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Not Exactly Right

“That which does not kill us makes us stronger.” That’s actually a quote of Friedrich Nietzsche. I guess the bear thing is funny, but… the statement is unnecessary. 738 more words

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Abednego

Abednego was the name given to Azariah, one of Daniel’s three companions who was delivered from the burning fiery furnace by the king of Babylon, King Nebuchadnezzar, with Shadrach and Meshach. 74 more words

Daniel, the Lions, and Faith - Daniel 6

When we left Daniel in Chapter 5, the Babylonian kingdom had just been overrun and conquered by Darius the king of the Medes. The Babylonian king Belshazzar had been killed after Daniel interpreted the dream of Belshazzar. 3,226 more words

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bringing down an idol

It came unexpectedly, as it often does. She was praying a prayer of repentance for her idolatry. I was agreeing with her turning away when suddenly her voice faded and I was hearing God. 1,202 more words

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Jeremiah, Peace in the Middle of War

The word of the LORD came to Jeremiah while he was shut up in the court of the guard: “Go, and say to Ebed-melech the Ethiopian, ‘Thus says the LORD of hosts, the God of Israel: Behold, I will fulfill my words against this city for harm and not for good, and they shall be accomplished before you on that day.

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Bible Study Follow Up: The Fiery Furnace

Sorry to post this so late, but better late than never, right?

So, two weeks ago we discussed the popular Old Testament story of Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego, cast into a fiery Babylonian furnace by King Nebuchadnezzar because they refused to bow to his golden idol. 260 more words

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The Interview Continues ... Day 2

After careful consideration as to the direction of this blog, I have decided—with no small amount of trepidation—to return to the dark recesses of the abyss and once again stand face to face with the most insidious and vile creature in all of creation. 1,915 more words

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