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The Blessing

The Old Testament is very specific about how long the Israelites were in Egypt: 430 years after the arrival of Jacob at age 130 (Exodus 12:30). 540 more words


Some further thoughts -Mcstays

The appearance it “seems” Summer was extremely stressed out in those few days. If these facts are correct such as Mcgyver knowing children’s party on the 6th and he was asked to paint so house would be decent then later cancelled and moved to day of party. 326 more words

The Mcstays


When Pharaoh heard that Joseph’s brothers were come to Egypt, he was greatly pleased. He gave them enough wagons to make the move to Egypt from Canaan, fully provisioned, and reinforced Joseph’s order to return quickly. 576 more words


Christmas in July - Amazing Coke Style

OK, I know it’s technically Christmas in August BUT – This may be the most brilliant use of CocaCola’s 2014 summer campaign of personalizing Coke products, with popular names. 123 more words


Genesis 49:1-33

Take time to read today’s scripture passage at the bottom of this post.

This passage confused me a bit.  First of all, it’s not really very “blessing” to many of Jacob’s sons.   858 more words

Daily Devotions

The Famine

Jacob and his people ran out of corn, and his sons just stood around looking at one another.  Then Jacob said, “I heard they still have corn down in Egypt. 976 more words


Aug 1 - Joseph of Arimathaea

Joseph of Arimathaea
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From the Satucket Lectionary

[Note: the feast day for Joseph of Arimathaea traditionally falls on 31 July, but has been transferred to 1 August to make room for Ignatius of Loyola… 746 more words

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