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Pictures of Christ in the Song of Solomon

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The following is extracted from a recent reprint of Hudson Taylor's, Union and Communion: Reflections on the Song of Solomon. *   *   * Throughout most of the history of the Church, the Song of Solomon has been treated primarily as an allegory of Christ’s love for His bride, the Church, and of God’s love for His people. Hudson Taylor, noted Christian missionary to China, similarly expressed this view and penned a small book to unfold the symbols and imagery found in Solomon’s love poem. In so doing, he sets forth in plain language the deep truths of the believer’s personal...

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Free Stuff from FirstLove Publications

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Do you have a love for reading? Do you enjoy Christian classics? Better yet, do you love free stuff? If so, here is an excellent opportunity for you.  FirstLove Publications provides free books and literature to individuals, conferences, seminars, bible colleges & seminaries, and churches in the United States, as well as foreign countries such as Canada, Nepal, Nigeria, Philippines, and India.  FirstLove Publications prints and distributes biblical literature for the purpose of: promoting and preserving the true gospel of Christ; increasing the knowledge of Christ in believers; teaching the deity, centrality, and supremacy of Jesus Christ over all; preserving the church's first...

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A Brief Thought On Prayer

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What is prayer?Many definitions have been given; the Bible gives us none. This silence is suggestive. The Bible never proves the reality of prayer any more than it proves the existence of God. It takes the one for granted as completely as the other. Its doctrine is a simple one: God exists; He is the rewarder of them that diligently seek Him. God cannot but be; man cannot but cry to Him. And so it has no account to give of the reason why man has always prayed, or of the methods by which God has always met his prayer....

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Why Does God Hear Our Prayers?

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Note: This portion was extracted from 7 Essential Subjects For All Christians. If I were honest, I would have to admit that all too often I find myself disinterested in hearing what certain individuals have to say on a number of given topics. This is especially true when it comes to politics. Indeed, I find myself dismissive of what some have to offer if they do not hold to my particular set of beliefs. How can they offer anything instructive on X when they cannot even get Y correct? I reason, as I justify in my mind why I should...

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Called To Cooperate: An Interview with Jeff Mingee

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Called To Cooperate: An Interview with Jeff Mingee

Jeff Mingee recently shared with us some insights from his debut book, Called To Cooperate: A Biblical Survey and Application of Teamwork, which tells about the all-important subject of healthy teamwork and community for the advancement of the gospel. His passion for Christ and his emphasis on biblical fidelity shine through as he talks about his new book and shares a few personal thoughts.Tell us a little about yourself. I'm a husband and dad and pastor who has been encouraged and strengthened by the investment of countless people. What in your background helped prepare you to write a book on teamwork? When I first came on staff...

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