Category Archives: works

Coming to the light

Coming to the light Devotions from Jefferson Vann # 2383 John 3:16-21 Joh 3:16 Because God loved the world in this way: He gave his one and only Son, so that everyone believing in him will not be destroyed but … Continue reading

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unfair game

BEING FIRST TO THE TRAP IS NOT THE GOAL Ecclesiastes 9:11-12 11 I turned to see that the race under this sun does not go to the swift ones, and the battle does not go to the warriors, and neither … Continue reading

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competition

LIVE LIKE AN ARTIST Ecclesiastes 4:4-6 4 I also noticed that every project worked on, and every expertise gained by working comes from a man’s envy of his neighbour. Even this also is transient and a striving after wind. 5 … Continue reading

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following the jar man

DID YOU REMEMBER TO PRAY BEFORE YOU PLANNED? Mark 14:12-16 12 On the first day of Unleavened Bread, when the Passover lamb is sacrificed, his disciples said to him, “Where do you want us to go and make the preparations … Continue reading

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the appropriate fast

Isaiah 58:7-14 7 Is the appropriate fast not to share your bread with the hungry, and bring the homeless poor into your house; when you see the poorly dressed, to cover them, and not to isolate yourself from your own … Continue reading

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infants and idiots

Matthew 11:25-30 25 At that time Jesus responded, “I confess to you, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, that you have hidden these things from the wise and understanding and introduced them to infants; 26 yes, Father, for it was … Continue reading

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Tasteless salt and hidden light

Matthew 5:13-16 13 “You are the salt of the land, but if salt has lost its taste, with what will the land be salted?[1] It is no longer good for anything except to be thrown out and trampled under people’s … Continue reading

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diversify

Ecclesiastes 11:1-8 We do not know the future, and we cannot tell what one thing will give us success and lifelong security.  So, the Preacher instructs us not to put all our eggs in one basket.  Instead of waiting for … Continue reading

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occupied

Ecclesiastes 5:18-20 If we were to stop and reflect on all the tragedies of life, and how unfair it can be – despair would overtake us.  But the LORD has provided us with a gift that helps us to stay … Continue reading

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relay race

Ecclesiastes 2:18-23 The preacher considered all his hard work and discovered a problem.  Even if he built a great empire by forcing himself to work hard, he had no guarantee that his work would survive the generation.  He could not … Continue reading

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