Category Archives: laboring with God

July 10th- Are we treating our offerings the same way we treat our prayers?

Isaiah 61: 8 For I, the LORD, love justice, I hate robbery in the burnt offering; And I will faithfully give them their recompense And make an everlasting covenant with them. The Lord loves justice and, conversely, despises iniquity. So, … Continue reading

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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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June 15th-why not keep this in mind when not only trying to accomplish something, but also when asking others to do so.

Ecclesiastes 4: 9Two are better than one because they have a good return for their labor. 10For if either of them falls, the one will lift up his companion. But woe to the one who falls when there is not … Continue reading

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June 14th-We should find satisfaction in toil, it is a gift of God

Ecclesiastes 1: 12I know that there is nothing better for them than to rejoice and to do good in one’s lifetime; 13moreover, that every man who eats and drinks sees good in all his labor—it is the gift of God. … Continue reading

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May 24th-pressing or urgent things may rule the day, but we also need to be ready for whatever else of importance may come our way.

  Nehemiah 4: 21So we carried on the work with half of them holding spears from dawn until the stars appeared. 22At that time I also said to the people, “Let each man with his servant spend the night within … Continue reading

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May 21st-a reminder to seek God diligently; we know not how we may be blessed along the journey

Ezra 7: 6This Ezra went up from Babylon, and he was a scribe skilled in the law of Moses, which the LORD God of Israel had given; and the king granted him all he requested because the hand of the … Continue reading

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May 7th-David was to begin using his gifts—writing and music, in this case— as God intended: to further His word.

1 Chronicles 28: 8“So now, in the sight of all Israel, the assembly of the LORD, and in the hearing of our God, observe and seek after all the commandments of the LORD your God so that you may possess … Continue reading

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