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Why did God prefer Abel's offering over Cain's?

Genesis 4 begins with the story of Cain and Abel. The account is well known as the first murder in human history. Cain and Abel both brought offerings to God. 462 more words

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FEAR OF PRESENCE - BECAUSE WE SECRETLY WANT TO BE GODS!

What stops us from being present is the fear of now. Why else would anyone not ‘be here now?’ Why are we so afraid of ‘now?’ What drives us away from home, from BEING with people, from BEING with the situations of life? 662 more words

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Jealousy. (Cain and Abel pt.3)

How many times do we look at the people around us and feel like we want to have what they have? How often do we say to ourselves, ‘if only our house was as big as theirs’, or, ‘I wish I got a new phone like hers’? 210 more words

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Sacrifice. (Cain and Abel pt.2)

It will be called a sacrifice if we give away something that is worth something to us. If it is not valuable enough for us, it would not be called a sacrifice. 168 more words

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Giving our Best. (Cain and Abel pt.1)

We don’t have to be rich before we can give God the best that we have. No, God doesn’t need us to give out one million dollars to make Him happy. 209 more words

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the weeknd

If you haven’t heard The Weeknd’s mixtapes, start listening to them now.

Okay, now that we’ve got that out of the way, let’s talk about Abel. 220 more words

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Hall of Faith: Abel (#1)

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Hebrews 11:3

By faith Abel brought God a better offering than Cain did. By faith he was commended as righteous, when God spoke well of his offerings. 1,712 more words

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