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The Savior’s Example, Part 2

He will not quarrel (strive, argue) or cry aloud (shout), nor will anyone hear his voice in the streets; a bruised (battered) reed he will not break, and a smoldering wick he will not quench. – Matthew 12:19-20a ESV (NKJV/CSB/others) … Continue reading

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The Shepherd’s Care

He will tend (feed) his flock like a shepherd; he will gather the lambs in his arms; he will carry them in his bosom, and gently lead those that are with young. – Isaiah 40:11 ESV (KJV)  Isaiah gives us … Continue reading

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Trust and Turn

Even if we do not understand what God is doing, we can believe that he is still at work. Trusting in the sovereign goodness of God will help us turn our attention to others in love rather than focusing on … Continue reading

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The Shepherd’s Care

He will tend (feed) his flock like a shepherd; he will gather the lambs in his arms; he will carry them in his bosom, and gently lead those that are with young. – Isaiah 40:11 ESV (KJV) Isaiah gives us … Continue reading

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Passion Points

Here are some good posts for your weekend reading: The Unexpected God: How He Meets Us in Disappointment – Brian Tabb (DG) Unmet expectations. They are the constant thieves of our happiness and contentment. One of the greatest evidences of … Continue reading

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Isaiah 40-48: Behold Your God

(44-45) Israel is going to be taken captive by the Babylonians.  Who is God going to raise up, and for what purpose (44:28-45:6)? God predicted this over 170 years before it happened.  How would this encourage the people of Israel?  … Continue reading

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Passion Points

Here are some good posts for your weekend reading: What Is It Like to Enjoy God? – John Piper (DG) The enjoyment of God is the enjoyment of a Person — not just the enjoyment of a thing, or an idea, … Continue reading

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Q&A#5: More Verses

Q/A#5 Q: What is the moral character of God? A: The moral character of God consists of his perfect love and holiness together, displayed in his mercy, grace, patience, faithfulness, righteousness, justice, and wrath. Memory Verses Beloved, let us love … Continue reading

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Q&A#5: Loving and Holy

Q/A#5 Q: What is the moral character of God? A: The moral character of God consists of his perfect love and holiness together, displayed in his mercy, grace, patience, faithfulness, righteousness, justice, and wrath. Beloved, let us love one another, … Continue reading

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Intent

The intent of a daily devotional time is to gather regularly and intimately with God. – Philip Nation in Habits for Our Holiness  

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