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Simon the Leper: The Art of Losing

Many of us have heard this story multiple times. We've been taught the importance of pouring our 'riches' out to God, that God's forgiveness changes everything, and not to judge like the Pharisees did.

While I agree with all three of these lessons, I'm wondering about someone in this story that isn't mentioned very often - Simon the Leper…

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Learning to Love Leviticus: Fishers of Men

The next category of animals God addresses animals in the water. The first thing that comes to mind when I think of animals in the water is fish.

There are many references to fish in the Bible, but what sticks out to me most is in Matthew 4, when Jesus first called the disciples to follow Him and said, “I will make you fishers of men.” (Matthew 4:19 ESV)…

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Learning to Love Leviticus: Divided and Digested

We now enter into the part of Leviticus that deals with what is clean and what is unclean. Before we dive in, I’d like to explain what it means to be unclean.

Being unclean is not the same as being sinful. The Bible Project Podcast used a great example: In western civilization we consider eating in the bathroom unclean. We wouldn’t say that action is sinful, but just not the most sanitary choice…

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