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Accounting 101 in Philemon

If he has wronged you at all, or owes you anything, charge that to my account.  I, Paul, write this with my own hand: I will repay it—to say nothing of your owing me even your own self. 300 more words

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Attempting to trick Him

Luke 20:20-26 So they watched him and sent spies, who pretended to be sincere, that they might catch him in something he said, so as to deliver him up to the authority and jurisdiction of the governor.  286 more words

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Relishing life more as our confidence in the sovereign Lord grows

Proverbs 17:22 A joyful heart is good medicine,
but a crushed spirit dries up the bones.

Chuck Swindoll:

To which I shout a hearty “Amen!” having been around many a broken spirit with dried-up bones in my lifetime.

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Seeing God's hand moving behind the scenes

Bob Deffinbaugh comments:

A slight shift in the events recorded in Esther would have doomed the Jews, except as Mordecai said, “help would come from someplace else.” Nevertheless, success in the small details mattered.

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August 25 Philemon 12-25

August 25 

Philemon 12-25 (ESV)

12 I am sending him back to you, sending my very heart. 13 I would have been glad to keep him with me, in order that he might serve me on your behalf during my imprisonment for the gospel, 14 but I preferred to do nothing without your consent in order that your goodness might not be by compulsion but of your own accord. 198 more words

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August 25 Luke 20:20-26

August 25 

Luke 20:20-26 (ESV)

20 So they watched him and sent spies, who pretended to be sincere, that they might catch him in something he said, so as to deliver him up to the authority and jurisdiction of the governor. 109 more words

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August 25 Proverbs 17:15-28

August 25 

Proverbs 17:15-28 (ESV)

15 He who justifies the wicked and he who condemns the righteous
are both alike an abomination to the Lord. 213 more words

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