Category Archives: perseverance

that awful difference

Psalm 19:12-14 Psalm 19:12 Who perceives his unintentional lapses? Cleanse me from my hidden faults. Psalm 19:13 Also, keep your servant from willful sins; do not let them rule me. Then I will be blameless and cleansed from blatant rebellion. … Continue reading

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fish story

John 21:1-6 John 21:1 After this, Jesus made himself public again to his disciples by the Sea of Tiberias. He made himself public in this way: John 21:2 Simon Peter, Thomas (called “Twin”), Nathanael from Cana of Galilee, Zebedee’s sons, … Continue reading

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week of doubt and darkness

John 20:24-28 John 20:24 But Thomas (called “Twin”), one of the Twelve, was not with them when Jesus came. John 20:25 So the other disciples were telling him, “We’ve seen the Lord!” But he said to them, “If I don’t … Continue reading

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former believers

former believers Devotions from Jefferson Vann # 2426 John 8:30-32 Joh 8:30 While he was saying these things, many believed in him. Joh 8:31 That was why Jesus said to the Jews who had believed him, “If you stay in … Continue reading

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courage for fickle times

courage for fickle times Devotions from Jefferson Vann # 2412 John 6:66-71 Joh 6:66 From that moment many of his disciples went away and no longer walked with him. Joh 6:67 That was why Jesus said to the Twelve, “You … Continue reading

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overcomers who inherit

overcomers who inherit devotions by Jefferson Vann # 2346 Numbers 26:52-65 Num 26:52 Yahveh spoke to Moses, and this is what he said, Num 26:53 “Among these the land will be divided for inheritance according to the number of names. … Continue reading

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request refused

request refused devotions from Jefferson Vann # 2325 Numbers 20:14-21 Num 20:14 Moses sent messengers from Kadesh to the king of Edom: “This is what your brother Israel says: You know all the hardship that we have encountered: Num 20:15 … Continue reading

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keep fighting

devotional post # 2134 Hosea 12:1-6 Hos 12:1 Ephraim feeds on wind and chases the east wind all day long; they keep coming up with more falsehood and violence; they make a contract with Assyria, and oil is transported to … Continue reading

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when darkness has the right

devotional post # 2070 Luke 22:47-53 Luk 22:47 While he was still talking, notice a crowd coming up, and the man called Judas, one of the twelve, coming before them. He drew near to Jesus to kiss him, Luk 22:48 … Continue reading

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defensive posture

devotional post # 2069 Luke 22:39-46 Luk 22:39 And he came out and went, to the Mount of Olives like he used to, and the disciples followed him. Luk 22:40 And when he came to the place, he said to … Continue reading

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