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God always gives is a way of escape when we are tempted.

You Don’t Want What the Devil’s Got in His Crock-Pot

You Don’t Want What the Devil’s Got in His Crock-Pot

Way Back When There was a steamy stew brewing for Esau. To understand what was at stake, we have to go all the way back to Esau’s grandpa Abraham, one of the most famous dudes in the whole Bible. His nickname is the Father of Faith or just Father Abraham. Ironically, for someone who went

Where Sin Abounds, Grace Abounds All the More

Failures of the Kings Quite unlike any national history of antiquity that I know of, the Old Testament writers almost delight in telling you how sinful their nation is and how sinful their heroes and kings are, and yet how merciful God is toward the nation. I have never seen this approach to historical writing

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A Bible Study for Thanksgiving

In our evening devotions with our boys (6 & 4 years old), my wife and I are walking through the Old Testament and have finished up Genesis and moved on to Moses.  As we started, we read this verse in Exodus chapter 1: “Then a new king, who did not know about Joseph, came to

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