sons of Light.
John 12:27-36
Arc.
Philippians 3:12-16
Arc.
Philippians 3:7-11
Arc.
Philippians 3:17-4:1
Arc.
2 Timothy 3:10-17
Arc.
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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Cross-Centered Discipleship
John 12:37-43
The Nature of Unbelief.
Published September 27th, 2012
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The Nature of Unbelief
2012-09-21 17:50:41
2013-03-08 14:24:24
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John 12:37-43
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Τοσαῦτα δὲ αὐτοῦ σημεῖα πεποιηκότος ἔμπροσθεν αὐτῶν
Though he had done so many signs before them,
οὐκ ἐπίστευον εἰς αὐτόν,
they still did not believe in him,
concessive
ἵνα ὁ λόγος Ἠσαΐου τοῦ προφήτου πληρωθῇ ὃν εἶπεν•
so that the word spoken by the prophet Isaiah might be fulfilled:
actionpurpose
κύριε, τίς ἐπίστευσεν τῇ ἀκοῇ ἡμῶν;
“Lord, who has believed what he heard from us,
καὶ ὁ βραχίων κυρίου τίνι ἀπεκαλύφθη;
and to whom has the arm of the Lord been revealed?”
series
διὰ τοῦτο οὐκ ἠδύναντο πιστεύειν,
Therefore they could not believe.
ὅτι πάλιν εἶπεν Ἠσαΐας• τετύφλωκεν αὐτῶν τοὺς ὀφθαλμοὺς
For again Isaiah said, “He has blinded their eyes
καὶ ἐπώρωσεν αὐτῶν τὴν καρδίαν,
and hardened their heart,
ἵνα μὴ ἴδωσιν τοῖς ὀφθαλμοῖς
lest they see with their eyes,
καὶ νοήσωσιν τῇ καρδίᾳ
and understand with their heart,
καὶ στραφῶσιν,
and turn,
καὶ ἰάσομαι αὐτούς.
and I would heal them.”
actionresult
ταῦτα εἶπεν Ἠσαΐας
Isaiah said these things
ὅτι εἶδεν τὴν δόξαν αὐτοῦ,
because he saw his glory
καὶ ἐλάλησεν περὶ αὐτοῦ.
and spoke of him.
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progression
ideaexplanation
ὅμως μέντοι καὶ ἐκ τῶν ἀρχόντων πολλοὶ ἐπίστευσαν εἰς αὐτόν,
Nevertheless, many even of the authorities believed in him,
ἀλλὰ διὰ τοὺς Φαρισαίους οὐχ ὡμολόγουν
but for fear of the Pharisees they did not confess it,
ἵνα μὴ ἀποσυνάγωγοι γένωνται•
so that they would not be put out of the synagogue;
ἠγάπησαν γὰρ τὴν δόξαν τῶν ἀνθρώπων
for they loved the glory that comes from man
μᾶλλον ἤπερ τὴν δόξαν τοῦ θεοῦ.
more than the glory that comes from God.
comparison
na27
discourse
11348249841042 1347993926883 The Nature of Unbelief 2012-09-21 17:50:41 2013-03-08 14:24:24 editing 21 NT 43 12 37 12 43 John 12:37-43 na27 esv i905938 i905939 i905940 i905941 i905918 Τοσαῦτα δὲ αὐτοῦ σημεῖα πεποιηκότος ἔμπροσθεν αὐτῶν Though he had done so many signs before them, i905919 οὐκ ἐπίστευον εἰς αὐτόν, they still did not believe in him, concessive 2 i905920 ἵνα ὁ λόγος Ἠσαΐου τοῦ προφήτου πληρωθῇ ὃν εἶπεν• so that the word spoken by the prophet Isaiah might be fulfilled: actionpurpose 2 i905942 i905943 i905944 i905921 κύριε, τίς ἐπίστευσεν τῇ ἀκοῇ ἡμῶν; “Lord, who has believed what he heard from us, i905922 καὶ ὁ βραχίων κυρίου τίνι ἀπεκαλύφθη; and to whom has the arm of the Lord been revealed?” series i905923 διὰ τοῦτο οὐκ ἠδύναντο πιστεύειν, Therefore they could not believe. i905945 i905946 i905924 ὅτι πάλιν εἶπεν Ἠσαΐας• τετύφλωκεν αὐτῶν τοὺς ὀφθαλμοὺς For again Isaiah said, “He has blinded their eyes i905925 καὶ ἐπώρωσεν αὐτῶν τὴν καρδίαν, and hardened their heart, series i905947 i905948 i905926 ἵνα μὴ ἴδωσιν τοῖς ὀφθαλμοῖς lest they see with their eyes, i905927 καὶ νοήσωσιν τῇ καρδίᾳ and understand with their heart, i905928 καὶ στραφῶσιν, and turn, i905929 καὶ ἰάσομαι αὐτούς. and I would heal them.” actionresult 2 actionpurpose 2 i905949 i905930 ταῦτα εἶπεν Ἠσαΐας Isaiah said these things i905950 i905931 ὅτι εἶδεν τὴν δόξαν αὐτοῦ, because he saw his glory i905932 καὶ ἐλάλησεν περὶ αὐτοῦ. and spoke of him. series ground 1 progression ideaexplanation 1 i905951 i905933 ὅμως μέντοι καὶ ἐκ τῶν ἀρχόντων πολλοὶ ἐπίστευσαν εἰς αὐτόν, Nevertheless, many even of the authorities believed in him, i905952 i905953 i905934 ἀλλὰ διὰ τοὺς Φαρισαίους οὐχ ὡμολόγουν but for fear of the Pharisees they did not confess it, i905935 ἵνα μὴ ἀποσυνάγωγοι γένωνται• so that they would not be put out of the synagogue; actionpurpose 2 i905954 i905936 ἠγάπησαν γὰρ τὴν δόξαν τῶν ἀνθρώπων for they loved the glory that comes from man i905937 μᾶλλον ἤπερ τὴν δόξαν τοῦ θεοῦ. more than the glory that comes from God. comparison 1 ground 1 concessive 2 concessive 2 1 1 1 na27 25 esv 25 a 50 90 80 discourse
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