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February 3rd-We are so much more blessed to have all our transgressions atoned for with a receipt from the Lord marked “paid in full by Jesus Christ”.

Leviticus 5:7‘But if he cannot afford a lamb, then he shall bring to the LORD his guilt offering for that in which he has sinned, two turtledoves or two young pigeons, one for a sin offering and the other for … Continue reading

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February 2nd-Just as the Priests were directed to prepare the best for the Lord, we too should offer the best, our best, to the Lord.

Leviticus 3: 16‘The priest shall offer them up in smoke on the altar as food, an offering by fire for a soothing aroma; all fat is the LORD’S. Long-since frowned upon and fallen out of favor in today’s society, the … Continue reading

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January 17th-Scripture does not say what the sacrifices were, but it is noteworthy that he did indeed make offerings to the Lord, especially considering this time of famine in the land.

Genesis 46:1 So Israel set out with all that he had, and came to Beersheba, and offered sacrifices to the God of his father Isaac. 2God spoke to Israel in visions of the night and said, “Jacob, Jacob.” And he … Continue reading

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January 10th-What a habit to develop in our own lives: simply praising Him first when we have been blessed.

Gen 24:22 When the camels had finished drinking, the man took a gold ring weighing a half-shekel and two bracelets for her wrists weighing ten shekels in gold, 23and said, “Whose daughter are you? Please tell me, is there room … Continue reading

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December 6th-How often is it that we pray for our leaders, and, when we do, we focus on their shortcomings?

1 Timothy 2: 1First of all, then, I urge that entreaties and prayers, petitions and thanksgivings, be made on behalf of all men, 2for kings and all who are in authority, so that we may lead a tranquil and quiet … Continue reading

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December 2nd- choosing to be joyful, leaving the misery aside.

Philippians 4: 8Finally, brethren, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is of good repute, if there is any excellence and if anything worthy of praise, dwell on these things. Paul … Continue reading

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November 28th-what better concern for someone could we raise before God than that they would answer His calling?

Ephesians 1: 15For this reason I too, having heard of the faith in the Lord Jesus which exists among you and your love for all the saints, 16do not cease giving thanks for you, while making mention of you in … Continue reading

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