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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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A Willing Heart…

Read Genesis 22 Focus of verse 8 I am reminded this evening of a time when my wife had a difficult decision to make. She had been asked to do something she really did not want to do, but knew … Continue reading

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Grace & Favor…

Read Genesis 6 Focus on verses 8-9 “Noah found favor in the eyes of the Lord”. (v. 8) I am tempted to think that Noah found favor with the Lord because of his righteous behavior, because he was blameless, but … 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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Obstinate People…

Read 3 John Focus on verse 9-10 Obstinate People… Leadership would be easy if one didn’t have to deal with people. If every group of people has at least one obstinate person, and you find yourself in a group of … Continue reading

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Angel of Light…

Read 2 Corinthians 11                                                                          … Continue reading

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No Excuses…

Read 1 Corinthians 10 Focus on verse 13 When our boys were younger they periodically chose to try to get away with doing things that they knew they were not allowed to do. That in itself was not all that … Continue reading

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