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So What Are These Commands of Christ We’re Supposed To Teach People to Obey?

There it sits, right smack in the middle of the Great Commission. Matthew 18:20a: …teaching them to obey everything that I’ve commanded you… Given that this is how Jesus constitutes the discipling task he intends for each of us to … Continue reading

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Why Does Jesus Give Us Commands To Obey?

What in the world prompts Jesus to say in Matthew 28:20, “…teach them to obey everything I have commanded you”? Wouldn’t the Great Commission have made more sense if he had said: “…and tell them that when I was on … Continue reading

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