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Posts from October 2017

‘One-anothering’ one another

There are almost 60 ‘one another’ instructions in the New Testament, the most frequent being “love one another”.  At the Wednesday homegroup last week we discussed how we can “encourage one another daily” (Hebrews 3v13) and noted that, just a few chapters further on, the writer exhorts us to “consider how we may spur one another on toward love and good deeds. …

The Son of Man

When referring to Himself, Jesus’ favourite title was the Son of Man.  He used this title over 80 times in the Gospels – each time as the Son of Man (i.e. the greatest son of man of all time), not a son of man (i.e. an ordinary male human being).  Yet it is a most humble title, identifying Himself totally with humanity. …