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How God’s Wisdom Leads to Joy

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Visual Bible Commentary • Proverbs 8

Does God’s wisdom limit our joy?

“Lady Wisdom is a personified picture of God’s infinite understanding. This figure of speech teaches us that to be wise is to be in a trusting relationship with God. And as we continue to read the story of the Bible, the figurative language becomes reality as God’s wisdom puts on a physical body. Jesus is the embodiment of wisdom. All wisdom and understanding is hidden in him. And just like Lady Wisdom says, those who find Jesus find abundant life.”
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Is the God of the Bible an Angry God?

If we take a close look at the biblical stories about God’s anger, we find a more complex and nuanced picture of God's anger than we might assume.

“God’s anger is no joke, and it understandably makes us uncomfortable. In fact, God’s anger is one of the main reasons people state for not liking the God of the Bible. But if we take a closer look at the biblical stories about God’s anger, we will find a more complex and nuanced picture than we might assume.”
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Why did Jesus Rise on the Third Day?

Why did Jesus’ resurrection take place three days after his death? Is this just a random, inconsequential detail tacked on to the resurrection? Or is there significance to this timeline? Let’s explore what the “third day” means in the Bible.

“Jesus was adamant about the third day because it represents God’s initiative in creating new life and establishing covenant with humanity.”
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Can We Take the Epistles at Face Value?

While we as Jesus followers might feel “closest” to the New Testament audiences, the original recipients of these letters or epistles and epistles are still far removed from us in time, place, and culture.

“While we as Jesus followers might feel “closest” to the New Testament audiences, the original recipients are still far removed from us in time, place, and culture. Reading these letters as if they’re written directly to modern Christians can leave opportunities to miss the fuller, richer meaning of the text. Let’s look at a few examples.”
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