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October 12th-There are two lessons in one teaching, as we so often see, present here

Luke 18: 4“For a while he was unwilling; but afterward he said to himself, ‘Even though I do not fear God nor respect man, 5yet because this widow bothers me, I will give her legal protection, otherwise by continually coming … Continue reading

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September 2nd-We are continually reminded how necessary prayer is for our nation, our leaders, and our posterity.

Micah 3: 9 Now hear this, heads of the house of Jacob And rulers of the house of Israel, Who abhor justice And twist everything that is straight, 10 Who build Zion with bloodshed And Jerusalem with violent injustice. 11 … Continue reading

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August 29th- those who are greedy will not simply be satisfied with acquiring wealth from others by whatever means they can,

Amos 1: 6 Thus says the LORD, “For three transgressions of Israel and for four I will not revoke its punishment, Because they sell the righteous for money And the needy for a pair of sandals. Here the Lord is … Continue reading

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August 10th-we see so many examples from the history of His people that teach us to respect and obey His commandments

Ezekiel 24: 13 “In your filthiness is lewdness. Because I would have cleansed you, Yet you are not clean, You will not be cleansed from your filthiness again Until I have spent My wrath on you. 14“I, the LORD, have … Continue reading

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August 9th-It’s a matter of knowing the person[s] involved, and He surely knows us better than anyone, even ourselves.

Ezekiel 22: 13“Behold, then, I smite My hand at your dishonest gain which you have acquired and at the bloodshed which is among you. 14“Can your heart endure, or can your hands be strong in the days that I will … Continue reading

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July 31st-How quick are we to we assume responsibility for our own actions?

Lamentations 5: 16 The crown has fallen from our head; Woe to us, for we have sinned! 17 Because of this our heart is faint, Because of these things our eyes are dim; At some previous points, the Israelites had … Continue reading

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July 20th- Sometimes our lack of obedience will cause us to learn our lessons the hard way.

Jeremiah 27:1In the beginning of the reign of Zedekiah the son of Josiah, king of Judah, this word came to Jeremiah from the LORD, saying— 2thus says the LORD to me—”Make for yourself bonds and yokes and put them on … Continue reading

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