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Consequences…

Read Genesis 38 Focus on verse 20-23 Today’s chapter reads like a soap opera that could make The Young and the Restless seem like a children’s story in comparison. The story line is as follows: Judah gets married and has … Continue reading

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God Sees All…

Read Genesis 31 Focus on verse 32 Rachel may have been beautiful, but it seems she was also the daughter of her father Laban. She had likely observed how deceptively Laban had treated Jacob, and it would appear she was … Continue reading

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Loss of Innocence…

Read Genesis 3 Focus on verse 3-6 We like to think of young children as “innocent” because they do not yet know enough to know what is “right” and what is “wrong”. As they grow and learn to communicate with … Continue reading

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Choices…

Read 2 Thessalonians 1 Focus on verse 9-10 Every day we make choices. Some are good choices – that benefit us and others, some are of little consequence – having little if any lasting effect, and of course, every now … Continue reading

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Reward of Rebellion…

Read Romans 2 Focus on verse 5 Yesterday we discussed the attitude of defiance, and how a defiant attitude is often the cause of a brutal response by those in authority. This is closely related to today’s topic of rebellion … Continue reading

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Believe it or Not!

Read John 5 Focus on verse 28-29 I remember as a young man in my teens encountering information about a carnival act named Ripley’s Believe it or Not! At this booth one could spend a ticket to gain entrance to … Continue reading

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Target practice…

Read Luke 14 Focus on verse 28-30 There are two ways of looking at success. There are times in the past when I have laid out a detailed plan and then attempted to follow it. In other cases I have … Continue reading

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