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September 15 – Defending the Defenseless

John 17; 2 Chronicles 25; Psalm 82 “Defend the poor and fatherless; Do justice to the afflicted and needy. Deliver the poor and needy; Free them from the hand of the wicked.” (Psalm 82:3-4 NKJV) One of the responsibilities of … Continue reading

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October 14 – Where Do You Look?

Psalm 121; Genesis 31:43—32:2; 2 Timothy 2:14-26 The older man was walking down the street. As he came to the corner, he noted a little boy searching around the road under the street light. He was concerned about the youngster … Continue reading

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August 5 – Soul Food

Psalm 33:12-22; Ecclesiastes 6:1-6; Acts 7:1-8 You’ve probably heard the old saying, “A horse! A horse! My Kingdom for a horse!” as supposedly shouted by Richard III in Shakespeare’s play. It was a play on the old proverb: For want … Continue reading

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June 11 – Getaway Time

Romans 15:14-33; 1 Samuel 29-31; Psalm 71 Sometimes we just need to get away and hide from the world. A popular meme on the internet puts it this way: “I’ve decided I no longer want to be an adult…if anyone … Continue reading

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May 16 – Justice

Acts 23:23-24:9; Judges 20; Psalm 45 There is within each of us a sense of justice. Something bad happens in life and our reaction is akin to “That’s just wrong!” That sense of right or wrong is built into human … Continue reading

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