Bait or Blessing?

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And Caleb said, “He who attacks Kiriath-sepher and captures it, I will give him Achsah my daughter for a wife.” - Judges 1:12 ESV And the men of Israel said, “Have you seen this man who has come up? Surely, he has come up to defy Israel. And the king will enrich the man who...

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Promise, Peace, and Power

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And the LORD said to him, “But I will be with you…” - Judges 6:16 ESV But the LORD said to him, “Peace be to you. Do not fear; you shall not die.” Then Gideon built an altar there to the LORD and called it, The LORD Is Peace . . . . - Judges 6:23-24 ESV But the...

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Seek Pleasure or Take Pleasure?

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 . . . also that everyone should eat and drink and take pleasure in all his toil—this is God’s gift to man. - Ecclesiastes 3:13 ESV The Book of Ecclesiastes is a puzzle to many believers. Solomon set out to find satisfaction and fulfillment in life. He sought to find out...

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Take Hold

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Fight the good fight of faith; take hold of the eternal life to which you were called, and you made the good confession in the presence of many witnesses. - 1 Timothy 6:12 People don’t realize the value of safety features in buildings that have been required by law until they become...

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