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January 3 – Quid Pro Nihil

Luke 6:27-49; Genesis 6; Genesis 7; Psalm 3 “But love your enemies, do good, and lend, hoping for nothing in return; and your reward will be great, and you will be sons of the Most High. For He is kind … Continue reading

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January 3 – Love Your What???

Luke 6:27-49; Genesis 6:1-7:24; Psalm 3 In ancient times, when new kings took over a country, they wiped out anyone from the old regime who could be a threat to their throne. They didn’t want anyone popping up that the … Continue reading

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April 22 – Destroying our Enemies

Acts 9:1-25; Joshua 3:1-5:1; Job 22 At the end of the War Between the States Abraham Lincoln was called upon to treat the South harshly. He was told that he would have to destroy his enemies. Lincoln continued to work … Continue reading

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February 24 – Dealing with Enemies

Matthew 5:21-48; Exodus 30-32; Proverbs 14 When countries are at war the leaders seek to dehumanize those living in the opposing country or countries. Derogatory nicknames are created to apply to everyone who is from that country. Soldiers are warned … Continue reading

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January 3 – Luke 6:27-49, Genesis 6-7 and Psalm 3

You’ve probably seen the shirt, or one like it. Emblazoned on the front are words like, “I don’t get mad, I get even.” Oh, another one, made popular in Star Trek as an old Klingon proverb: “Revenge is a dish … Continue reading

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