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Letters to the 7 *churches – Revelation 2:1-3:22

  But the *church tested what they said. If anything did not agree with the word of God, the *church refused it. The *church at Ephesus believed that the word of God is the truth. The *church at Ephesus refused … Continue reading

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Matthew the Publican Becomes a Disciple

Matthew the Publican Becomes a Disciple Matt. 9:9-13; Mark 2:14-17; Luke 5:27-32 Jesus calls Matthew the Publican to follow Him. IN THE LANDwhere Jesus lived there was among the Jews one class of people whom all other Jews despised.  This … Continue reading

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Jesus in Jerusalem for the Passover

Thursday, June 28, 2012 Jesus in Jerusalem for the Passover John 2:13 to John 3:21 Jesus upsets the tables of the money-changers and drives them from the temple. THE TIME HADcome again for the yearly Passover Feast in Jerusalem, and … Continue reading

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Zacharias and Elizabeth Name Their Child

  Zacharias and Elizabeth Name Their Child Luke 1:57-80 Zacharias writes in plain letters, so all could read, “His name is John.” A TIME OFgreat rejoicing had come to the quiet little home in the hill-country of Judah, for God … Continue reading

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An Angel Visits Zacharias

Monday, June 18, 2012 An Angel Visits Zacharias Luke 1:1-23 The angel said,  “Do not be afraid, Zacharias, for your prayer is heard, and your wife shall have a son, whom you shall call John.” ZACHARIAS, THE PRIEST,was an old … Continue reading

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Nehemiah-The King’s Cupbearer

Nehemiah-The King’s Cupbearer Nehemiah 1:1 to 2:18 Nehemiah rises up quietly during the night and takes a few soldiers with him to see the condition of the wall of Jerusalem. IN THE PALACEof King Artaxerxes was a noble young man … Continue reading

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Haman’s Plans to Destroy All the Jews

AMONG THE PRINCESat the royal palace in Shushan was a proud man named Haman.  He was very rich, and clever, and he knew how to behave in the most pleasing manner whenever he appeared before the King.  So the King … Continue reading

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Esther-The Beautiful Girl who Became a Queen

ESTHER, THE JEWESS,was only a little girl when both her parents died and she went to live in the home of her cousin, Mordecai.  Her new home was in the great city of Shushan, where the King of Persia lived.  … Continue reading

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The Home-Coming of the Jews Ezra 1:1 to Ezra 3:7

The Home-Coming of the Jews Ezra 1:1 to Ezra 3:7 The Jews begin their journey back to Judah. A GREAT COMPANYof people were gathering in the valley along the Euphrates River, preparing to start on a long journey.  There were … Continue reading

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Daniel’s Angel Visitor

DANIEL HAD LIVEDmany years in the beautiful capital cities of the eastern kings, and he had helped these kings rule the people.  But during those many years (for he was now old) he had never forgotten his childhood home in … Continue reading

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