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My Citizenship is in Heaven

Then she gave birth to a son, and Moses named him Gershom, for he said, “I have been a sojourner in a foreign land.”  Exodus 2:22 גָּר ger alien, sojourner, foreigner living in a strange land among strange people; anyone who is not native to a given land or among a given people As a …

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O Holy Night

But the people of God will sing a song of joy, like the songs at the holy festivals. You will be filled with joy, as when a flutist leads a group of pilgrims to Jerusalem, the mountain of the LORD— to the Rock of Israel.  Isaiah 30:29 Elizabeth gave a glad cry and exclaimed to …

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Constancy of God

 And He answered, “You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength and with all your mind, and your neighbor as yourself.”  Luke 10:27 Jesus has called us to love…love God with our all…love all with our all. Yet, we doubt and hem-and-haw …

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Be Glad

This is the day which the LORD hath made; we will rejoice and be glad in it.  Psalm 118:24 שָׂמַח samach be glad be cheerful, joyful rejoice make merry be blithe, gleesome Be glad…a way to praise my Lord Be glad…putting a genuine smile on my face Be glad…lifting my hands in glorious honor and …

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With Shouts of Joy

You visit the earth and water it; You greatly enrich it; the river of God is full of water; You provide their grain, for so You have prepared it. You water its furrows abundantly, settling its ridges, softening it with showers, and blessing its growth. Psalm 65:9-10 God sends His rain to the earth…this place …

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Sojourner

“You shall not oppress a sojourner.  You know the heart of a sojourner, for you were sojourners in the land of Egypt.  Exodus 23:9 גָּר ger properly, a guest; by implication, a foreigner:—alien, sojourner, stranger a person living out of his own country foreign shepherds, nomadic tribes wandering about in the land I have been …

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The Way of Holiness – Isaiah 35

  God speaks to us through His Word.  I continue to ponder this highway that I am on.  I feel His nearness, His love for me, His joy as I learn from Him.  I walk the road with God. Isaiah 35:1-10: 1 The wilderness and the dry land shall be glad; the desert shall rejoice and …

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A Highway

And a highway shall be there, and it shall be called the Way of Holiness; the unclean shall not pass over it. It shall belong to those who walk on the way; even if they are fools, they shall not go astray.  Isaiah 35:8 A voice cries: “In the wilderness prepare the way of the …

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Peculiar Treasure

In my younger and middle aged days, I ALWAYS wanted to fit in, not stand out.  I wanted to be wanted.  Have you ever felt this way?  I did things that I should not have done so that I would fit in.  I laughed at dumb jokes so I would not stand out as the …

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Threshing Floor

  גֹּרֶן goren from an unused root meaning to smooth; a threshing-floor (as made even); by analogy, any open area:—a barn-, corn-, threshing- floor, a threshing-, void- place before the gates of a city Freshly harvested grain was thrown into a large pile in the very center of the floor.  It was then hand raked …

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