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Three Cheers for Almsgiving

God honored Abel’s sacrifice because Cain failed to “divide rightly” (Genesis 4:7-Septuagint).  Hebrews 11:4 also adds, “Abel’s offering was made…

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Praying Alone

Lord Jesus. Meek and humble of heart, Hear me. From the desire of being esteemed, Deliver me, Jesus. From the desire of…

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Strife Points to a Lack of Striving

“The spirit that he has made to dwell in us tends toward jealousy?” The reason why we dispute in families,…

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Somebody Else’s Problem

In Mark 9, 14-29, the disciples attempted to exorcise a demon.    The father of the possessed sensed their powerlessness…

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God’s Temple

“Brothers and sisters: Do you not know that you are the temple of God and that the Spirit of God…

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David’s Last Sin and Today

“King David said to Joab and the leaders of the army who were with him, “Tour all the tribes in…

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Including Your Own Father in the “Our Father”

King David’s kids had issues.   The oldest son, Ammon was a rapist.   The next in line, Absalom had a thing…

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The Case of the Prized Ewe

My wife and I are watching the CBS series, “Perry Mason.” It was based on Erle Stanley Gardner’s novels and…