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Know God in a Year #123 Defeating Pride and Prejudice

10/18/2020

Jesus wants more than simply healing the Phoenician woman’s daughter. He wants to tear down the walls that exist between Israel and all others. He wants to teach them that God loves everyone. All are heirs to His gifts and blessings, along with the Jews. But the disciples are slow learners. Their prejudice is long-standing […]

Know God in a Year #122 Learning Acceptance

10/15/2020

After the confrontation in Capernaum, Jesus takes his disciples to the hills bordering Phoenicia for the rest he had hoped for on the north shore. But more importantly, he is putting himself in the path of a Greek Canaanite woman who is seeking him for her possessed daughter–creating another picture for his disciples of God’s […]