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why I love my grandchildren

John 8:37-42 37 I know you are a seed from Abraham, but you are seeking opportunities to kill me because my message has no place in you. 38 I am speaking about what I have seen in the presence of … Continue reading

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my submarine

John 8:33-36 33 They answered him, “We are a seed from Abraham, and none have ever been enslaved to anyone. How can you say, ‘You will become free’?” 34 Jesus answered, “I honestly tell you, every sinner is a slave … Continue reading

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20180827

Psalms 5:11 But cause all who take refuge in you rejoice; make them shout for joy forever. Shelter them, and cause those who love your name to brag about you. What the psalmist prays for himself, he now prays for … Continue reading

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20180826

Psalms 5:10 Prove them guilty, God; let them fall into their own traps; Call them out because of their many crimes, because they are rebelling against you. The psalmist asks God to show to the watching world that his enemies … Continue reading

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20180825

Psalms 5:9 Because there is nothing reliable in what they say; destruction is in their bellies; their throat opens like a grave while they smooth talk you with their tongues. The psalmist prays against the influence of enemies who claim … Continue reading

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20180824

Psalms 5:8 Yahveh, lead me in living your right way because of my enemies; make your way straight in my presence. Sometimes the trail meanders and seems to head in several different directions at once.  That can be very frustrating … Continue reading

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20180823

Psalms 5:7 But I enter your house because of your abundant covenant faithfulness; I bow down toward your holy temple revering you. One might expect the psalmist to compare his own honesty to his enemies’ deception. But he does not … Continue reading

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20180822

Psalms 5:6 You destroy those who tell lies; Yahveh hates bloody and deceitful people. The psalmist declares his faith in Yahveh as a God who does not tolerate those who attack with lies. Such people use falsehood as a weapon … Continue reading

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20180821

Psalms 5:5 The arrogant one cannot stand in your sight; you hate all troublemakers. The psalmist is dealing with some arrogant troublemakers, and he prays to God about them. He reminds God that he has an aversion to that kind … Continue reading

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20180820

Psalms 5:4 Because you are not a God who enjoys wickedness; evil cannot stay living with you around. The psalmist knows that his problems will soon be addressed because he knows what kind of person God is. He has declared … Continue reading

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