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The Preacher Weighs In on the Gift of Work

Another in an occasional series of articles on the Book of Ecclesiastes. In this one, we are now in Chapter 4, and the focus is on work, and the Preacher/Teacher claims how valuable work is for our lives. From Jared Ingle…………………

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Praying the Names of God — Yahweh Nissi — The Lord My Banner

Just as a flag waving in the distance on the battlefield could be a rallying point and a source of encouragement and even bravery, so is our God! From author Ann Spangler………………

Yahweh Nissi — The Lord My Banner

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The Preacher Draws Our Eyes to Abuses of Power — Studies in Ecclesiastes

A new article in a series on the Old Testament Book of Ecclesiastes from pastor and biblical counselor Jared Ingle. Here, he is in the last few verses of Chapter 3 and first few verses of Chapter 4, where the Preacher is examining those in authority, and how they often abuse their power over the weak and powerless. But a day of judgement is coming for all………………..

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Psalm 90: A Brief Life, Our Eternal God, and Unending Joy

This article wades a little deeper into Psalm 90, to show us some important points for us to take to heart: our lives are short; God is eternal; so, it is best for us to seek God’s favor now, and to enjoy Him forever after our short lives are over. From Knowable Word………………

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The Names of God: Rosh Pinnah, Eben — Cornerstone, Stone

I really get a lot out of the insights gleaned from these articles that dig into the meanings of the various names of God in Scripture. From Ann Spangler……………..

Rosh Pinnah, Eben — Cornerstone, Stone

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Let There Be Light

HOW TO READ GENESIS 1–3

Here is a very worthwhile article from a very wise and conservative biblical scholar, Vern Poythress. Enjoy! From Desiring God………………………..

https://www.desiringgod.org/articles/let-there-be-light

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The “Good Life” as Expressed in Ecclesiastes

Another in a recent series of articles on the Book of Ecclesiastes from biblical counselor and minister Jared Ingle. This time, he digs into the Preacher’s summation of the best things in life…………..

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Will of God vs. “What God Has Done” — Book of Ecclesiastes

This is a continuation of a recent series looking at the Book of Ecclesiastes. In this article, Jared Ingle is still in Chapter 3 of the book, but he digs a little deeper to ask what God’s will really is, and how should followers of Christ interact with what the Bible teaches about “following God’s will.”

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What Do We Mean When We Say ‘God Is My Rock?’

I happen to live in Colorado, so it might be easier for me to grasp all of the meanings behind the phrase “God is my Rock,” than someone in Florida, say, so here is an article to help a little with that! From Crosswalk.com………….

https://www.crosswalk.com/faith/spiritual-life/what-do-we-mean-when-we-say-god-is-my-rock.html

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https://www.knowableword.com/2021/08/30/what-we-miss-when-we-skip-the-book-of-lamentations/?utm_source=SpecificFeeds&utm_medium=email

We might be tempted to skip this book in the Old Testament, because it seems like going to Barnes & Noble and looking for a book titled The Saddest Book Ever. But Lamentations has a lot of good things for us (like everything in the Bible, a mixture of some bad with much good). This article gives us the rundown. From Knowable Word……………