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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 18th- do we look upon our trials as a test of our faith? And, do we respond accordingly?

2 Chronicles 32: 31Even in the matter of the envoys of the rulers of Babylon, who sent to him to inquire of the wonder that had happened in the land, God left him alone only to test him, that He … Continue reading

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May 16th- The concept of backsliding is here introduced, and it carries today for each of us a personal message.

2 Chronicles 26: 3Uzziah was sixteen years old when he became king, and he reigned fifty-two years in Jerusalem; and his mother’s name was Jechiliah of Jerusalem. 4He did right in the sight of the LORD according to all that … Continue reading

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May 14th-Making that first, primary, all-important step towards the Lord; it’s a discipline we can and should develop.

14Then in the midst of the assembly the Spirit of the LORD came upon Jahaziel the son of Zechariah, the son of Benaiah, the son of Jeiel, the son of Mattaniah, the Levite of the sons of Asaph; 15and he … Continue reading

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May 11th-we are always in a position where God is nearby and all we need do is reach out to Him. He is indeed, the God of second chances.

2 Chronicles 12: 12And when he humbled himself, the anger of the LORD turned away from him, so as not to destroy him completely; and also conditions were good in Judah. The Hebrew story is repetitive, and presents a theme … Continue reading

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May 2nd-Waiting on the Lord: it is a true measure of faith, and not one easily acquired.

1 Chronicles 10: 13 So Saul died for his trespass which he committed against the LORD, because of the word of the LORD which he did not keep; and also because he asked counsel of a medium, making inquiry of … Continue reading

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April 29th- could we aspire to a faith strong enough to gain us a place in a history text, even if it be a nameless part of a group?

1 Chronicles 5: 18The sons of Reuben and the Gadites and the half-tribe of Manasseh, consisting of valiant men, men who bore shield and sword and shot with bow and were skillful in battle, were 44,760, who went to war. … Continue reading

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