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Tuesday, June 18, 2019
“So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God…” (Isaiah 41:10a NIV) Despite warnings of impending judgment as a result of Israel’s backsliding and idolatry, God looked forward to their eventual restoration; and he had a message of encouragement for his chosen people, which he delivered through the prophet Isaiah.  It is the same message he has for his...
Monday, June 17, 2019
“‘But you, Israel, my servant, Jacob, whom I have chosen, you descendants of Abraham my friend…’” (Isaiah 41:8 NIV) Isaiah the prophet was lamenting the backsliding of God’s people but was also looking forward to the time when God would restore and bless them.  Wanting to encourage those who were keeping their trust in him no matter what was going on around them, God addressed them...
Sunday, June 16, 2019
“Taste and see that the Lord is good; blessed is the one who takes refuge in him.” (Psalm 34:8 NIV) The Bible assumes as a self-evident fact that men can know God with at least the same degree of immediacy as they know any other person or thing that comes within the field of their experience.  The same terms are used to express the knowledge of God as are used to express knowledge of...
Saturday, June 15, 2019
“I will raise up for myself a faithful priest, who will do according to what is in my heart and mind…” (1 Samuel 2:35 NIV) Because Eli and his sons (though in disparate ways) put their own interests above those of God and the welfare of his people, God went against his previous promise and removed Eli’s family from the priestly positions they had held for generations.  God simply...
Friday, June 14, 2019
“Eli’s sons were scoundrels; they had no regard for the Lord.” (1 Samuel 2:12 NIV) With the current decline in American Christianity, it’s obvious that we need God’s help in both the pulpit and the pew.  I believe that all sincere believers feel the same.  And I believe we can make changes, through God’s grace, to reverse the trend.  But first, let’s look at dead ends we...
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