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Unjust Suffering

Life isn’t always fair and it isn’t always easy. Continue reading

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God Helps Those Who Cannot Help Themselves

It is commonly thought that the idea “God helps those who help themselves” is found in Scripture. It is not. In complete contrast, this scripture could easily be paraphrased: “God helps those who cannot help themselves.” Continue reading

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Wounded (Feb 13)

February 13 Wounded Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalms 25:1-7 | Exodus 35:1 – 36:38 | Matthew 27:32-66 | Proverbs 9:7-8 Today’s Scripture Focus: Matthew 27:32-66 “And when they had mocked him, they stripped him of the robe and put his own … Continue reading

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Stored Up Goodness (Feb 25)

February 25 Stored Up Goodness Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalm 31:19-24 | Leviticus 16:29 – 18:30 | Mark 7:24- 8:10 | Proverbs 10:15-16 Today’s Scripture Focus: Psalm 31:19-24 How great is your goodness which you have stored up for those who … Continue reading

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Unjust Suffering (Nov 24)

November 24 Unjust Suffering Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalm 129:1-8 | Ezekiel 47:1 – 48:35 | 1 Peter 2:11-3:17 | Proverbs 28:12-13 Today’s Scripture Focus: 1 Peter 2:11 – 3:17 “But if when you do good and suffer for it you … Continue reading

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Generous Hearts (Dec 24)

Generous Hearts Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalm 145:14-21 | Zechariah 6:1-7:14 | Revelation 15:1-8 | Proverbs 30:24-28 Today’s Scripture Focus: Zechariah 6-7 “Was it really for me that you fasted?” “This is what the Lord Almighty says: ‘Administer true justice; show … Continue reading

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Purer Than Gold (Aug 27)

August 27 Purer Than Gold Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalms 94:1-11 | Job 23:1-27:23 | 2 Corinthians 1:12-2:11 | Proverbs 22:5-6 Today’s Scripture Focus: Job 23-27 “But he knows the way I take; When he has tested me, I will come … Continue reading

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Contrast (Mar 7)

Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalm 36:1-12 | Numbers 8:1 – 9:23 | Mark 13:14-37 | Proverbs 10:29-30 Today’s Scripture Focus: Psalm 36 “Your love, Lord, reaches to the heavens, your faithfulness to the skies. Your righteousness is like the highest mountains, … Continue reading

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Wounded (Feb 13)

Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalms 25:1-7 | Exodus 35:1 – 36:38 | Matthew 27:32-66 | Proverbs 9:7-8 Today’s Scripture Focus: Matthew 27:32-66 “And when they had mocked him, they stripped him of the robe and put his own clothes on him … Continue reading

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Can We Find Anyone Like This? (Jan 20)

Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalm 12:1-8 | Genesis 41:17 – 42:17 | Matthew 13:24-26 | Proverbs 4:1-6 Today’s Scripture Focus: Genesis 41:17 – 42:17 “So Pharaoh asked them, “Can we find anyone like this man, one in whom is the spirit … Continue reading

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