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700 years prior

Isaiah 7:14 Therefore the Lord himself will give you a sign: The virgin will be with child and will give birth to a son, and will call him Immanuel. Isaiah 9:6-7 For to us a child is born, to us a son is given, and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will

Points to live by

Our memory is a tricky thing. I often think of my short term memory as a blessing and a curse. On one hand, I love that I don’t remember everything I see or have seen (can you imagine, yikes). On the other hand, there are lots of things I wish I could permanently glue into

Teachable moments from the bush

Exodus 4:10-12 Moses spoke to the Lord. He said, “Lord, I’ve never been a good speaker. And I haven’t gotten any better since you spoke to me. I don’t speak very well at all.” The LORD said to him, “Who makes a man able to talk? Who makes him unable to hear or speak? Who

From Slavery to Free

Exodus 3:7-8 The LORD said, “I have seen my people suffer in Egypt. I have heard them cry out because of their slave drivers. I am concerned about their suffering. “So I have come down to save them from the Egyptians. I will bring them up out of that land. I will bring them into

Persistent Question

Persistent Question: Lord speak to me. Answer: I have written 66 in depth books, 1,189 chapter, 31,173 verses, 774,746 words, 3,566,480 letters, translated the Bible into 2,479 languages, one of the two Testaments in 1,168 languages, sold an estimated 6 billion copies of the Bible, created the world in 7 days with continuous evidence of

The root of talent

Have you ever look at another person and wish you were a little more like them? Lets be honest. Or view their status and wonder why you have not reach the status that they have reached? If that person of status is a follow of Christ or maybe if they are not, do we recognize

Love – infinite series

What does it mean to love. In my early years, love to me was something that was shared between a husband and wife, an intimate love with sparks and romantic spring. Through the years I was shown another love, a different love than that which I envisioned, one that I experienced on a daily bases

We Serve an Awesome God

Genesis 1:16-19 God made the two great lights, the greater light to govern the day, and the lesser light to govern the night; He made the stars also. God placed them in the expanse of the heavens to give light on the earth, and to govern the day and the night, and to separate the

Great Strength

Nehemiah 8:10b …for the joy of the LORD is your strength! While reciting our memory verse Nehemiah 8:10b, my 3 year turns to me and says “Daddy, Jesus is strong.” Jesus is indeed strong, in fact the strongest man who ever lived on the face of this earth. What does it mean to be strong

Proverbs 23 Insight #2

Jay and I have enjoyed this last month of studying Proverbs 23 together. One thing that we have begun to discuss again is Scripture memorization. We used to be very committed to memorization of Scripture and have found ourselves slacking in this area lately. Here are a few Scriptures from Proverbs 23 that we have