Category Archives: stand in the gap

May 19th- for us, the question is “when was the last time I gave words of encouragement to my pastor?”

2 Chronicles 35: 2 He set the priests in their offices and encouraged them in the service of the house of the LORD. 3He also said to the Levites who taught all Israel and who were holy to the LORD, … Continue reading

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May 1st-the men of valor held a position of honor in their society.

1 Chronicles 8:40The sons of Ulam were mighty men of valor, archers, and had many sons and grandsons, 150 of them. All these were of the sons of Benjamin. We remember the story of David and Jonathan, how archery was … Continue reading

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April 30th-this one, Jehozadak. He alone went with the people into captivity,

1 Chronicles 6: 15and Jehozadak went along when the LORD carried Judah and Jerusalem away into exile by Nebuchadnezzar. We are told throughout this chapter of the genealogies of the priests of Israel. Only briefly does the author go into … Continue reading

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April 18th- he would not join the other prophets, please the king, and, in so doing, perpetuate a lie.

1 Kings 22: 13Then the messenger who went to summon Micaiah spoke to him saying, “Behold now, the words of the prophets are uniformly favorable to the king. Please let your word be like the word of one of them, … Continue reading

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January 14th- it is simply our call to be ready to give an accounting for our faith.

Genesis 37:21But Reuben heard this and rescued him out of their hands and said, “Let us not take his life.” 22Reuben further said to them, “Shed no blood. Throw him into this pit that is in the wilderness, but do … Continue reading

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July 2nd-King Hezekiah’s first response to the bad news is to approach the Lord for His help and guidance

Isaiah 371And when King Hezekiah heard it, he tore his clothes, covered himself with sackcloth and entered the house of the LORD. King Hezekiah’s first response to the bad news is to approach the Lord for His help and guidance. … Continue reading

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May 19th- for us, the question is “when was the last time I gave words of encouragement to my pastor?”

2 Chronicles 35: 2 He set the priests in their offices and encouraged them in the service of the house of the LORD. 3He also said to the Levites who taught all Israel and who were holy to the LORD, … Continue reading

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