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But thou, Bethlehem…

But God commendeth his love toward us, in that, while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us. — Romans 5:8 Have you been thinking about this wondrous revelation, that God “commended His love to us” as we discussed yesterday … Continue reading

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Down here at the top

When I was a kid, I read Mad Magazine. I think my older brothers and sisters got it, and eventually it filtered its way down to me. At the time, I feel like the magazine often featured movie spoofs which … Continue reading

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Pride goeth

“Before destruction the heart of man is haughty, and before honor is humility.” ‭‭Proverbs‬ ‭18:12‬ ‭MEV‬‬ “Pride goes before destruction, and a haughty spirit before a fall.” ‭‭Proverbs‬ ‭16:18‬ ‭MEV‬‬ You often hear the second verse quoted, at least in … Continue reading

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Way down in Egypt’s land …

Right, so as part of the “Draw Me Nearer” Bible reading plan on my YouVersion Bible app, I’m trying to lectio divina my way through Isaiah 30:1-17 and the whole chapter of Isaiah 31. The passages are too long for … Continue reading

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Draw me nearer

Do you have the YouVersion Bible App on your phone? Have you ever done one of their Bible Reading Plans? They’re usually pretty short; the one I am doing right now is, I think a 6- or 7-day plan. It … Continue reading

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