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Surrender

Jeremiah 14:22
Among the nations’ idols is there any that gives rain? O can the mere heavens send showers? Is it not you alone, O Lord, our God, to whom we look? 215 more words

Today's Contemplation

What is the story of Ahab and Jezebel?

King Ahab and Queen Jezebel served as leaders of the northern kingdom of Israel during a time of much evil in the land. King Ahab was a Jewish king who married a Sidonian woman named Jezebel and became involved in worshiping… 588 more words

Religion

What is the story of Elijah and the widow?

First Kings 17 introduces the prophet Elijah and gives the account of his dealings with a widow from Zarephath. The chapter notes that the Lord was withholding rain from Israel (verse 1). 618 more words

Religion

Faithful in the Little

Have you ever wanted something really badly and then got it and not long after, took it for granted?  Sadly, this is how the world operates, in the seams of instant gratification.    498 more words

Christianity

Faith in Forgiveness

“But I don’t feel forgiven!” Have those words ever crossed your lips? You’re a Christian. You’ve asked God to forgive you. You know all the verses pertaining to the subject. 1,017 more words

Jesus

God is with the suffering

God is with the outsider.

For a long time, gods were emblems of tribes and groups – totems who represented strengths and fears of a community; in wartime they provided a common figurehead to fight under, and in peacetime they provided a common focus for fear and awe – to whom fealty was due to preserve the peace… Such were the nature of the manmade gods. 621 more words

Reflections

Word of the Day, July 29, 2014, Exodus 15:1-2

Word of the Day, July 29, 2014  

” Then sings my soul, my Saviour God, to Thee, How great Thou art, how great Thou art!  Then sings my soul, my Saviour God, to Thee, How great Thou art, how great Thou art.” 568 more words