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June 11th-Elihu continues in his speech against Job, here directing those around them to Job’s lack of knowledge, his rebellion.

[perhaps Job felt like running away. There is nowhere to run, but into the arms of the Lord] Job 35: 35 ‘Job speaks without knowledge, And his words are without wisdom. 36 ‘Job ought to be tried to the limit, … Continue reading

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June 9th- They have missed the point and Job relates how the Lord has made it easy for them: fear the Lord, depart from evil.

Job 28:24 “For He looks to the ends of the earth And sees everything under the heavens. 25 “When He imparted weight to the wind And meted out the waters by measure, 26 When He set a limit for the … Continue reading

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June 6th-How much more secure in our faith should we then be, with the added knowledge of our risen Savior?

Job 19: 25 “As for me, I know that my Redeemer lives, And at the last He will take His stand on the earth. Through it all, Job knows his Redeemer lives. And, He will come again at the end. … Continue reading

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June 5th-Throughout Job’s lamentations, and the criticisms he hears from his friends, are interspersed these rays of hope

Job 17: 9 “Nevertheless the righteous will hold to his way, And he who has clean hands will grow stronger and stronger. Throughout Job’s lamentations, and the criticisms he hears from his friends, are interspersed these rays of hope, as … Continue reading

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June 4th- he knows in his heart who may approach the Lord.

Job 13: 15 “Though He slay me, I will hope in Him. Nevertheless I will argue my ways before Him. 16 “This also will be my salvation, For a godless man may not come before His presence. Job has hope … Continue reading

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June 1st-When things are at their worst, God is at His best.

Job 5: 8 “But as for me, I would seek God, And I would place my cause before God; 9 Who does great and unsearchable things, Wonders without number. Job is getting words of wisdom from some friends, who may … Continue reading

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May 31st- Maintaining our faith through those extremely tough times is a hallmark of our Christian walk.

Job 1: 20Then Job arose and tore his robe and shaved his head, and he fell to the ground and worshiped. 21He said, “Naked I came from my mother’s womb, And naked I shall return there. The LORD gave and … Continue reading

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