Category: Old Testament
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Jeremiah 43.1-11 – Pride & its consequences
Posted: 2 August 2010 in Jeremiah

And it came to pass, that when Jeremiah had made an end of speaking unto all the people all the words of the LORD their God, for which the LORD their God had sent him to them, even all these words, Then spake Azariah the son of Hoshaiah, and Johanan the son of Kareah, and all the proud men, saying unto Jeremiah, Thou speakest falsely:

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2 Kings 9.5-8 & Isaiah 55.8-9
The death of Ahab & his family
Posted: 31 July 2010 in 2 Kings, Isaiah

And when he came, behold, the captains of the host were sitting; and he said, I have an errand to thee, O captain…. and he poured the oil on his head, and said unto him, Thus saith the LORD God of Israel, I have anointed thee king over the people of the LORD, even over Israel…..

For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways, saith the LORD. For as the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways, and my thoughts than your thoughts.

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Job 9.1-4 – Suffering & Man’s dealings with God
Posted: 29 July 2010 in Job

Then Job answered and said, I know it is so of a truth: but how should man be just with God? If he will contend with him, he cannot answer him one of a thousand. He is wise in heart, and mighty in strength: who hath hardened himself against him, and hath prospered?

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Genesis 1 – Creation
Posted: 26 July 2010 in Genesis

In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth. And the earth was without form, and void; and darkness was upon the face of the deep. And the Spirit of God moved upon the face of the waters. And God said, Let there be light: and there was light. And God saw the light, that it was good: and God divided the light from the darkness.

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2 Kings 2.1-18 – Accepting God’s will
Posted: 23 July 2010 in 2 Kings, Scripture

And it came to pass, when the LORD would take up Elijah into heaven by a whirlwind, that Elijah went with Elisha from Gilgal. And Elijah said unto Elisha, Tarry here, I pray thee; for the LORD hath sent me to Bethel. And Elisha said unto him, As the LORD liveth, and as thy soul liveth, I will not leave thee. So they went down to Bethel……

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