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To Refresh Others

Isaiah 32:1-2 Look, a righteous king is coming! And honest princes will rule under him. Each one will be like a shelter from the wind and a refuge from the storm, like streams of water in the desert and the shadow of a great rock in a parched land.   IMAGE DETAILS Raindrops On Windshield…

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To Rise Above Fear

Isaiah 8:11-13 The Lord leaned in close – his hand on my shoulder – and gave me a strong warning not to think like everyone else does. He said, “Don’t call everything a conspiracy, like they do. Don’t fear what they fear, or dread what they dread. Instead, make the Lord of Heaven’s Armies holy…

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To Read God’s Word Daily

Deuteronomy 17:18-20 As soon as a king takes the throne, he must copy for himself these words of the Lord in the presence of the Levitical priests. He must keep this copy with him and read it every day for the rest of his life. This will help him learn what it means to fear…

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To Rise Above Opinions

Beloved friends, what should be our response to God’s marvelous mercies? To surrender ourselves to God! To be his sacred, living sacrifices. To live in holiness, experiencing all that delights his heart. This should become our genuine expression of worship. So stop imitating the ideals and opinions of the culture around you. Instead, be inwardly…

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To Ask For Deliverance

My eyes are always looking to Adonai, for He will pull my feet out of the net. Turn to me and be gracious to me, for I am lonely and afflicted. The troubles of my heart increase. Bring me out of my distress. See my affliction and my suffering, and take away all my sins.…

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To Honor Peacemakers

Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called children of God. Matthew 5:9 This is my command— be strong and courageous! Do not be afraid or discouraged. For the Lord your God is with you wherever you go. Joshua 1:9 There is no greater way to love than to put your life on the…

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To Consider Sin’s Outcome

I have seen wicked and ruthless people flourishing like a tree in its native soil. But when I looked again, they were gone! Though I searched for them,  I could not find them! Look at those who are honest and good, for a wonderful future awaits those who love peace. But the rebellious  will…

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To Pray For Your Leaders

I am writing to encourage you to pray with gratitude to God. Pray for all men with all forms of prayers and requests as you intercede with intense passion. And pray for every political leader and representative, so that we would be able to live tranquil, undisturbed lives, as we worship the awe-inspiring God with…

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To Heed This Warning

Bow down under God’s strong hand; then when the time comes, God will lift you up. Since God cares for you, let him carry all your burdens and worries. Stay alert! Watch out for your great enemy, the devil. He prowls around like a roaring lion, looking for someone to devour. Take a decisive stand…

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To Discover God’s Escape

Beware if you think you are standing strong, lest your pride becomes your downfall. The temptations in your life are no different from what others experience. And God is faithful. He will not allow the temptation to be more than you can stand. Each test is an opportunity to trust him more, for along with…

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