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Love and Obedience (Dec 6)

John makes several connections repeatedly throughout his letters. He repeatedly connects love for God to our obedience—especially obedience to the two great commandments (to love God and to love our neighbor). “This is love for God: to obey his commands. And his commands are not burdensome” 1 John 5:3. Continue reading

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Love and Obedience (Dec 6)

December 6 Love and Obedience Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalm 136:1-9 | Hosea 4:1-5:15 | 2 John 1-13 | Proverbs 29:9-11 Today’s Scripture Focus: 2 John 1-13 “And this is love that we walk in obedience to his commands. As you … Continue reading

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Love in Action (Dec 3)

December 3 Love in Action Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalm 135:1-7 | Dan 11:2-35 | 1 John 3:7-24 | Proverbs 29:1 Today’s Scripture Focus: 1 John 3:7-24 This is how we know what love is: Jesus Christ laid down his life … Continue reading

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Who Is My Neighbor? (Apr 3)

Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalm 47:5-9 | Deut 23:1-25:19 | Luke 10:13-37 | Prov 12:12-14 “Which of these three do you think was a neighbor to the man who fell into the hands of robbers? ”The expert in the law replied, … Continue reading

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Love and Obedience (Dec 6)

Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalm 136:1-9 | Hosea 4:1-5:15 | 2 John 1-13 | Proverbs 29:9-11 Today’s Scripture Focus: 2 John 1-13 “And this is love that we walk in obedience to his commands. As you have heard from the beginning, … Continue reading

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Love and Obedience (Dec 6)

Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalm 136:1-9 | Hosea 4:1-5:15 | 2 John 1-13 | Proverbs 29:9-11 Today’s Scripture Focus: 2 John 1-13 “And this is love that we walk in obedience to his commands. As you have heard from the beginning, … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes (Daily Devotional for Aug 18)

Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalms 89:38-45  | Esther 1:1-3:15  | 1 Cor. 11:17-34 | Proverbs 21:19-20 Today’s Scripture Focus:Esther 1-3  Esther 2:16-17 (NIV)  She was taken to King Xerxes in the royal residence in the tenth month, the month of Tebeth, in the seventh … Continue reading

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