Category Archives: mercy

when justice is too much

  Psalm 38:3-8 Psalm 38:3 There is no soundness in my body because of your indignation; there is no health in my bones because of my sin. Psalm 38:4 For my violations have flooded over my head; they are a … Continue reading

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God of grace and mercy

devotional post # 2313 Numbers 15:22-31 Num 15:22 “But if you inadvertently make a mistake, and do not observe all these commands that Yahveh has spoken to Moses, Num 15:23 all that Yahveh has commanded you by Moses, from the … Continue reading

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daybreak

devotional post # 2247 Numbers 2:10-11 Num 2:10  “On the south side will be the standard of the camp of Reuben by their companies, the general from the sons of Reuben being Elitsur the son of Shedeur, Num 2:11  his … Continue reading

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mercy and strength

Luke 1:50-56 Luk 1:50 And his mercy he shows for generations and generations to those who fear him. Luk 1:51 He has demonstrated the strength in his arm; he has dispersed those who had pride in the thinking of their … Continue reading

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again again

Mark 8:1-9 1 In those days when there was again a large crowd without anything to eat, he summoned his disciples and said to them, 2 “I feel sympathy for this crowd, because they have stayed with me now for … Continue reading

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look at the replay

Isaiah 43:22-28 22 “But you, Jacob, did not call for me; you, Israel, did not long for me. 23 You did not bring me lambs for your burnt offerings; you did not honour me with your sacrifices. I did not … Continue reading

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get up and go to work

Isaiah 32:9-14 9 You ladies at ease, get up; hear my voice! Carefree daughters, listen to what I say! 10 In a year’s days you will tremble, carefree ones, because the wine crop will come to an end; harvest will … Continue reading

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sovereign mercy

Romans 9:9-16 9 Because this is what the promise declared: “About a year from now I will return and Sarah will have a son.” 10 Not only that, but when Rebekah had conceived children by one man, our ancestor Isaac– … Continue reading

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when serving others is not the plan

Matthew 14:15-21 15 When it became evening, the disciples came to him and said, “This is a deserted place, and the day is now spent; send the crowds away to go into the villages and buy meals for themselves.” 16 … Continue reading

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A Savior of sinners

Matthew 9:9-13 9 As Jesus passed on from there, he saw a man called Matthew sitting at the tax collector’s booth, and he said to him, “Follow me.” So, he got up and followed him. 10 And while Jesus was … Continue reading

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