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Abrahm Gunn

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Giving Way

Competing self-interest is the cause for many fights and disagreements among people. When someone gets in the way of what we want to have or achieve then we get frustrated with them. Traffic is a great example.  Whenever we experience ‘traffic’ we’re always contributing to the very problem that’s upsetting…
Abrahm Gunn
December 2, 2016
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They are you.

The aftermath of the US Election last week demonstrates how difficult it is for people to see life from someone else’s point of view, especially when they’ve already decided they disagree with them. This becomes almost impossible when emotions from past disappointments are influencing our thinking. It is hard to…
Abrahm Gunn
November 11, 2016
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Why can’t my life be easy?

Because life by default is not easy. So, no one’s life is easy. Everybody suffers. Christians, non-Christians, every single person experiences some form of suffering and trial that make life at times, unbearable. I guarantee that the richest, most talented and spoilt among us suffer in ways we can’t imagine.…
Abrahm Gunn
October 28, 2016
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Jesus and Blasphemy

As far as the Religious leaders thought, Jesus’ blasphemy was the reason they were sending him to the cross.  We read in chapter 15 what has been obvious throughout the whole Gospel - they hated Jesus, at least in part, because they were envious of his popularity. Jesus’ responses (or…
Abrahm Gunn
July 15, 2016
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The Sins of Peter

But he began to invoke a curse on himself and to swear, “I do not know this man of whom you speak.” And immediately the rooster crowed a second time. And Peter remembered how Jesus had said to him, “Before the rooster crows twice, you will deny me three times.”…
Abrahm Gunn
July 8, 2016
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Good Things Coming To An End

And Jesus said to him, “Do you see these great buildings? There will not be left here one stone upon another that will not be thrown down.” - Mark 13:2 Jesus points out to his disciples that despite their admiration of the Temple, such a ‘great’ building would not last,…
Abrahm Gunn
July 4, 2016
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Following through fear

Mark 10:32 And they were on the road, going up to Jerusalem, and Jesus was walking ahead of them. And they were amazed, and those who followed were afraid. On the road to Jerusalem, the great many following Jesus found themselves both amazed and afraid.  Jesus had already expressed twice…
Abrahm Gunn
June 17, 2016
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Jesus and the law

“Do not think that I have come to abolish the Law or the Prophets; I have not come to abolish them but to fulfill them.” - Matthew 5:17 We have heard it said that Jesus did not come to abolish the Law, but to fulfill it. However, it can be…
Abrahm Gunn
June 6, 2016
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Truly truly I say to you

“Truly, truly, I say to you, you are seeking me, not because you saw signs, but because you ate your fill of the loaves. Do not work for the food that perishes, but for the food that endures to eternal life, which the Son of Man will give to you.…
Abrahm Gunn
May 20, 2016
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Remembering God’s faithfulness

As we finish unwrapping Christmas presents, we suddenly find that it’s time to begin wrapping up the year. And what a year it’s been. On a global scale, this is a year that has been full of triumph and disaster, hopefulness and despair. A quick search online will bring to…
Abrahm Gunn
December 28, 2014