Here is a .pdf with all the key words highlighted in color.
…preaching [a baptism of repentance] [for the forgiveness of sins]
The opening verses of Luke 3 have two wonderful strings of “word nuggets” that begin the chapter. They bring deep confirmation and insight for the pregnant question the living word brought to me in the Spring of 2016, to seek and inquire of Him, for “What He is doing right now”. This question led me to His understanding that “I live off of His intercession in repentance”. These two passages in Luke amplify His understanding and I will use the words of the text to bear witness to His living word spoken to me nearly three years past, as well as, this morning.
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The word, WORD in the bible is derived of many origins, perspectives, motivations, and states of being. Some human, most not. Some intellectual, most not. Though the words can be written, understanding is not available to all who can read, and though they can be heard, understanding only comes to those with ears to hear what the Spirit is saying.
If the Rhema is not sought of the Logos you are more than likely lost and without understanding. Eating and bearing the fruit of the forbidden tree. Maybe this is a real important Ponder Stop?
I offer encouragement to WORD UP!
Repentance and forgiveness are not the same thing.
Everyone in this world is forgiven! The Debt has been canceled!
Not everyone who has been forgiven this debt lives in repentance seeking to follow with, after and behind the intercession of the Spirit of Truth.