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Victory in the Midst of Defeat

July 22, 2017

Victory in the Midst of Defeat Oliver Cromwell once told a painter commissioned to do his portrait: “I desire you would use all your skill to paint my picture truly like me, and not flatter me at all; but remark all these roughnesses, pimples, warts and everything as you see me, otherwise I will never pay a farthing for it.” Similarly, the...

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Devotion for August 20, 2007

August 20, 2007

Devotion for August 20, 2007 After Hurricane Katrina, Sam Thompson, a native of the ravaged coast of Mississippi, felt compelled to help. He embarked on an unusual mission: to run 50 marathons in 50 states for 50 consecutive days in an effort to raise money towards hurricane relief. Sam Thompson understands the nature of a race, a metaphor...

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God of the Bible

February 3, 2013

God of the Bible The Internet has become the primary research source for a majority of students. Easy access makes it a convenient tool. Yet information gleaned from the Internet is only as reliable as the source of that information. Not all Web pages are trustworthy! What about the Bible? How reliable is it as a source of information about...

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Parental Discipline and Love

June 28, 2016

Parental Discipline and Love Esquire magazine published the article “25 Skills Every Man Should Know.” Some of the skills included were how to kill a moose, shine your shoes, and carve a turkey. Also included in the list was how to buy clothing for a woman. The secret to this skill: Don’t try! The writer of Hebrews would add one more skill...

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Pray Persistently

April 23, 2021

Daily devotional Bible Study from Moody Bible Institute: “Prayer is not eloquence, but earnestness,” said Hannah More, an English religious writer...

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We Talk to God

April 2, 2017

We Talk to God When she was a teenager, Rifqa Bary came to Christ out of Islam. In hertestimony, Hiding in the Light, she recounts how she was first attracted to Christianity when she witnessed a prayer meeting at a friend’s house. Coming from the cold and regimented prayers of her Muslim home, she was astonished by how intimately these Christians...

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The Focus of Our Faith

February 1, 2013

The Focus of Our Faith This month we will focus on the foundations of our faith. We begin our study with faith’s most basic assumption: the assumption that God exists. God is the ultimate object of all true faith. According to the writer of Hebrews, it is impossible to know God apart from faith and it is impossible to please God except through...

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Wisdom Is a Tree of Life

April 3, 2013

Wisdom Is a Tree of Life Every culture and period of history has a collection of proverbs. In American history, Benjamin Franklin is often regarded as the quintessential proverb writer. His gems include “No gains without pains”; “Beware of little expenses: a small leak will sink a great ship”; “He that falls in love with himself will have...

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Devotion for August 07, 2007

August 7, 2007

Devotion for August 07, 2007 “If we have learned anything else,” writes Norman Cousins in his book, Human Options, “it is that the ideas of poets and artists penetrate where everything else has failed.” Cousins advances the notion that ideas are communicated most powerfully through pictures. The Exodus story is so crucial to the whole of...

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Devotion for June 12, 2009

June 12, 2009

Devotion for June 12, 2009 In his famous sermon, "Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God," theologian Jonathan Edwards said: "Now God stands ready to pity you; this is a day of mercy; you may cry now with some encouragement of obtaining mercy; but when once the day of mercy is past, your most lamentable and dolorous cries and shrieks will...

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