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Waiting in Delight (Mar 8)

Delight yourself in the Lord, trust in him, commit your way to him . . . and wait. These are the instructions given to the one who would be rewarded the “desires of his or her heart.” We would prefer to receive the “desires of our heart” right away, but often that is not the way it works. Continue reading

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Between Promise and Fulfillment (Feb 2)

The place between promise and fulfillment is a difficult place to be. And that is where the Children of Israel find themselves. God has promised them a land flowing with milk and honey, but it is hard to find either in the middle of the desert. There is often difficult territory between the promise and its fulfillment. Continue reading

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Waiting and Witnessing (Apr 29)

April 29 Waiting and Witnessing Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalm 61:5-8| Judges 9:22-10:18| Luke 24:13-53| Proverbs 14:11-12 Today’s Scripture Focus:   Luke 24 (NIV)      [48] You are witnesses of these things. [49] I am going to send you what my Father has promised; but … Continue reading

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Watching and Working (Feb 5)

February 5 Watching and Working Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalms 20:1-9 | Exodus 21:22 – 23:13 | Matthew 24:1-28 | Proverbs 7:6-23 Today’s Scripture Focus: Matthew 24:1-28 “Because of the increase in wickedness, the love of most will grow cold, but … Continue reading

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Waiting and Waiting and Waiting (March 16)

March 16 Waiting and Waiting and Waiting Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalm 40:1-5 | Numbers 24:1-25:18 | Luke 2:1-35 | Proverbs11:14 Today’s Scripture Focus: Psalm 40:1-5 “I waited and waited and waited for God. At last he looked; finally he listened. … Continue reading

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Waiting in Delight (Mar 8)

March 8 Waiting in Delight Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalm 37:1-11 | Numbers 10:1-11:23 | Mark 14:1-21 | Proverbs 10:31-32 Today’s Scripture Focus: Psalm 37:1-11 “Delight yourself in the LORD and he will give you the desires of your heart. Commit … Continue reading

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Waiting in Expectation (Jan 6)

January 6 Waiting in Expectation Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalm 5:1-3 | Gen 13:6 – 15:21 | Matt 5:27-48 | Proverbs 1:29 – 33 Today’s Scripture Focus: Psalm 5:1-3 In the morning, LORD, you hear my voice; in the morning I … Continue reading

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Who is Waiting? (Sept 19)

September 19 Who is Waiting Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalms 105:16-22 | Isaiah 30:12 – 33:12 | Galatians 5:1-12 | Proverbs 23:22 Today’s Scripture Focus: Isaiah 30:12 – 33:12 “Therefore the Lord waits to be gracious to you…blessed are all who … Continue reading

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Tired of Waiting (Sept 7)

September 7 Tired of Waiting Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalm 102:1-11 | Song 5:1-8:14 | 2 Corinthians 9:1-15 | Proverbs 22:24-25 Today’s Scripture Focus: Psalm 102:1-11 Do not hide your face from me when I am in distress. Turn your ear … Continue reading

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Waiting and Waiting and Waiting (Mar 16)

March 16 Waiting and Waiting and Waiting Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalm 40:1-5 | Numbers 24:1-25:18 | Luke 2:1-35 | Proverbs11:14 Today’s Scripture Focus: Psalm 40:1-5 “I waited and waited and waited for God. At last he looked; finally he listened. … Continue reading

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