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Archive for September 2012

The Ninth Commandment: You Shall Not Lie

Posted by ccnh on 30th September 2012

Ephesians 4 and Question 112 from the Heidelberg Catechism

God calls us to put off the old self and put on the new identity God has given us in Christ. Lying, belongs to our old self.  The words we speak should resemble our Father, who is truth.


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The Eighth Commandment: You Shall Not Steal

Posted by ccnh on 23rd September 2012

Exodus 20, Matthew 5, and Questions 110-111 of the Heidelberg Catechism

God forbids outright theft, but in His sight this also includes cheating, fraudulent merchandising, charging excessive interest and more.  Jesus wants us to recognize the fleeting nature of material possessions, that we might give our attention to things of eternal significance instead.


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The Seventh Commandment: You Shall Not Commit Adultery

Posted by ccnh on 16th September 2012

Matthew 5 and Questions 108-109 from The Heidelberg Catechism

God places value on purity and intimacy.


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The Sixth Commandment: You Shall Not Murder

Posted by ccnh on 9th September 2012

Exodus 20 and Matthew 5 Questions 105-107 of the Heidelberg Catechism

This command includes much more than the taking of a life.  God places value on life and we should too.  In what ways is this important to us?


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The Fifth Commandment: Honor Your Parents

Posted by ccnh on 2nd September 2012

Experiencing God in truth Series

Exodus 20, Ephesians 6

God commanded children to honor their parents, how do we do this?


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