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Isaiah 40:22 – He who sits above the circle of the earth

Passage: Isaiah 40:22 It is He who sits above the circle of the earth, And its inhabitants are like grasshoppers, Who stretches out the heavens like a curtain And spreads them out like a tent to dwell in. I saw … Continue reading

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Psalm 100 – Call to Worship

Passage: Psalm 100 According to the Bible, the title for this psalm is “A Psalm for Thanksgiving.” A psalm is a song, and this psalm is not just any song–it is a call to action; it is a call to … Continue reading

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Psalm 27:8 – Conquering Your Heart

Passage: Psalm 27:8 The writer of Psalm 27 is David, otherwise known as King David, or the “man after God’s own heart.” God’s accolade for David (1 Samuel 13:14, Acts 13:22) is certainly more than enough to put the spotlight … Continue reading

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Psalm 119:136 – Real Men Cry Part 1

Passage: Psalm 119:136 God made emotions, and God made tears. Real men, godly men, know how to embrace their God-given emotions. They won’t cry when they break their humerus in a freak snowboarding accident, but they will be moved to … Continue reading

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Psalm 139:14 – Fearfully and Wonderfully Made Part 1

Passage: Psalm 139:14 “Binocular Vision” a.k.a. Canon PhotoStitch (Image stitching program) on steroids: Take your hand, flatten your palm, and place it perpendicular to your nose, between your two eyes. Close one eye and leave the other open. Then, open … Continue reading

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Psalm 119:59-60 – I Hastened and Did Not Delay

Passage: Psalm 119:59-60 When reading the Old Testament, we find many great examples of faith and faithfulness (Hebrews 11:32-38). The psalmist who wrote Psalm 119 is certainly no exception. Through these two verses, the psalmist exemplifies a lifestyle of obedience … Continue reading

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Psalm 119:73 – Help Me, O My Creator

Passage: Psalm 119:73 This verse is found in the middle of the longest chapter in the Bible, Psalm 119. As the editors of the particular Bible in front of me noted in the section heading, Psalm 119 is a collection … Continue reading

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1 Kings 18:21 – If the LORD is God

Passage: 1 Kings 18:21 (Context: 1 Kings 18:17-40) If. IF?! What does Elijah mean by saying, “If the LORD is God. . .” I mean, isn’t He? This was the final showdown. An experiment would be performed, and the results … Continue reading

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