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At Ease

BIBLE VERSE FOR TODAY…. “Arise and attack a nation at ease, which lives in confidence,” declares the Lord, “a nation that has neither gates nor bars; its people live far from danger.” Jeremiah 49:31 NIV Wow! It’s been one the longest stretches since I have written a devotional blog. This one was inspired by Debbie’s morning Bible reading. Jeremiah is the(…)

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Welcome Home

BIBLE VERSE FOR TODAY…  “…Look, God’s home is now among his people! He will live with them, and they will be his people. God himself will be with them. He will wipe every tear from their eyes, and there will be no more death or sorrow or crying or pain. All these things are gone forever.” Revelation(…)

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It Is Finished

BIBLE VERSE FOR TODAY… Then the seventh angel poured out his bowl into the air. And a mighty shout came from the throne in the Temple, saying, “It is finished!” Revelation 16:17 NLT For most of us it is with a sense of relief or accomplishment that something is finished or the end of a task(…)

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Heart Health

BIBLE VERSE FOR TODAY… “Dear children, keep away from anything that might take God’s place in your hearts.” 1 John 5:21 NLT This is the final verse of 1 John. John shares with his readers, instructions and gives warnings about living life in a challenging world. His letter ends somewhat abruptly. Most translations word this final(…)

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The Stump of Jesse

BIBLE VERSE FOR TODAY…. “A shoot will come up from the stump of Jesse; from his roots a Branch will bear fruit.” Isaiah 11:1 NIV “In the thirty-seventh year of the exile of Jehoiachin king of Judah, [the] king of Babylon…released Jehoiachin …from prison…the king of Babylon gave Jehoiachin a regular allowance as long as he lived, till(…)

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Bible References to Scientific Discoveries

It is interesting to find references to science-based discoveries in the pages of the Bible. For example consider three in their historical context and the Bible references. Water Cycle  The first published thinker to assert that rainfall alone was sufficient for the maintenance of rivers was Bernard Palissy (1580 CE), who is often credited as the “discoverer” of the(…)

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