Category: Ten Commandments

The Second Commandment

Editor’s note: The purpose of this series is to walk our readers through Ten Commandments in order to help them understand what it teaches and how to apply it to our lives. This series is part of our larger commitment to help Christians learn to read, interpret, reflect, and apply the Bible to their own lives. David Dunham opened the series by looking at Exodus 20:1-3. Today Dave Jenkins looks at the second commandment in Exodus 20:4-7. ************************************************** The Ten Commandments are recorded in the Bible in Exodus 20:1–17 and Deuteronomy 5:6–21. The second of those commandments, in its...

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Opening Words

Editor’s note: The purpose of this series is to walk our readers through Ten Commandments in order to help them understand what it teaches and how to apply it to our lives. This series is part of our larger commitment to help Christians learn to read, interpret, reflect, and apply the Bible to their own lives. David Dunham opens the series today by looking at Exodus 20:1-3. ************************************************** First words are important. “I have a dream,” “Call me Ishmael,” “Mother died today,” “In the beginning God.” There are countless great examples of first lines that pack a ton of...

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