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Greek Speak: eidōlon

In our Greek Speak Devotional series we will discuss some of our favorite passages in the Bible, focusing on the specific use of certain Greek words. Today, we are going to look at 1 John 5:21, and its usage of the word eidōlon, or idol. “Little children, guard yourselves from idols.” The following is an … [Read More…]

Greek Speak: Katallassō

In our Greek Word Devotional series, we discuss some of our favorite passages in the Bible, focusing on the specific use of certain Greek words. Today, we are going to look at 2 Corinthians 5:18-20, and its usage of the word katallassō, or reconcile. “Everything is from God, who has reconciled us to himself through … [Read More…]

Greek Speak: σπέρμα

(This content was originally sent on Father’s Day to our First to Know list) In the Greek Word Devotional series we will discuss some of our favorite passages in the Bible, focusing on the specific use of certain Greek words. In honor of Father’s Day, we are going to look at a passage that gets … [Read More…]

Hebrew Word Study: Hesed

The Hebrew word used in Hosea 6:6 (hesed) is one of the most difficult words in the Bible to translate. At least 3 scholarly books have been written on its meaning. It conveys overtones of loyalty, love, and other concepts such as mercy and kindness. Some passages emphasize one sense, while other passages emphasize another. … [Read More…]