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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 13th-A regular place. A regular time. A habit. A habit of time with God, learning to walk.

Genesis 33:18Now Jacob came safely to the city of Shechem, which is in the land of Canaan, when he came from Paddan-aram, and camped before the city. 19He bought the piece of land where he had pitched his tent from … Continue reading

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December 18th-the very same power that healed the blind and the lepers, and even raised the dead, is available to heal our infirmities.

2 Peter 2: 4For if God did not spare angels when they sinned, but cast them into hell and committed them to pits of darkness, reserved for judgment; 5and did not spare the ancient world, but preserved Noah, a preacher … Continue reading

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December 17th-the whole of Scripture is a great lifelong learning experience.

1 Peter 1: 13Therefore, prepare your minds for action, keep sober in spirit, fix your hope completely on the grace to be brought to you at the revelation of Jesus Christ. We surely have heard this call to prepare our … Continue reading

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December 14th-Our focus needs to be on His sacrifice and our obedience to His will.

Hebrews 10: 8After saying above, “SACRIFICES AND OFFERINGS AND WHOLE BURNT OFFERINGS AND sacrifices FOR SIN YOU HAVE NOT DESIRED, NOR HAVE YOU TAKEN PLEASURE in them” (which are offered according to the Law), 9then He said, “BEHOLD, I HAVE … Continue reading

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December 11th- He was not the messiah they had expected, but his teaching still demanded their attention.

Hebrews 3:1Therefore, holy brethren, partakers of a heavenly calling, consider Jesus, the Apostle and High Priest of our confession; 2He was faithful to Him who appointed Him, as Moses also was in all His house. 3For He has been counted … Continue reading

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December 6th-How often is it that we pray for our leaders, and, when we do, we focus on their shortcomings?

1 Timothy 2: 1First of all, then, I urge that entreaties and prayers, petitions and thanksgivings, be made on behalf of all men, 2for kings and all who are in authority, so that we may lead a tranquil and quiet … Continue reading

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