Tag Archives: re:verse

Contrasts

Re:Verse reading–Revelation 7 (day six) There is an amazing contrast between the voices in chapter 5 and chapter 6. The outcries of the martyrs, and the praises of the saints, both are the center pieces of each chapter. The martyrs inquire … Continue reading

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Signs

Re: Verse reading–Exodus 3:7-15, 4:1-17 (day six) What if they don’t believe me? Or think I am weird? What if they ask questions I can’t answer? Moses had these insecurities when God called him to lead his people out of … Continue reading

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Love

Re:Verse reading–Joshua 23; Joshua 24:14-15 (day six) Joshua implored his people to commit to “love” God. The covenant between God and the Israelites was not a business contract; their obedience to God was not payment for services rendered, nor is … Continue reading

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Rest

Re:Verse reading–Joshua 1 (day six) The book of Joshua is a remarkable history, and it begins with a rousing introduction from God himself! The promise of presence and great success to Joshua, but most of all, the promise of rest … Continue reading

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Words

Re: Verse reading–Matthew 26:47-50, 57-66; 27:11-26 (day six) It was a loud mess, a cacophony of voices, some hushed and others loud, as Jesus was paraded into Caiphas’ courtyard in the middle of the night. It went from courtyard to … Continue reading

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Intercession

Re:Verse reading–Romans 8:18-39 (day six) Paul writes something mysterious and incredible to the Romans. He writes, “…the Spirit helps us in our weakness,…the Spirit himself intercedes for us through wordless groans.” Have you ever given that much thought? It is … Continue reading

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This is Not Fire and Brimstone

Re:Verse reading–Romans 6 (day six) I think it is very important to note this is not a “fire and brimstone” text. Paul is not trying to intimidate sinners into being righteous out of fear that they may not “be saved.” … Continue reading

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Fully Convinced

Re:Verse reading–Romans 4:1-25 (day six) Abraham’s story is a remarkable one. He was rough around the edges, but when it counted he did some extraordinary things. There is no wonder that God chose him to be the father of nations,…except … Continue reading

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Work

Re:Verse reading–Romans 2:1-29 (day six) But a Jew is one inwardly, and circumcision is a matter of the heart, by the Spirit, not by the letter. His praise is not from man but from God. Romans 2:29 Paul makes it … Continue reading

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