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Devotion for July 25, 2008

July 25, 2008

Devotion for July 25, 2008 Different cultures have different expressions of politeness. Languages other than English often have a formal you and informal you to distinguish between polite or casual conversation. Using the wrong you is a social error! Asian cultures have extensive hierarchies of politeness based on the relationship between...

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todayintheword.org July 25, 2008

Devotion for July 26, 2008

July 26, 2008

Devotion for July 26, 2008 Da Vinci painted the Mona Lisa. Beethoven composed his Ninth Symphony. Shakespeare penned Hamlet. What should Christians think about these masterpieces? None are explicitly Christian in their themes or composition—can we enjoy and appreciate these works of culture? Today’s passage helps to answer that question.

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todayintheword.org July 26, 2008

Devotion for July 29, 2008

July 29, 2008

Devotion for July 29, 2008 In a study on the development of financial giving to missions, one scholar noted, “Baptist women demonstrated that giving small amounts systematically was more effective than the occasional big offerings. . . . Women usually did not have large sums of money, but they did have the butter, egg, and knitting money...

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todayintheword.org July 29, 2008

Devotion for July 30, 2008

July 30, 2008

Devotion for July 30, 2008 The practice of giving gifts in Japan is an important form of social communication with far more cultural rules than in the West. For instance, sets of four should never be given, as the word for four is the same as death. Clothing that touches the skin is seen as too intimate and should not be given to the elderly—with...

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todayintheword.org July 30, 2008

Devotion for August 13, 2008

August 13, 2008

Devotion for August 13, 2008 Five years after Barry Bonds retires, he’ll be eligible for the Hall of Fame. After the ongoing controversy surrounding Bonds’ alleged use of steroids, many voters have indicated that they’re reluctant to elect him. If he’s not elected, baseball’s all-time leaders in homeruns (Bonds) and hits (Pete Rose) would...

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todayintheword.org August 13, 2008

Devotion for August 15, 2008

August 15, 2008

Devotion for August 15, 2008 In Ecclesiastes, the phrase “chasing after the wind” describes the pursuits of life on earth. King Solomon had come to the conclusion that the grand acquisitions and achievements of his life were worthless, part of a never-ending race with the grave as the finish line. He most likely wrote the book long after...

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todayintheword.org August 15, 2008

Devotion for August 21, 2008

August 21, 2008

Devotion for August 21, 2008 After exile in Babylon, Jews were allowed to return to their land during the Persian rule of Cyrus. The ministries of Ezra and Nehemiah brought appropriate worship and respectable structure back to the land of Israel, but the days of Israel’s power as a sovereign state were gone. For centuries, they were subject...

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todayintheword.org August 21, 2008

Devotion for August 25, 2008

August 25, 2008

Devotion for August 25, 2008 Some people have names that just fit. Andrew Parr became a professional golfer. Many Portland residents schedule their dental visits with Dr. Toothaker. The plumbing outfit of Plummer & Leek in Norfolk, England, probably maintains a constant flow of business. And Sally Ride took her apt moniker all the way into...

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todayintheword.org August 25, 2008

Devotion for August 29, 2008

August 29, 2008

Devotion for August 29, 2008 In the late stages of pregnancy, women anxious for the birth of their child often hear the advice, “The baby will come when he’s ready.” Especially when the due date has come and gone, expectant mothers usually would prefer to hear, “The baby’s ready now!” But no mother ever wants to hear the message Hosea delivered...

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todayintheword.org August 29, 2008

Devotion for September 17, 2008

September 17, 2008

Devotion for September 17, 2008 People have many ideas about what the Rapture might be like.One cartoon shows two fathers, the one opening the door to his backyard where several kids are seen jumping on a trampoline. He says to the other father, “You’re just in time for rapture practice!” Or there’s the bumper sticker that reads: “In case...

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todayintheword.org September 17, 2008

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