Category Archives: dependence upon God

the moth lion

devotional post # 2109 Hosea 5:11-15 Hos 5:11 Ephraim is oppressed, broken as a judgment, because he was keen to walk after garbage. Hos 5:12 But I am like a moth to Ephraim, and like rottenness to the house of … Continue reading

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nice shades

devotional post # 2104 Hosea 4:12-14 Hos 4:12 My people look for answers from of their wood, and their walking staff to tell them things. Because a spirit of prostitution has led them astray, and they have left their God … Continue reading

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God plants a future

devotional post # 2092 Hosea 1:10-11 (2:1-2 in Hebrew) Hos 1:10 But the count of the children of Israel will be like the sand beside the seashore, which cannot be measured or counted. And in the place where it was … Continue reading

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rock-bottom place

  devotional post # 2091 Hosea 1:8-9 Hos 1:8 When she had weaned No Tender Affection, she conceived and gave birth to a son. Hos 1:9 And Yahveh said, “Name him Not My People, because you are not my people, … Continue reading

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the bridge between knowing and doing

devotional post # 2086 Luke 24:44-49 Luk 24:44 Then he told them, “These are my words that I was telling you while I was still with you, that everything written about me in the Law of Moses and the Prophets … Continue reading

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prearranged signal

devotional post # 2061 Luke 22:7-13 Luk 22:7 Then came the day of Unleavened Bread, on which the Passover lamb had to be sacrificed. Luk 22:8 So Jesus dispatched Peter and John, saying, “Go and set up the Passover for … Continue reading

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devotional post # 2051 Luke 21:5-6 Luk 21:5 Also, since some were talking about the temple, that it was adorned with precious stones and dedicated gifts, he said, Luk 21:6 “As for these things that you see, the days will … Continue reading

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spectacle or Saviour

devotional post # 2030 Luke 18:35-39 Luk 18:35 While Jesus approached Jericho, a blind man was sitting by the road begging. Luk 18:36 When he heard a crowd going by, he asked what was going on. Luk 18:37 They told … Continue reading

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surrendering self-dependence

devotional post # 2027 Luke 18:24-27 Luk 18:24 After Jesus noticed this, he said, “It is so hard for the rich to enter the kingdom of God! Luk 18:25 In fact, it is easier for a camel to go through … Continue reading

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what God is looking for

devotional post #2013 Luke 16;19-23 Luk 16:19 “There was a rich man who dressed in purple and fine linen and who feasted opulently every day. Luk 16:20 But at his gate lay a poor man named Lazarus whose body was … Continue reading

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