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Then the Lord God said, “It is not good for the man to be alone; I will make him a helper suitable for him.” - Genesis 2:18

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John Calvin puts forward a very simple reason why love is the greatest gift: “Because faith and hope are our own: love is diffused among others.” In other words, faith and hope benefit the possessor, but love always benefits another. In John 13:34–35 Jesus says, “A new command I give you: Love one another. As I have loved you, so you must love one another. By this everyone will know that you are my disciples, if you love one another.” Love always requires an “other” as an object; love cannot remain within itself, and that is part of what makes love the greatest gift.

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Just Mike

Have you tasted the Bitter Plant?

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Just Mike

We all have heard of the" root of bitterness" in Hebrews 12:15. Some say it would be better translated the "Bitter Plant".

 

I am preparing a sermon on Grace, but not the way we would normally think of Grace. In Hebrews 12:15. Help me if you will. Have you any examples of someone who came short of the Grace of God because had the "Root of bitterness" and thus were or became defiled? I don't want any names just examples of people who were so filled with bitterness that they became full of resentment or some other example.

 

I think perhaps someone here could please give me some help on this. I would be interested if you think of a good Biblical example. I have some ideas but nothing that gives me the "sparks" I need. Thank you all very much!

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Eric T.

Here's a guy who I only heard about yesterday. His is an amazing story of hatred for America which was profoundly changed once he actually came here. He's written a really interesting book too. It's called "Not Tragically Colored: Freedom, Personhood, and the Renewal of Black America.

 

http://www.fvinstitute.org/our-founder/

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We all have heard of the" root of bitterness" in Hebrews 12:15. Some say it would be better translated the "Bitter Plant".

 

I am preparing a sermon on Grace, but not the way we would normally think of Grace. In Hebrews 12:15. Help me if you will. Have you any examples of someone who came short of the Grace of God because had the "Root of bitterness" and thus were or became defiled? I don't want any names just examples of people who were so filled with bitterness that they became full of resentment or some other example.

 

I think perhaps someone here could please give me some help on this. I would be interested if you think of a good Biblical example. I have some ideas but nothing that gives me the "sparks" I need. Thank you all very much!

I can't think of one but the author clearly has Deut. 29:18 in mind if that is any help.

 

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Just Mike

Thanks guys. I am still looking. God bless you both.

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1. Peter told Simon that he (Simon) was "in the gall of bitterness" in Acts 8:23.

2. Paul told Titus that certain men had become "defiled" (Titus 1:10, 15).

3. Jude informs us that some men "defiled the flesh" in Jude 1:8.

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Just Mike
1. Peter told Simon that he (Simon) was "in the gall of bitterness" in Acts 8:23.

2. Paul told Titus that certain men had become "defiled" (Titus 1:10, 15).

3. Jude informs us that some men "defiled the flesh" in Jude 1:8.

Thank you very much Faber!

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We all have heard of the" root of bitterness" in Hebrews 12:15. Some say it would be better translated the "Bitter Plant".

 

I am preparing a sermon on Grace, but not the way we would normally think of Grace. In Hebrews 12:15. Help me if you will. Have you any examples of someone who came short of the Grace of God because had the "Root of bitterness" and thus were or became defiled? I don't want any names just examples of people who were so filled with bitterness that they became full of resentment or some other example.

 

I think perhaps someone here could please give me some help on this. I would be interested if you think of a good Biblical example. I have some ideas but nothing that gives me the "sparks" I need. Thank you all very much!

 

YES I HAVE BITTER EXPERIENCES from christian people, false brethren, and unbelivers too.. true walk always with bitter circumstances.. let us walk together to encourage others

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