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Confident Optimism

Read Numbers 34 Focus on verse 13 I find it is always a more positive experience when I am in the company of an optimist. Conversely, the company of a pessimist can bring down the countenance of a roomful of … Continue reading

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To Believe or Not to Believe…

Read Numbers 20 Focus v. 12 Belief is very closely related to faith and trust. If I do not trust you, I will likely be skeptical of what you tell me, even if what you tell me is true. Charles … Continue reading

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Peace in the Storm…

Read Numbers 6 Focus on verse 24-26 As I write this I find myself in place that I have not experienced thus far…in the path of a hurricane. Hurricane Irma has been rated as one of the largest fiercest hurricanes … Continue reading

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Census…

Read Exodus 30 Focus on verse 11-12 Whenever a government takes a census of the population, there is typically one major motivating factor…they think they need more taxes, and they are looking for ways to justify raising it. There are … Continue reading

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Memory Problems?

Read Exodus 15 Focus on verse 24 I remember when we lived up north and a long and cold winter would set in by early November with an abundance of snow, and we’d all be griping and complaining about the … Continue reading

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Just Keep Going…

Read Exodus 6 Focus on verse 10-12 “Rome was not built in a day” is a saying that is meant to encourage when it seems that there is little progress evident when much effort has been spent. In other words, … Continue reading

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Dream On…

Read Genesis 43 Focus on verse 26 When I was in elementary school, I remember at least one time when my teacher had written in my report card to my parents, “…he tends to day-dream a lot.” Somehow I don’t … Continue reading

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