With almost 5 million baptized believers
, the Asian Baptist community now has more than 10 million people.
Probably the Passion narratives were the first pieces to come together, because the most urgent thing for the first believers
at the outset was to explain the death of Jesus--on whom they had been setting their hopes--and then fill this event out with stories of his teaching, preaching, and healing that led up to his death.
He does not, in turn, note that most greenhouse believers
work in federally funded labs, or at federally backed research-center universities, where continued grant money is contingent in part on greenhouse alarm.
must strive day and night to attain that powerful faith.
Councillor Ron Jones spoke on behalf of Eddie Francis, Mayor of Windsor, who also said he is a Believer
The promise at the root of this joy is in the resurrection, which the believers
share with Christ.
Abigail, a born-again believer
of Christ, seeks to walk her journey holding the hand of Jesus so she may be pleasing to the Lord.
observes that in introductory courses on the OT, "the goals are to read texts in their original historical contexts and to determine as closely as possible the author's original intention and how the original audience would have understood the text" (167); the issue that then arises is how the biblical text can be seen as having significance today, how it can speak "religiously" to believers
today after such an analysis.
Often, an audience of believers
will agree with almost everything you say.
Their so-called extremist beliefs are nowhere near as solidified as those of the unwavering true believer
and take second place to their emotional needs.
The mode of dipping or immersion was significant because it was symbolic of Christ's death, burial, and resurrection; but as important was the fact that baptism was the participatory act of a believer
in the relational reality that was made possible by Christ.
At the National finals Daydream Believer
finished third overall in the Elementary class, scoring 67.
In this way, all here are the same, whether rich or poor, educated or uneducated, Easterner or Westerner, believer
, and within believers
whether Buddhist, Christian, Jewish, Muslim, and so on.
It is nearly impossible to become an Old Believer
if you have not been one since birth.
While in the context of a theology of proclamation the exact perimeters and content of what it means to be a Jew or a Christian or (any believer
for that matter) are always fluid, a Jew or a Christian's identity derives from her desire to proclaim God on the one hand and proclaim God in and through the language of her tradition as this develops and changes through history.