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Reflections on I Kings 6-7

Solomon builds the temple for the Lord.  Note: God’s Presence – God chooses to dwell in the temple Solomon built (6:13). He chooses to dwell among the people of Israel.  Today the church is God’s temple, and he dwells among … Continue reading

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Reflections on I Kings 3-5

Solomon asks for wisdom and prepares to build the temple. Love the Lord – Solomon loves the Lord and walks in the ways of the Lord like David did (3:3). How is your love for the Lord?  How does your … Continue reading

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Reflections on I Kings 1-2

David makes Solomon the next king and charges him to be faithful to God. Exalting Oneself – Adonijah exalted himself as the next king only to be humbled when David made Solomon king. Later Adonijah tried a new scheme to … Continue reading

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Psalm 119 Reflections

Which psalm or verse especially reflects your heart today?  Use those words to talk to the Lord. Heart – The psalmist seeks the Lord with his whole heart (v2, 10). His heart is in awe of God’s Word (161).  He … Continue reading

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Psalm 119 Reflections

Which psalm or verse especially reflects your heart today?  Use those words to talk to the Lord. Delight in Word – Again and again the Psalmist speaks of his delight in the Word. Because of his delight, he meditates on … Continue reading

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Classic Quote

Any teaching which does not square with Scripture is to be rejected, even if it snows miracles every day.  – Martin Luther

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Revelation Quote

We are called to awesome worship and a new realization of the seriousness of the issues addressed in this book.  We had better pay the closest possible attention to the warnings and promises of this book. – Grant R. Osborne … Continue reading

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Revelation Quote

The Christians were a pitiably small remnant, persecuted by mighty foes.  To all outward appearance their situation was hopeless.  But it is only as Christ is seen for what He really is that anything else can be seen in its … Continue reading

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Revelation Quote

In 1:9-20, the risen Christ appears in glory to capture the imagination and constrain the obedience of John’s audience, and we are part of that audience.  The risen Christ in glory summons forth obedience from his churches. – James M. … Continue reading

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Revelation Quote

The essential thing about a priest is that he mediates. He speaks to God on behalf of men and to men on behalf of God. Believers are assigned this responsible task by their God. They are to pray to God … Continue reading

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