Tag Archives: Repentance

Repentance

Related: Conversion   Repentance means to have a change of mind; literally “re” (change) “pent” (think). Repentance is an important part of God’s work in the soul leading to salvation. There are both positive and negative aspects to repentance. Positively, there should be “repentance toward God” (Acts 20:21). Negatively, there should be “repentance from dead works” […]
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Genesis 44

Bk Sec Outline Sec Bk   Joseph’s Silver Cup Genesis 44   Genesis 44. This chapter we have the final step in a sequence of events designed to test Joseph’s brethren concerning their repentance. Using the silver cup, Joseph threatens the liberty of Benjamin, which was the brother’s greatest fear. But in response, Judah demonstrates his desire to spare […]

2 Corinthians 7

Bk Sec Outline Sec Bk   Conclusion: an Account of Paul’s Missions & Motives – Part 2 2 Corinthians 7   Part 2 of Paul’s Account. In 2 Cor. 2:13, Paul left off saying “I came away to Macedonia.” Remarkably, v.5 picks up from that very point; “when we came into Macedonia…”. In the intervening […]

Genesis 42

Bk Sec Outline Sec Bk   Joseph’s Brothers Come to Egypt Genesis 42   Genesis 42 – 44. These chapters are typical of the way the Lord will work to bring the remnant of Israel to repentance for the guilt of the nation, and bring about their restoration. In ch.42, the brothers make their first trip into Egypt, and […]