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he is listening

he is listening Psalm 54:1-2 (JDV) Psalm 54:1 God, save me by your name, and vindicate me by your might! Psalm 54:2 God, hear my prayer; listen to the words from my mouth. he is listening David’s enemies are at … Continue reading

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I will still praise him

I will still praise him Psalm 43:4-5 (JDV) Psalm 43:4 Then I will come to the altar of God, to God, my greatest joy. I will praise you with the lyre, God, my God. Psalm 43:5 Why, my throat, are … Continue reading

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memories of worship

memories of worship Psalm 42:4 (JDV) I remember this as I pour out my heart: how I used to walk with many, leading the festive procession to the house of God, with joyful shouts and thankfulness. memories of worship When … Continue reading

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new math

new math Philippians 3:1-8 (JDV) Philippians 3:1 From now on, my brothers and sisters, rejoice in the Lord. To write to you again about this causes no trouble for me and is a safeguard for you. Philippians 3:2 Watch out … Continue reading

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the future in a jar

the future in a jar Jeremiah 32:1-15 (JDV) Jeremiah 32:1 This is the word that came to Jeremiah from Yahveh in the tenth year of King Zedekiah of Judah, which was the eighteenth year of Nebuchadnezzar.Jeremiah 32:2 At that time, … Continue reading

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a promise in context

a promise in context Jeremiah 29:1-23 (JDV) Jeremiah 29:1 These are the words of the letter that the prophet Jeremiah sent from Jerusalem to the remaining exiled elders, the priests, the prophets, and all the people Nebuchadnezzar had deported from … Continue reading

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they keep challenging me

they keep challenging me Jeremiah 17:11-18 (JDV) Jeremiah 17:11 He who makes a fortune unjustly is a partridge that hatches eggs it didn’t lay. Halfway through his day his riches will abandon him, so after that he will be a … Continue reading

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juniper in the Arabah

juniper in the Arabah Jeremiah 17:5-10 (JDV) Jeremiah 17:5 This is what Yahveh says: the person who trusts in the man is afflicted with a curse. He sets up flesh as his arm, and his heart deserts Yahveh. Jeremiah 17:6 … Continue reading

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no coincidences

no coincidences Acts 23:12-22 (JDV) Acts 23:12 When it was morning, the Jews formed a mob and bound themselves under a curse not to eat or drink until they had killed Paul. Acts 23:13 There were more than forty who … Continue reading

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the next step in his plan

the next step in his plan Acts 22:30-23:11 (JDV) Acts 22:30 The next day, since he wanted to find out exactly why Paul was being accused by the Jews, he released him and instructed the chief priests and all the … Continue reading

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