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Distinguishing

Re: Verse reading– Acts 4:32-37; 1 Corinthians 12:12-27; Galatians 6:9-10; Hebrews 10:24-25 (day five) Acts 4 32 And the congregation of those who believed were of one heart and soul. There are many distinguishing marks of a person who has been given new … Continue reading

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How Do We Respond?

Re: Verse reading–Romans 13:1-7; 1 Timothy 2:1-4 (day four)  Is civil government autonomous from God?  Can they do what they want and we are commanded to obey?  Government is not equal to God, it is in subjection to Him.  If … Continue reading

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Are You My Neighbor?

Re: Verse reading–Exodus 20:13-17; Leviticus 19:16-18; Zechariah 7:8-10; Matthew 5:13-16 (day two)  “But he wanted to justify himself, so he asked Jesus, ‘And who is my neighbor?’” Luke 10:29 April and I have moved several times in our 15 years of … Continue reading

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Family Business

Re: Verse reading–Exodus 20:12; Luke 2:45-52; John 19:25-27 (day two)  And he said to them, “Why were you looking for me? Did you not know that I must about my father’s business? Luke 2:49 Did you know that Johann Sebastian Bach had 20 children, … Continue reading

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“Holy, Holly, Holy”

RE Verse reading–Ephesians 5:21-33 (day seven) “As the church submits to Christ, so also wives must submit to their husbands” v 24.  It is a Guthrie family story.  Holly used to be a church secretary.  One day she typed the … Continue reading

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Wherever He Leads, I’ll Go

Re: Verse reading–Exodus 39:32, 42-43; 40:1-2, 16-17, 32-38 (day two) And when the cloud was taken up from over the tabernacle, the children of Israel went onward in all their journeys: But if the cloud were not taken up, then … Continue reading

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Score

Re: Verse reading–Exodus 20:1-17 (day three) “And God spoke all these words.”  These Ten Commandments call us to a whole life; they cannot be separated from one another and mean the same thing that they mean together.  The man who will not … Continue reading

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New Year’s Day

Re: Verse reading–Exodus 12:1-14, 24-27, 13:8-9 (day seven) “This month is to be. . . the first month of your year.”–v 12:1. How do you celebrate New Year’s Day?  Football?  Family?  Fireworks?  The Hebrews had a different tradition, the Feast of Unleavened Bread.  Began … Continue reading

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Still looking

Re: Verse reading–Exodus 3:1-14; 4:1-15 (day one) “When the Lord saw that he had gone over to look, God called to him from the [burning] bush.”–v 4. It is a common and crushing condition of the human heart.  We get so defeated, we stop … Continue reading

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In Season and Out

Re: Verse reading–Exodus 1:8-22, 2:1-10 (day one)  “Then a new king, who did not know Joseph, came to power in Egypt.”—1:8. When Jacob’s family came to Egypt, they were in an advantageous position.  Joseph (son/brother/uncle to the clan) was in … Continue reading

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