Jezus ontving hen en vertelde hun over het Koninkrijk van God. En Hij genas de mensen die genezing nodig hadden. Lukas 9:11

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A Culture of Complacency

This verse is part of a passage in Revelation where Jesus is speaking to the church in Laodicea. It appears to be a somewhat harsh rebuke in regard to the culture of that church, as Jesus says He will spit out the congregation on account of their lukewarm behaviour. But it’s important to note that Jesus also says to them that He only disciplines those He loves. The Roman city of Laodicea was a wealthy commercial hub, so self-sufficient that the inhabitants had refused imperial assistance when the...Read more...