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April 12th-while we consider understanding a function of the brain, he wants it to reflect his heart

1 Kings 3: 5In Gibeon the LORD appeared to Solomon in a dream at night; and God said, “Ask what you wish me to give you.” 6Then Solomon said, “You have shown great lovingkindness to Your servant David my father, … Continue reading

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April 6th-What we have to ask ourselves as Christians is what does behavior such as this say about God’s influence in our lives to other believers?

2 Samuel 11: 2 Now when evening came David arose from his bed and walked around on the roof of the king’s house, and from the roof saw a woman bathing; and the woman was very beautiful in appearance. 3So … Continue reading

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April 3rd-Like David, do not be afraid to share from your heart.

2 Samuel 3: 31Then David said to Joab and to all the people who were with him, “Tear your clothes and gird on sackcloth and lament before Abner.” And King David walked behind the bier…….And all the people wept again … Continue reading

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March 28th- Forasmuch as talents, skills, and personalities are important, the heart, known only by God, is the very wellspring of life.

1 Samuel 16: 6When they entered, he looked at Eliab and thought, “Surely the LORD’S anointed is before Him.” 7But the LORD said to Samuel, “Do not look at his appearance or at the height of his stature, because I … Continue reading

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March 27th-Here is an example of a tyrannical leader proclaiming an unjust law and the people rising up, saying it should not and will not be enforced.

1 Samuel 14: 24Now the men of Israel were hard-pressed on that day, for Saul had put the  people under oath, saying, “Cursed be the man who eats food before evening, and until I have avenged myself on my enemies.” … Continue reading

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March 2nd-These then are even more abhorrent to the Lord than any of the other sins described.

Deuteronomy 25:13 “You shall not have in your bag differing weights, a large and a small. 14“You shall not have in your house differing measures, a large and a small. 15“You shall have a full and just weight; you shall … Continue reading

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February 27th-our hearts are indeed more important than our actions.

Deuteronomy 15:8 but you shall freely open your hand to him, and shall generously lend him sufficient for his need in whatever he lacks. 9“Beware that there is no base thought in your heart, saying, ‘The seventh year, the year … Continue reading

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