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November 19th- If we can focus on things that bring good to others, we too benefit, perhaps not temporally, but eternally.

1 Corinthians 10: 23All things are lawful, but not all things are profitable. All things are lawful, but not all things edify. 24Let no one seek his own good, but that of his neighbor. Again, we look at our actions … Continue reading

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November 20th-There is great earthly satisfaction and heavenly reward when we find and use those gifts to the utmost

1 Corinthians 1:8For to one is given the word of wisdom through the Spirit, and to another the word of knowledge according to the same Spirit; 9to another faith by the same Spirit, and to another gifts of healing by … Continue reading

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October 16th-Are some of our very best efforts to shine our light perceived as ineffectual?

John 1: 5The Light shines in the darkness, and the darkness did not comprehend it. From the very beginning, darkness did not understand light. Is it any wonder then that some of our very best efforts to shine our light … Continue reading

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October 3rd-What would it be like if we could respond to God’s call like John did?

Luke 1: 76 “And you, child, will be called the prophet of the Most High; For you will go on BEFORE THE LORD TO PREPARE HIS WAYS; 77 To give to His people the knowledge of salvation By the forgiveness … Continue reading

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August 30th-The Lord repeats this first step throughout the Word, over and over.

Amos 5: 11 Therefore because you impose heavy rent on the poor And exact a tribute of grain from them, Though you have built houses of well-hewn stone, Yet you will not live in them; You have planted pleasant vineyards, … Continue reading

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August 14th-As critical a part as we could ever play in another person’s life, if we fail to connect them with the One who purchased their eternity, we have fallen short.

Ezekiel 36: 22“Therefore say to the house of Israel, ‘Thus says the Lord GOD, “It is not for your sake, O house of Israel, that I am about to act, but for My holy name, which you have profaned among … Continue reading

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July 28th-the most “qualified” person for a task is the one who will wholeheartedly pursue it

Jeremiah 52: 16But Nebuzaradan the captain of the guard left some of the poorest of the land to be vinedressers and plowmen. The poorest people are left to do this work. But “poorest” does not necessarily relate to whether or … Continue reading

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