Monthly Archives: September 2018

A Promise Broken

It’s a small point in a giant story.  In fact, I overlooked it many times when reading the account between David and Goliath.  After Goliath fell, we’re told: When the Philistines saw that their hero was dead, they turned and … Continue reading

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Fifth Time Around

There was an hour before dinner and it was a beautiful evening, so I took my trusty metal detector back to my favorite location for a short “hunt.”  When I told my wife where I was headed she asked, “Again?  … Continue reading

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Pause & Pray

Short and sweet.  Such is the verse…and the truth it teaches. The setting was the king’s palace in Babylon.  Nehemiah, the man God would use to rebuild Jerusalem, was serving as King Artaxerxes’ cupbearer.  One day the king noticed that … Continue reading

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Band-Aids by the Billions!

It’s one of the most beautiful pictures of God in the entire Bible (in my humble opinion): He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds. (Psalm 147:3) Yet perhaps you’ve wondered it too… Does God really see all my … Continue reading

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Every Strike

It’s been nearly 100 years since he last played, yet Babe Ruth – The King of Swing – is still widely remembered for his baseball greatness.  Ruth remains in the Top 10 in MLB history in nine categories, including:  Total … Continue reading

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This Time. This Generation

“For such a time as this” (Esther 4:14). Most of us will recognize this phrase from Mordecai’s words to his cousin, Esther, asking the queen to approach King Xerxes in order to save the Jews.  When I read the account … Continue reading

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Unfailing Love

Noting comforts like the unfailing love of God! (To receive free daily devotions via email, subscribe at:  http://www.theteachableheart.com/blogs—daily-devotions.html. For more information about the ministry, or to order the devotional books, visit:  http://www.theteachableheart.com/books.html).

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