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Those In; Those Out; the Heart of the Matter

December 11th, 2016 · No Comments

Zephaniah 3:11-12 (New Living Translation) 11 On that day you will no longer need to be ashamed, for you will no longer be rebels against me. I will remove all proud and arrogant people from among you. There will be no more haughtiness on my holy mountain. 12 Those who are left will be the […]

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Zephaniah, Frankenstein, and Those Who were Chased Away

December 10th, 2016 · No Comments

Zephaniah 3:19 (New Living Translation) And I will deal severely with all who have oppressed you. I will save the weak and helpless ones; I will bring together those who were chased away. I will give glory and fame to my former exiles, wherever they have been mocked and shamed. Per tradition, it is Christmas […]

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Simple, Powerful Instructions for Life

November 16th, 2013 · No Comments

Zephaniah 2:3 (New Living Translation) Seek the Lord, all who are humble, and follow his commands. Seek to do what is right and to live humbly. Perhaps even yet the Lord will protect you— protect you from his anger on that day of destruction. There isn’t much to comment on this passage. Tucked away in […]

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