Category Archives: faith

July 3rd- one remarkable additional concept here is that His strength is an unusual strength

Isaiah 40: 29 He gives strength to the weary, And to him who lacks might He increases power. 30 Though youths grow weary and tired, And vigorous young men stumble badly, 31 Yet those who wait for the LORD Will … Continue reading

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July 1st- It seems that whenever we undertake a significant work for the Lord, spiritual attack comes our way.

Isaiah 36: 4Then Rabshakeh said to them, “Say now to Hezekiah, ‘Thus says the great king, the king of Assyria, “What is this confidence that you have? 5“I say, ‘Your counsel and strength for the war are only empty words.’ … Continue reading

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June 26th-Our trials and tribulations, which should cause us to turn and run into God’s arms, often have a very different effect.

Isaiah 19: 3 “Then the spirit of the Egyptians will be demoralized within them; And I will confound their strategy, So that they will resort to idols and ghosts of the dead And to mediums and spiritists. Human nature has … Continue reading

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June 25th-This is a simple but tough principle; prayer in a position of pride effectively is no prayer at all.

Isaiah 16: 12 So it will come about when Moab presents himself, When he wearies himself upon his high place And comes to his sanctuary to pray, That he will not prevail. This is a simple but tough principle; prayer … Continue reading

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June 23rd- this passage begins with “in that day”, but, let us ask ourselves: “Why wait?”

Isaiah 12: 4 And in that day you will say, “Give thanks to the LORD, call on His name. Make known His deeds among the peoples; Make them remember that His name is exalted.” 5 Praise the LORD in song, … Continue reading

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June 17th- it still comes down to this: it is still about obedience.

Ecclesiastes 12: 13The conclusion, when all has been heard, is: fear God and keep His commandments, because this applies to every person. 14For God will bring every act to judgment, everything which is hidden, whether it is good or evil. … Continue reading

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June 16th- even though we may have trials in our lives, the Lord wants us to live our lives with joy, and, a we have a reminder of how great a father’s love can be.

Ecclesiastes 8: 15So I commended pleasure, for there is nothing good for a man under the sun except to eat and to drink and to be merry, and this will stand by him in his toils throughout the days of … Continue reading

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June 13th-“I hear you.” is simply a basic acknowledgement; when we finally UNDERSTAND something, we will say “I see”.

To close our time with Job, we offer the old Seatrain tune, “Song of Job” Job 42: 5 “I have heard of You by the hearing of the ear; But now my eye sees You; 6 Therefore I retract, And … Continue reading

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June 10th-While Elihu claims to be speaking for God, he still admits that listening for God’s voice is an enigma for us all.

Job 33: 14 “Indeed God speaks once, Or twice, yet no one notices it. 15 “In a dream, a vision of the night, When sound sleep falls on men, While they slumber in their beds, 16 Then He opens the … Continue reading

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June 8th- How would our lives be different if we viewed our own conversations with the same three perspectives as Job?

Job 27: 3 For as long as life is in me, And the breath of God is in my nostrils, 4 My lips certainly will not speak unjustly, Nor will my tongue mutter deceit. 5 “Far be it from me … Continue reading

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