Category Archives: relationship with God

the boost and the battery

the boost and the battery Devotions from Jefferson Vann # 2391 John 4:39-42 Joh 4:39 Now many from that town believed in him among the Samaritans because of what the woman said when she testified, “He told me all the … Continue reading

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crisis of confidence

crisis of confidence devotions from Jefferson Vann # 2334 Numbers 22:34-23:6 Num 22:34 Then Balaam said to the angel of Yahveh, “I have sinned, because I did not know that you stood in the road against me. Now therefore, if … Continue reading

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sharing a relationship

devotional post # 2234 Numbers 1:30-31 Num 1:30  Of the sons of Zebulun, referencing their historical lineage, by their clans, by their fathers’ houses, according to the number of names, from twenty years old and upward, every man able to … Continue reading

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what good it does

devotional post # 2197 2 Corinthians 9:10-12 2Co 9:10  The one supplying seed to the planter and bread for food will supply and inrease your seed for planting and increase the harvest of your righteousness.2Co 9:11  You will be enriched … Continue reading

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evil on display

devotional post # 2125 Hosea 9:13-15 Hos 9:13 Ephraim, as I remember seeing him, was like a young palm transplanted in a meadow; but Ephraim now has to lead his children out to slaughter. Hos 9:14 Give them, O LORD– … Continue reading

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self-deception, self destruction

devotional post # 2118 Hosea 8:1-4 Hos 8:1 Put the shofar to your palate! Something like a buzzard flies over the house of Yahveh, because they have passed over my covenant and rebelled against my law. Hos 8:2 To me … Continue reading

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wrong turn

devotional post # 2117 Hosea 7:14-16 Hos 7:14 They do not cry out to me from the heart, but they wail upon their couches; for grain and wine they make themselves foreigners; they rebel against me. Hos 7:15 Although I … Continue reading

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denying the mirror image

devotional post # 2115 Hosea 7:8-10 Hos 7:8 Ephraim mixes himself with the peoples; Ephraim is a half-baked cake. Hos 7:9 Foreigners devour his strength, and he does not get it; gray hairs are sprouting on him, and he does … Continue reading

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withdrawn from them

devotional post # 2107 Hosea 5:5-7 Hos 5:5 The presumption of Israel testifies to his face; Israel and Ephraim will trip over his guilt; Judah also will trip with them. Hos 5:6 With their flocks and herds they will go … Continue reading

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not hidden from him

devotional post # 2106 Hosea 5:1-4 Hos 5:1 Hear this, O priests! Listen attentively, house of Israel! Use your ears, house of the king! Because the judgment is directed at you; because you have been a trapping net at Mizpah … Continue reading

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