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John 14:16-18 “I will ask the Father, and He will give you another Helper, that He may be with you forever; that is the Spirit of truth, whom the world cannot receive, because it does not see Him or know Him, but you … Continue reading

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WHY SUFFER? – #6 Discipline – The “Tire” Test

  “I guess we’ll have to try that test again,” God said. I think I remember the preacher who said that, but he was not important.  What was important was that statement.  It has stuck with me. In one of … Continue reading

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As the boils sting, Job said some things, that are good for me and you. They are in the scripture; every word is true. God is in control, and he cares for my soul: “But he knows the way that … Continue reading

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Satan challenged God to  make a little gamble. He said, “If you didn’t fence your kids in. They would  like to ramble. Against you they would raise their voices, if you let me give them choices.” “Ho,” said God, “have … Continue reading

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My third 2017 wish for you.  JOY Commuting in a triangle between Wichita, KS; Tulsa, OK; and Oklahoma City was a difficult circumstance in my life during a transition of jobs and residences.  Other personal problems were weighing heavily on … Continue reading

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JEHOVAH-SHALOM, God of Comfort/Peace

God reveals himself as Jehovah-Shalom in the sixth chapter of Judges in a story relating to Gideon.  The name is revealed in verses 23 and 24.  The following is an excerpt from an article entitled Jehovah-Shalom, God of Comfort/Peace   https://onetahayes.com/gods-provision/jehovah-shalom-my-comfortpeace/ … Continue reading

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