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Earth Splitting Joy

And all the people went up after him, playing on pipes, and rejoicing with great joy, so that the earth was split by their noise. (1 Kings 1:40, RSV) The “splitting of the earth” is an obvious hyperbole, so much so that … Continue reading

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Day 20 of 140, Personal Devotion Tweets

Let me hear what God the Lord will speak, 4 he will speak peace to his people, to his saints http://goo.gl/vC6GOA  Noisy lives need #peace The magnificence of the God of justice is that he deliberately intermingles that which we would naturally … Continue reading

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Day 16 of 140, Personal Devotion Tweets

The expletive was not deleted: Christ redeemed us from the curse of the law by becoming a curse for us. http://goo.gl/C9jbd0  Amazing! God stooped so far to scoop us up   The Law’s curse is death. Harsh, but true. Death … Continue reading

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Day 11 of 140, Personal Devotion Tweets

I, even, I am the one who wipes out your transgressions for My own sake, And I will not remember your sins. Isaiah 43.22 #bestwinever #grace Although I learned faith from the perspective of freely bestowed grace, I struggle with … Continue reading

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Psalm 119 story…chapter 7

Evil people try to drag me into sin, but I am firmly anchored to your instructions. Psalm 119.61, NLT When I was six years old I had a friend who lived next door. As I recall he was about two years … Continue reading

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Just Tell My Why!

When my children were little, we had a “Why? bucket.”  It was really just a plastic cup I conscripted from the kitchen cupboard, but we made it work.  The purposes for the Why bucket were many, but two were primary: … Continue reading

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