It Gets Worse Before It Gets Better, Ex 5:9

It Gets Worse Before It Gets Better Ex 5:9 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO When Moses and Aaron approached Pharaoh about letting Israel go, the Jews were undoubtedly excited about the prospect of getting out from under their bondage. They were happy God heard their cry, Ex 2:23-25.  They worshipped God when...

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Where Art Thou? Gen 3:9

In Gen 3:8, the Lord was walking in the garden in the cool of the day.  Evidently, it was normal for Adam to be walking with God at this time, just like Enoch and Noah walked with God.  However, on this day, Adam wasn’t with the Lord.  That was unusual....

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The Guide of Her Youth, Prov 2:16-17

The Guide of Her Youth Prov. 2:16-17 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO In this passage Solomon describes a strange woman who flatters with her words and causes young men to leave the path of uprightness. This strange woman has forgotten the covenant of her God [to protect her virginity and to marry...

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Encourage Him, Deut 1:38

Encourage Him Deut. 1:38 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO The Lord told Moses to encourage Joshua, his replacement, as he was about to lead Israel into the Promised Land.  He needed to encourage him because he was going to cause Israel to inherit the land.  We likewise need to encourage our replacements...

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Fellowship With Us, 1 Jn 1:3

Fellowship With Us 1 Jn 1:3 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO John wrote this first epistle primarily to declare Jesus to us.  He desired that we might have fellowship together with other believers and with the Father and his Son.  His object is that our joy might be full.  John wrote,...

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We Must Abide in Jesus, Jn 15:5

In Jesus’ instructions to his disciples before his crucifixion, in Jn 15-16, and in his prayer in Jn 17, he mentioned three things about abiding in him that we are going to discuss tonight.  He was not referring to being “in the body” like he revealed to Paul .  These...

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Let God Be Magnified, Ps 70:4

In Ps 70:4, David wrote, “let such as love thy salvation say continually, Let God be magnified.”  We are certainly those who love the Lord’s salvation and so we should certainly be the ones who say continually, Let God be magnified. Let God be magnified – Ps 70:4 – “Let...

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Prophecy Against the Mountains, Ezek 6:1-14

Ezek 6 is a prophecy against the mountains of Israel, which is where idols were worshipped in the high places.  This prophecy against the mountains includes prophecies about: The destruction of the high places – Ezek 6:1-7 – Ezekiel prophesies to the mountains, hills, rivers, and valleys. The Lord said...

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The Confessional, Prov 28:13

The Confessional Prov. 28:13 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO There are many who still believe that confessing your sins to a priest in a confessional is a true confession. But that’s not so. The confessional represents: A Feigned repentance – you make the confession and then feel the contrition until you go...

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