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2 Kings 9:22 (How Can There Be Peace)

King Joram demanded, “Do you come in peace, Jehu?” Jehu replied, “How can there be peace as long as the idolatry and witchcraft of your mother, Jezebel, are all around us?” (2 Kings 9:22) Read: 2Kings 9:14-10:31, Acts 17:1-34, Psalm 144:1-15,

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2 Kings 9:22 (How Can There Be Peace)

King Joram demanded, “Do you come in peace, Jehu?” Jehu replied, “How can there be peace as long as the idolatry and witchcraft of your mother, Jezebel, are all around us?” (2 Kings 9:22) Read: 2Kings 9:14-10:31, Acts 17:1-34, Psalm 144:1-15,

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Psalm 137:9 (Smash All The Babies)

Happy is the one who takes your babies and smashes them against the rocks! (Psalm 137:9) Read: 1Kings 20:1-21:29, Acts 12:24-13:15, Psalm 137:1-9, Proverbs 17:16 Relate: Before I begin to write any post, I will always spend some time in prayer and

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Psalm 137:9 (Smash All The Babies)

Happy is the one who takes your babies and smashes them against the rocks! (Psalm 137:9) Read: 1Kings 20:1-21:29, Acts 12:24-13:15, Psalm 137:1-9, Proverbs 17:16 Relate: Before I begin to write any post, I will always spend some time in prayer and

Oct 8, 2013; St. Petersburg, FL, USA; Boston Red Sox first baseman Mike Napoli (12) looks on prior to game four of the American League divisional series agains the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field. Mandatory Credit: Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports

Acts 10:15 (Unclean)

 But the voice spoke again: “Do not call something unclean if God has made it clean.” Acts 10:15 Read: 1Kings 14:1-15:24, Acts 10:1-23, Psalm 133:1-3, Proverbs 17:7-8 Relate: Who are the “unclean” ones for you? For me it’s Red Sox fans. No,

Oct 8, 2013; St. Petersburg, FL, USA; Boston Red Sox first baseman Mike Napoli (12) looks on prior to game four of the American League divisional series agains the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field. Mandatory Credit: Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports

Acts 10:15 (Unclean)

 But the voice spoke again: “Do not call something unclean if God has made it clean.” Acts 10:15 Read: 1Kings 14:1-15:24, Acts 10:1-23, Psalm 133:1-3, Proverbs 17:7-8 Relate: Who are the “unclean” ones for you? For me it’s Red Sox fans. No,

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Sometimes It Takes Distress (6/4/13)

Please forgive the slightly different look to this post. You can see how The River Walk has evolved as this one is actually from two years ago today. I would never have guessed, when writing this at the time I would be

Turkey Protest

Sometimes It Takes Distress (6/4/13)

Please forgive the slightly different look to this post. You can see how The River Walk has evolved as this one is actually from two years ago today. I would never have guessed, when writing this at the time I would be

The Great Substitution

John 19:30 (The Great Substitution)

When Jesus had tasted it, he said, “It is finished!” Then he bowed his head and released his spirit. (John 19:30) Read: 2Samuel 17:1-29, John 19:23-42, Psalm 119:129-152, Proverbs 16:12-13 Relate: The Qur’an doesn’t believe Jesus died. Islam takes the facts of the greatest

The Great Substitution

John 19:30 (The Great Substitution)

When Jesus had tasted it, he said, “It is finished!” Then he bowed his head and released his spirit. (John 19:30) Read: 2Samuel 17:1-29, John 19:23-42, Psalm 119:129-152, Proverbs 16:12-13 Relate: The Qur’an doesn’t believe Jesus died. Islam takes the facts of the greatest

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John 11:25-26 (Never Die)

Jesus told her, “I am the resurrection and the life. Anyone who believes in me will live, even after dying. Everyone who lives in me and believes in me will never ever die. Do you believe this, Martha?” (John 11:25-26) Read: 1

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John 11:25-26 (Never Die)

Jesus told her, “I am the resurrection and the life. Anyone who believes in me will live, even after dying. Everyone who lives in me and believes in me will never ever die. Do you believe this, Martha?” (John 11:25-26) Read: 1

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Proverbs 14:32 (A Place Of Safety)

The wicked person is thrown down by his own wrongdoing, but the righteous person has a place of safety in death. (Proverbs 14:32) Read: 1Samuel 5:1-7:17, John 6:1-21, Psalm 106:13-31, Proverbs 14:32-33 Relate: The above is the ISV. NIV says, “When calamity

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Proverbs 14:32 (A Place Of Safety)

The wicked person is thrown down by his own wrongdoing, but the righteous person has a place of safety in death. (Proverbs 14:32) Read: 1Samuel 5:1-7:17, John 6:1-21, Psalm 106:13-31, Proverbs 14:32-33 Relate: The above is the ISV. NIV says, “When calamity