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Wrestling with God

24 This left Jacob all alone in the camp, and a man came and wrestled with him until the dawn began to break. 25 When the man saw that he would not win the match, he touched Jacob’s hip and wrenched it out of its socket.

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Life

Luke 22:39-71

If you were God for the day, what would you change in the world? 

Luke 22:39-71

It’s easy to think of Jesus a little like you would a superhero. 399 more words

Jesus

Israel: God Fights.

Now the famine was severe in the land. And when they had eaten the grain that they had brought from Egypt, their father said to them, “Go again, buy us a little food.” But Judah said to him, “The man solemnly warned us, saying, ‘You shall not see my face unless your brother is with you.’ If you will send our brother with us, we will go down and buy you food. 1,238 more words

Trusting God

Wrestling

What is it like to be an academically successful college student wondering if you will be deported before you graduate, sent back to a country you left when you were so young you can’t remember it?    448 more words

Devotional

Genesis 32:26 – HOW TO HANDLE THE GREATEST CONFLICT OF ALL - Instructions in Diplomatic Integrity – Part 13

Genesis 32:26 – HOW TO HANDLE THE GREATEST CONFLICT OF ALL

Instructions in Diplomatic Integrity – Part 13

God appears in human form. He strikes Jacob, as well as blessing him, so that he limps forever after. 587 more words

Jacob

Genesis 32:29 – HOW TO HANDLE THE GREATEST CONFLICT OF ALL - Instructions in Diplomatic Integrity – Part 12

Genesis 32:29 – HOW TO HANDLE THE GREATEST CONFLICT OF ALL

Instructions in Diplomatic Integrity – Part 12

Jacob is preparing to come face to face with Esau but along the way, Jacob wrestles with God in human form, who fights with him until dawn? 421 more words

Conflict

Wrestling in the Night, Blessing in the Morning

Today would have been the 8 month birthday of our granddaughter, Eliana. (Happy Birthday, Precious Little One!) She was born on February 17, 2016 and died 6 months ago yesterday, on April 16. 1,731 more words

Biblical Reflection