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Humble Persistence…

Read Genesis 32 Focus on verse 26-29 This event of Jacob wrestling with what is presumed to be the angel of the Lord, might describe how persistence in prayer can help us to find the blessing God desires to give … Continue reading

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The Way of the World…

Read Genesis 27 Focus on verse 41 In Genesis three Cain hated Abel because God blessed Abel – he was jealous so he killed his brother. It would seem that the feelings Esau has toward Jacob in this chapter, are … Continue reading

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Trust…

Read Genesis 13 Focus on verses 8-9 Abram was a wealthy guy! Not just in flocks and herds, but with silver and gold. Apparently he was a good businessman, and he walked in the blessing and provision of God. So … Continue reading

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A Father’s Blessings…

Read Genesis 9:18- 28 Focus on verses 25-27 A father has the power to bless or to curse his children. One need not look far in our culture to find examples of both. The difference it makes in the lives … Continue reading

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Negative Morality…

Read Isaiah 5 Focus on verse 20 Many years ago, before the technological advances of digital photography, I had the opportunity to learn how to process photographs the old fashioned way in what we called a “dark room”. This required … Continue reading

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Curses…

Read Psalm 129 Focus on verse 5   When I hear the word “curse” my first thought usually brings to mind the use of foul language or “curse words” as they are often called. In my home growing up as … Continue reading

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A Blessed Life

Read Psalm 128 Focus on verse 4 In America today it would seem that the common understanding of a blessed life would be equated with financial success. If a person can make enough money fast enough and save enough to … Continue reading

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