Love Came Near

This Week’s Reading: Genesis 39-47 Have you ever been treated as the favourite, in your family, at work, at school? Did you enjoy the favour and suffer the jealousy? Do I have a story for you! Joseph was the favoured one in his family. When Joseph was born, Jacob bypassed his boys and reached for […]

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Love Came Down to the Generations

This Week’s Scripture Passage: Genesis 3-15 Hello friends! Here is the second Bible Study of our twenty-two month Walk through the Bible together! Thanks for the great feedback! There are study questions follow at the end of the lesson if you are keen or for group study. Just post comments below or meet online at […]

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Love Came Down with Fierce Redemption

I love the story of Hosea.  Incredulously, this Middle Eastern man is told by God, “Go. Marry a prostitute.  Your life is now an object lesson for Israel.  They are whoring on every hillside trying to get from Baal what only I can give.  I still am here, waiting for them.  Now you, Hosea, go […]

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Love Comes Down Through Us

In 2009, Marion Cozens established a refuge shelter for homeless pregnant women with the fierce intention to build broken women into healthy parents. Marion, a business woman and single parent of four daughters, renovated her personal residence and sought formal shelter status. WINGS’ mandate is as clear as its bright pink font on its website: “We […]

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Love Came Down with Alignment

Almighty God was king, a theocracy established only once in history, when Israel was chosen by God Himself. Israel crowned the Lord as King of their nation with Moses (see 1 Samuel 12:12). After decades of theocracy, the nation of Israel, in vanity and comparison to other nations, cried out for a human king. In […]

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Love Came Down with Strength

(Sorry for the delay!  Next post coming this Friday.  Please accept my apologies. – JS) This Week’s Reading: Judges 18 – 1 Samuel 2 Trauma can have a lasting impact on people’s lives. The story of Ruth and Naomi has Trauma’s handprints all over it. First, famine hit the land. Famine in an agricultural culture […]

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Love Came Near

This Week’s Reading: Genesis 39-47 Have you ever been treated as the favourite, in your family, at work, at school? Did you enjoy the favour and suffer the jealousy? Do I have a story for you! Joseph was the favoured one in his family. When Joseph was born, Jacob bypassed his boys and reached for […]

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Love Came Down with Blessing

This Week’s Reading:  Genesis 27 to 37 In Genesis 27, this scene could be straight from a movie.  Issac could be played by Marlon Brando,  Esau by Chris Hemmingsworth and Jacob, Chris Pratt. (You can cast the characters as you wish.) The scene is called The Deception. (Esau is called to his father’s tent.) Isaac: […]

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Love Came Down to the Generations

This Week’s Scripture Passage: Genesis 3-15 Hello friends! Here is the second Bible Study of our twenty-two month Walk through the Bible together! Thanks for the great feedback! There are study questions follow at the end of the lesson if you are keen or for group study. Just post comments below or meet online at […]

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