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Do Desperate Emotions Call For Desperate Measures?

The pain we have not grieved over will always stand between us and life. Dr. Rachel Naomi Reman   At first glance, the Book of Ruth is a beautiful story of love and loyalty. But when I began to dig … Continue reading

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Overcoming our fear of the Father

All the people, experiencing the thunder and lightning, the trumpet blast and the smoking mountain, were afraid—they pulled back and stood at a distance. They said to Moses, “You speak to us and we’ll listen, but don’t have God speak … Continue reading

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Advanced lessons in Trust

On the morning of the third day there was thunder and lightning. A cloud covered the mountain, and a very loud horn sounded. All the people among the tents shook with fear.   Then Moses brought the people from among the … Continue reading

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Wounded healers

Then Moses cried out to the Lord, “What should I do with these people? They are ready to stone me!” The Lord said to Moses, “Walk out in front of the people. Take your staff, the one you used when … Continue reading

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Baby Steps of Trust

From the time we come wailing into the world, our brains are ready and eager to learn new things. Stop and think about it for a moment – we are constantly learning, anything and everything, from how to cook a … Continue reading

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When it’s easier to look back

The whole Israelite community set out from Elim and came to the Desert of Sin, which is between Elim and Sinai, on the fifteenth day of the second month after they had come out of Egypt.  In the desert the whole … Continue reading

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Trust 101

Then Moses led Israel from the Red Sea and they went into the Desert of Shur. For three days they traveled in the desert without finding water. When they came to Marah, they could not drink its water because it … Continue reading

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