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December 1st- here we are again are being reminded that serving others does indeed benefit us in the long run, especially in the eternal run.

Philippians 2:3Do nothing from selfishness or empty conceit, but with humility of mind regard one another as more important than yourselves; 4do not merely look out for your own personal interests, but also for the interests of others. Not an … Continue reading

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November 2nd-a longer look back will reveal just how far the Lord has brought us from our sin-filled past.

Acts 16: 31They said, “Believe in the Lord Jesus, and you will be saved, you and your household.” 32And they spoke the word of the Lord to him together with all who were in his house. 33And he took them … Continue reading

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October 4th-This may seem to be a difficult concept, but it certainly seems that God had instilled in His Son a thirst for Godly knowledge and wisdom.

Luke 2: 39When they had performed everything according to the Law of the Lord, they returned to Galilee, to their own city of Nazareth. 40The Child continued to grow and become strong, increasing in wisdom; and the grace of God … Continue reading

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September 15th- in the words of St Francis of Assisi, “preach the Gospel, if necessary, use words.”

Matthew 10: 32“Therefore everyone who confesses Me before men, I will also confess him before My Father who is in heaven. 33“But whoever denies Me before men, I will also deny him before My Father who is in heaven. As … Continue reading

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September 10th-We must try to approach the Lord from the best position possible if we expect our petitioning to have an effect

Malachi 2: 13“This is another thing you do: you cover the altar of the LORD with tears, with weeping and with groaning, because He no longer regards the offering or accepts it with favor from your hand. 14“Yet you say, … Continue reading

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August 28th- keeping in mind that our children are always watching, has the added benefit of giving us a heightened sense of responsibility for our actions.

Joel 1: 3 Tell your sons about it, And let your sons tell their sons, And their sons the next generation. This is the way teaching is to be done. Teaching your children is a Biblically sound practice. One of … Continue reading

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August 25th-It is understood that parenting will involve teaching God’s law to our children.

Hosea 4: 6 My people are destroyed for lack of knowledge. Because you have rejected knowledge, I also will reject you from being My priest. Since you have forgotten the law of your God, I also will forget your children. … Continue reading

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