Category Archives: grace

March 22nd-The kindness and integrity that Ruth displayed were soon rewarded

Ruth 3:10 Then he said, “May you be blessed of the LORD, my daughter. You have shown your last kindness to be better than the first by not going after young men, whether poor or rich. 11“Now, my daughter, do … Continue reading

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January 16th-Jacob wisely sends his sons well prepared, but also puts it all in God’s hands.

Genesis 43:11 Then their father Israel said to them, “If it must be so, then do this: take some of the best products of the land in your bags, and carry down to the man as a present, a little … Continue reading

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January 15th-And, God stayed by his side, using him in remarkable ways.

Genesis 39:21 But the LORD was with Joseph and extended kindness to him, and gave him favor in the sight of the chief jailer. Repeatedly, we see Joseph, regardless of his situation, showing what we would call the fruits of … Continue reading

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December 15th-Paul’s words serve to keep the peace among friends and even family who are now divided by their faith.

Hebrews 13: 1Let love of the brethren continue. Paul encourages the Hebrews to love one another, which , on the surface seems like a typical phrase seen elsewhere in the Word. But, looking a bit deeper, he is talking to … Continue reading

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December 13th-the simple answer is His love; a love so great it leads to the full expression in John 3:16.

Hebrews 7: 25Therefore He is able also to save forever those who draw near to God through Him, since He always lives to make intercession for them. 26For it was fitting for us to have such a high priest, holy, … Continue reading

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November 25th-“Upon whose strength would I rather rely, mine, or the Lord’s?”

2 Corinthians 12: 9And He has said to me, “My grace is sufficient for you, for power is perfected in weakness.” Most gladly, therefore, I will rather boast about my weaknesses, so that the power of Christ may dwell in … Continue reading

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November 10th-Only the blood atonement of Jesus Christ will justify us before God.

Romans 3:19Now we know that whatever the Law says, it speaks to those who are under the Law, so that every mouth may be closed and all the world may become accountable to God; 20because by the works of the … Continue reading

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