Category Archives: Jesus Christ

under new management

under new management Joshua 13:24-32 (JDV) Joshua 13:24 To the tribe of the Gadites by their clans, Moses gave Joshua 13:25 this as their territory: Jazer and all the cities of Gilead, and half the land of the Ammonites to … Continue reading

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what land belongs

what land belongs Joshua 12:1-6 (JDV) Joshua 12:1 The Israelites struck down these kings of the land and took possession of their land beyond the Jordan to the east and from the Arnon River to Mount Hermon, including all the … Continue reading

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an unforgettable visual aid

an unforgettable visual aid Joshua 10:22-27 (JDV) Joshua 10:22 Then Joshua said, “Open the mouth of the cave, and bring those five kings to me out of there.” Joshua 10:23 That is what they did. They brought the five kings … Continue reading

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the master’s purpose

the master’s purpose Colossians 4:2-6 (JDV) Colossians 4:2 Persist in prayer; stay alert in it with thanksgiving. Colossians 4:3 At the same time, pray also for us that God may open a door to us for the word, to speak … Continue reading

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a master in the sky

a master in the sky Colossians 3:18-4:1 (JDV) Colossians 3:18 Wives, submit yourselves to your husbands, as is suitable in the Lord. Colossians 3:19 Husbands, care about your wives and don’t be bitter toward them. Colossians 3:20 Children, obey your … Continue reading

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he is the priority

  he is the priority Colossians 1:15-23 (JDV) Colossians 1:15 He is the image of the unseen God, the firstborn over all creation. Colossians 1:16 You see, everything was created by him, in the sky and on the land, [1] … Continue reading

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the one you struck

the one you struck Psalm 69:22-28 (JDV) Psalm 69:22 Let their table set before them be a snare, and let it be a trap for their allies. Psalm 69:23 Let their eyes grow too dim to see, and let their … Continue reading

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parting gifts

parting gifts Psalm 68:15-18 (JDV) Psalm 68:15 Mount Bashan is God’s towering mountain; Mount Bashan is a mountain of many peaks. Psalm 68:16 Why gaze with envy, you mountain peaks, at the mountain God desired for his residence? Yahveh will … Continue reading

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cloud rider

cloud rider Psalm 68:4-6 (JDV) Psalm 68:4 Sing to God! Sing praises to his name. Exalt him who rides on the clouds – his name is Yah – and celebrate before him. Psalm 68:5 God in his sacred dwelling is … Continue reading

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thirsty for the presence of God

thirsty for the presence of God Psalm 63:1-2 (JDV) Psalm 63:1 God, you are my God; I eagerly seek you. I thirst for you; my body faints for you in a land that is dry, desolate, and without water. Psalm … Continue reading

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