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The Stronghold

The LORD is a refuge for the oppressed,
a stronghold in times of trouble.

Those who know your name will trust in you,
for you, LORD, have never forsaken those who seek you.

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From riches to ruins

Chapters covered: Job 1:1 – 3:26

“Does Job fear God for nothing? Have you not put a hedge around everything he has? You have blessed the work of his hands, so that his flocks and herds are spread throughout the land. 352 more words


How will YOU respond?

Reading the book of Job can be painful. The trials and persecutions Job endured are uncomfortable for us to imagine. Thinking about a man who is so physically ill that he must scrape infection from his skin with a broken piece of pottery makes me cringe, especially considering the loss of his entire family and all of his possessions. 96 more words


10 Steps Back... or is it?

I’ll be honest… I fell apart today.

I’m not talking about the small, silent tears that I still shed. Or the waves of sadness that some days, even weeks can bring. 639 more words


The Faith of Noah


By faith Noah, being divinely warned of things not yet seen, moved with godly fear, prepared an ark for the saving of his household, by which he condemned the world and became heir of the righteousness which is according to faith. 387 more words