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40 days and 40 nights

The number 40 was pivotal in the life of Moses. He spent his first 40 years living in the wealth and luxury of the Egyptian Pharaoh’s palace. He spent his next 40 in obscurity tending the sheep of his father-in-law … Continue reading

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A parallel wilderness

The idea of parallel universes is¬†widespread in fiction. Popular examples include Alice through the Looking Glass (Alice in Wonderland) and A Christmas Carol. We have to look to the Bible, however, to find a parallel wilderness. While parallel universe stories … Continue reading

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Scared to lose what is not yours!

I just learned something great from 1 Kings. Here it is: I will make bad decisions if I fear losing what God gave me in the first place. Let’s find this truth in the scripture. Our text is 1 Kings … Continue reading

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