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Judges: Seven Times

The number seven is prevalent in the book of Judges. Judges is also the seventh book of the Old Testament and the Bible. The number seven is regarded in Jewish tradition as completeness, wholeness, blessing, rest, and also a weapon. Want to know more about the number seven, look here. In the book of Judges, Read More

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Help!: Secrets to Answered Prayer

Help me, Jesus! How many of us say this on a daily basis? I do not mean just say it just to say something, but say it because you actually need some help. When my daughter prays for our food the first words out of her mouth are: “Father, Help My Mother“.  I always say Read More

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The Scarlet Thread: A Picture of Redemption

The scarlet thread is a central theme in the book of Joshua and throughout the Bible. We are continuing the series on ‘Jesus Who?‘ This week we are studying the book of Joshua. Joshua, from the Hebrew name יְהוֹשֻׁעַ (Yehoshu’a) means “YAHWEH is salvation”. Joshua was from the tribe of Ephraim and was a companion of Read More

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Outdoor Entertaining On A Budget: Pick a Theme

We tend to do more outdoor entertaining when Fall comes and the weather starts to turn a little cooler. Fall makes me think of the wonders of God’s creation and how everything He made was good (). I wanted to share some great ideas and tips for outdoor entertaining on a budget. First of all, Read More

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Laws of Obedience: Jesus Who?

We see Jesus represented as the Laws of Obedience in Deuteronomy. Matthew 5:17  tells us, Jesus came to fulfill the law. The two Hebrew names for Deuteronomy are ve’eleh hadevarim, “‘These are the words,’” taken from the first words in the book and Mishneh Torah, “Repetition of the Torah” or ‘Second Law’, (). Jesus quoted from Read More

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God Hates Some Things: Not You!

God hates you. Have you heard that nonsense?  There are six, no seven things God hates and you are not one of them (Proverbs 6:16-19). It’s like God starts every day with an agenda to make you as miserable as possible. No, God would not do that. He absolutely loves you (1 John 3:1). But Read More