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June 4th- he knows in his heart who may approach the Lord.

Job 13: 15 “Though He slay me, I will hope in Him. Nevertheless I will argue my ways before Him. 16 “This also will be my salvation, For a godless man may not come before His presence. Job has hope … Continue reading

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April 5th-we should look for someone to bless, even anonymously, beyond their ability to bless us in return.

2 Samuel 9: 3The king said, “Is there not yet anyone of the house of Saul to whom I may show the kindness of God?” And Ziba said to the king, “There is still a son of Jonathan who is … Continue reading

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January 19th-Just how do these evil people get into positions of power?

Exodus 1:8 Now a new king arose over Egypt, who did not know Joseph……..15Then the king of Egypt spoke to the Hebrew midwives, one of whom was named Shiphrah and the other was named Puah; 16and he said, “When you … Continue reading

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January 18th-“If we knew what we had before it was gone…….”

Genesis 50:7 So Joseph went up to bury his father, and with him went up all the servants of Pharaoh, the elders of his household and all the elders of the land of Egypt, 8and all the household of Joseph … Continue reading

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January 16th-Jacob wisely sends his sons well prepared, but also puts it all in God’s hands.

Genesis 43:11 Then their father Israel said to them, “If it must be so, then do this: take some of the best products of the land in your bags, and carry down to the man as a present, a little … Continue reading

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January 15th-And, God stayed by his side, using him in remarkable ways.

Genesis 39:21 But the LORD was with Joseph and extended kindness to him, and gave him favor in the sight of the chief jailer. Repeatedly, we see Joseph, regardless of his situation, showing what we would call the fruits of … Continue reading

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December 7th-most of this could be avoided if those on both sides would only reconcile themselves to Jesus

1 Timothy 5: 8But if anyone does not provide for his own, and especially for those of his household, he has denied the faith and is worse than an unbeliever. 1 Timothy 6: 17Instruct those who are rich in this … Continue reading

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December 5th-The actions are directed at various people in different situations, but the last one, patience, is for all situations

1 Thessalonians 514We urge you, brethren, admonish the unruly, encourage the fainthearted, help the weak, be patient with everyone. Paul describes some of the desirable Christian behaviors and these for the most part are actions. The actions are directed at … Continue reading

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November 22nd-How well do our lives describe the Lord?

2 Corinthians 3: 2You are our letter, written in our hearts, known and read by all men; 3being manifested that you are a letter of Christ, cared for by us, written not with ink but with the Spirit of the … Continue reading

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October 10th-If we humble ourselves, we elevate the position of others.

Luke 14: 8“When you are invited by someone to a wedding feast, do not take the place of honor, for someone more distinguished than you may have been invited by him, 9and he who invited you both will come and … Continue reading

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