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Who Rises Up for Me?

Psalm 94:1-7 ESV

O Lord, God of vengeance,
O God of vengeance, shine forth!
Rise up, O judge of the earth;
repay to the proud what they deserve!

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Christian Devotional

A Brief Reminder about Our Persecuted Family

By
David Ettinger

Periodic Update
I have been an avid follower of the persecuted church since 1992. What Christians in the West call “persecution” pales by comparison to the atrocities occurring in such nations as North Korea, Afghanistan, Somalia, Libya, Pakistan, Sudan, Eritrea, Iran, India, Syria, Nigeria, and dozens of others. 243 more words

Editorial/Blog

Faith in Darkness

“Therefore, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us also lay aside every weight, and sin which clings so closely, and let us run with endurance the race that is set before us, looking to Jesus, the founder and perfecter of our faith, who for the joy that was set before him endured the cross, despising the shame, and is seated at the right hand of the throne of God. 413 more words

Christianity

You are Invited

I have given them Your word and the world has hated them, for they are not of the world any more than I am of the world. 111 more words

Christian Living

Blame the Parents

Many years ago, when I was in Kaegebein Elementary School, our mornings started pretty much the same every morning. First, there would be attendance. Through my years there, teachers varied on the method used to complete this task. 1,270 more words

Depression

In prison for the Lord: Jeremiah 37

Today’s reading: Jeremiah 35-37.

“I’ve been faithful to keep God’s word and obey his commands. How did I end up in prison?”

I don’t know if Jeremiah ever said anything like that. 556 more words

Bible In One Year Devotional