Monthly Archives: May 2018

“Where is the Lamb?”

Re:Verse reading–Genesis 22:1-19 (day four) Abraham…who was he?  A prophet, one who feared God, promised to be the Father of a nation, and eventually, a Hall of Faither in Hebrews 11.  From our earliest encounter with Abraham, he was hearing … Continue reading

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Faith

RE Verse reading–Genesis 22:1-19 (day three) He said to him, “Abraham!’”  Each of Abraham’s names for God—God Most High, God Almighty, God Everlasting, among others—arose over the better part of a hundred years from difficult, often violent experiences that progressively … Continue reading

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God First

RE Verse reading–Genesis 22:1-19 (day two)  He said, “Take now your son, your only son, whom you love, Isaac, and go to the land of Moriah, and offer him there as a burnt offering on one of the mountains of … Continue reading

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More love to Thee

Re:Verse reading–Genesis 22:1-19 (day one) “And it came about that after these things, that God tested Abraham.”–v 1 “Every branch that bears fruit, He prunes it so that it may bear more.”–John 15:2 God tests faith.  Satan tempts us with an … Continue reading

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Silence

Re:Verse reading–1 Samuel 28:3-20; 31:1-6 (day seven) Psalm 66:18 If I regard wickedness in my heart, The Lord will not hear; There are times we feel like Saul.  Stuck between a rock and a hard place we cry out to … Continue reading

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God’s Voice

Re:Verse reading–1 Samuel 28:3-20; 31:1-6 (day six) “He said to him, ‘If they do not hear Moses and the Prophets, neither will they be convinced if someone should rise from the dead.’”-Jesus, Luke 16:31 God’s allowing Samuel to rise from the … Continue reading

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Lacking

Re:Verse reading–1 Samuel 28:3-20; 31:1-6 (day five)  At the end, Saul’s life is empty, miserable, and meaningless. It is lacking. What is missing?   Trust in God. He chooses to follow his own path over and over rather than follow … Continue reading

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Repent

Re:Verse reading–1 Samuel 28:3-20; 31:1-6 (day four) Saul has sunken to his lowest point spiritually.  When he could not discern a word from the Lord…just as Samuel had told him would happen…he reached out to a Spirit Medium.  In Leviticus … Continue reading

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Beyond

Re:Verse reading–1 Samuel 28:3-20; 31:1-6 (day three) Why have you disturbed me by bringing me up?  The spiritual side of reality is nothing if not consistent with the material side.  Except for being dead, Samuel is his same old self, … Continue reading

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Comfortless Ghosts

Re:Verse reading–1 Samuel 28:3-20; 31:1-6 (day two)  Samuel said, “Why then do you ask me, since the Lord has departed from you and has become your adversary? vs. 16 There was a time when Samuel had a good word for Saul. … Continue reading

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