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Wednesday in the Word

Wednesday in the Word

Seeing Clearly Through Mercy

Speaker
Aaron Yoder
Scripture
Romans 12:1, 21
Keywords
Mercy, Violence, Transformation, Anger
How did Paul go from perpetuating violence to being inspired by the Holy Spirit to write, “bless those who persecute you” (v14), “never avenge yourselves” (v19) and “conquer evil with good” (v21)?
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