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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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David, his songs, the law, and your hunger

I’ve been reading about David in 1/2 Samuel. That led me to Psalm to hear firsthand David’s songs celebrating his life-journey with God, his rock and protector. The more I studied David’s songs, the more visible the thread of the … 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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Who am I?

If you’re like me, you probably ask “Who am I? Am I good enough? Am I doing enough?” or something similar far too often. As I study God’s word, I see that this is no coincidence. It’s our enemy’s fundamental tactic. … Continue reading

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