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Why did God respect Abel’s offering and not Cain’s?

The Bible says God had respect to Abel’s offering of the firstling of his flock, but had not respect to the offering of Cain when he offered the fruit of the ground.  Why would God make such a distinction? It might appear as if God is not just, and arbitrarily chooses to have respect or …

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Mixing grace with the law.

It is important to remember as Christian’s we are under the new testament covenant of grace, and not mix the free gift of grace with the law.  Paul asked the Galatians, ” Are ye so foolish, having begun in the Spirit, are ye now made perfect by the flesh?” Galatians 3:3.  “Therefore we conclude that …

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Judging others.

I like to think that I’m not a judgmental person. But that is what I would like to think. Thinking something, and being something, are entirely different.  I also would like to think that I’m a good person. That in the light of God’s word, doesn’t seem to be working so well either.  God  loves …

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