Caesarea Philippi is in the northern part of Israel, and sits at the foothills of Mount Hermon along the Jordan River where a spring flowed from a cave so deep that it couldn’t be measured and came to be believed to be the Gates of Hell.
Away with the Mosaic Law and in with the New Covenant.
“One of the best wedding gifts God gave you was a full-length mirror called your spouse. Had there been a card attached, it would have said, ‘Here’s to helping you discover what you’re really like!'” Ouch!!!
Agape love, the love of God, is unconditional.
I don’t equate my value before my Redeemer according to my salary.
Yahweh cares more about our faith than our goodness.
Who wants to know how to suffer well, especially if practice is involved?