Category Archives: discernment

the strong and the stupid

devotional post # 2209 2 Corinthians 11:19-21 2Co 11:19  Because you gladly put up with stupid people, although you are supposed to be wise.2Co 11:20  Because you put up with it if someone enslaves you, or devours you, or takes … Continue reading

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almost there

devotional post # 2149 2 Corinthians 1:12-14 2 Cor 1:12 Because what we are bragging about, what our conscience tells us, is this: that we behaved ourselves in the world, and especially toward you, with dedication and integrity before God, … Continue reading

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best effort

devotional post # 2119 Hosea 8:5-7 Hos 8:5 I have rejected your calf, Samaria. My anger has been kindled against them. How long will they be stay unclean? Hos 8:6 Because it is from Israel; a blacksmith made it; it … Continue reading

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ignorance is not bliss

devotional post # 2102 Hosea 4:4-6 Hos 4:4 Yet do not try to argue your way out of this, or pass the blame on to others, because my argument is against you, priest. Hos 4:5 You will stumble in the … Continue reading

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slow hearts, burning hearts

devotional post # 2084 Luke 24:13-35 Luk 24:13 That same day two of them were going to a town called Emmaus, about seven miles from Jerusalem, Luk 24:14 and they were discussing all these things that had happened with each … Continue reading

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prevailing injustice

devotional post # 2076 Luke 23:13-25 Luk 23:13 Pilate then collected together the chief priests and the rulers and the people, Luk 23:14 and said to them, “You brought me this man as if he were misleading the people. But … Continue reading

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what condemned a generation

devotional post # 2073 Luke 22:66-71 Luk 22:66 When day came, the group of the elders of the people gathered together, both chief priests and scribes. And they led him away to their council, and they said, Luk 22:67 “If … Continue reading

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no matter what goes by

devotional post # 2056 Luke 21:29-33 Luk 21:29 And he gave them an illustration: “Look at the fig tree, and all the trees. Luk 21:30 As soon as they come out in leaf, you see for yourselves and know that … Continue reading

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Jenga

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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peace knowledge

devotional post # 2039 Luke 19:41-44 Luk 19:41 Now when Jesus came near and saw the city, he wept over it, Luk 19:42 saying, “If you had only known on this day, even you, the things that make for peace! … Continue reading

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