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Worship the Splendid One

He is splendidly holy and worthy of all our worship!   (To receive free daily devotions via email, sign up at: https://theteachableheart.com/classrooms-%26-devotions. For more information about the ministry, or to order the devotional books, visit: https://theteachableheart.com/books.) Advertisements

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Wait and Worry?

When we have done our best, we should wait the result in peace. (John Lubbock) For many of us, worry comes as naturally as breathing!  We seem to slip worry on with our morning outfit and wear it through the … Continue reading

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Confident Instruction

Proverb 22 contains a list of pithy instructions which my Bible calls “Thirty Sayings of the Wise.”  The first thing the wise teacher does is plea with the reader to pay close attention and remember what is about to be … Continue reading

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Unsubscribe from Discontent

“Unsubscribe.”  That’s what I needed to do.  Every day my inbox was bombarded with emails that consisted of shopping lists fine-tuned to my  liking.  Savvy marketers were mining my search history and then presenting me with very tempting online deals. … Continue reading

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That Sinking Feeling

“Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal.”  (Henry Ford) When I read Ford’s words, my mind rushed to the story of Peter walking on the water (Matthew 14).  It’s an account many … Continue reading

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Orange Teeth

My wife loves peach tea.  Ok, that’s an understatement – she LOVES peach tea!  And under the lids of her favorite brand are fun bits of trivia.  (I actually prefer the lids to the contents beneath)! On one such lid … Continue reading

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Dead Reckoning

So then, I thought to myself that I had to do many things hostile to the name of Jesus of Nazareth. (Acts 26:9, NASB) Such was the testimony of Paul before King Agrippa.  The great apostle was recounting his prior, misguided actions … Continue reading

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