Category Archives: prayer

20181016

Psalms 12:4-5 4 They say, “Through our tongues we have power; our lips are our own — who can be our master? ” 5 “Because of the disaster of the needy and the groaning of the poor, I will now … Continue reading

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20181011

Psalms 10:16-18 16 Yahveh is King forever and ever; the nations will be destroyed from his land. 17 Yahveh, you have heard what the humble are asking; you will strengthen their hearts. You will listen carefully, 18 doing justice for … Continue reading

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20181010

Psalms 10:14-15 14 But you yourself have been watching trouble and grief, observing it in order to take the matter into your hands. The helpless one is entrusting himself to you; you are a helper of the fatherless. 15 Break … Continue reading

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20181005

Psalms 10:1 Yahveh, why are you standing so far away? Why are you hiding in hard times? What an honest prayer! This believer does not doubt the existence of God or his power to intervene. He questions why God seems … Continue reading

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20181003

Psalms 9:15-17 15 The nations have fallen into the trap they manufactured; their foot is caught in the net they have hidden. 16 Yahveh has made himself known; he has brought about justice, trapping the wicked by the work of … Continue reading

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20181002

Psalms 9:13-14 13 Show grace to me, Yahveh; consider my trouble at the hands of those who hate me. Lift me up from the gates of death, 14 so that I may declare all your praises. I will rejoice in … Continue reading

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20181001

Psalms 9:11-12 11 Sing to Yahveh , who dwells in Zion; proclaim his deeds among the nations. 12 Because the one who holds people accountable for bloodshed remembers them; he does not forget the cry of the oppressed. Previously, the … Continue reading

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grasping at straws

grasping at straws Devotions from Jefferson Vann # 2394 John 5:1-9 Joh 5:1 After these events, it was Jewish festival time, so Jesus went up to Jerusalem. Joh 5:2 By the Sheep Gate in the Jerusalem complex there is a … Continue reading

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hearing before seeing

hearing before seeing devotions from Jefferson Vann # 2376 John 1:29-34 Joh 1:29 The next day John sees Jesus coming toward him and says, “Look, the Lamb of God, who is taking away the sin of the world! Joh 1:30 … Continue reading

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the weight of leadership

devotions from Jefferson Vann # 2348 the weight of leadership Numbers 27:12-23 Num 27:12 Yahveh said to Moses, “Go up into this mountain of Abarim and see the land that I have given to the children of Israel. Num 27:13 … Continue reading

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