Psalm 2:1 (ESV) – Why do the nations rage and the peoples plot in vain? I remember what I was doing when the commercial airlines crashed into the World Trade Centers. I realized then that my life, and the lives of many, had changed. In the course of human history, it[Read More…]

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Having Nothing

Job 1:21 (ESV) – And he said, “Naked I came from my mother’s womb, and naked shall I return. The Lord gave, and the Lord has taken away; blessed be the name of the Lord.” I have always had something. Never nothing. I now have an abundance of blessings. I have experienced some challenges to be sure. But my[Read More…]

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The People Wept

Nehemiah 8:9 (ESV) – And Nehemiah, who was the governor, and Ezra the priest and scribe, and the Levites who taught the people said to all the people, “This day is holy to the Lord your God; do not mourn or weep.” For all the people wept as they heard the words of the Law. Over the[Read More…]

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