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Bible in 365 Days – Day 199

Focus Chapters: Isaiah 30-33   Standout Verse(s): Isaiah 31:1 NLT What sorrow awaits those who look to Egypt for help, trusting their horses, chariots, and charioteers and depending on the strength of human armies instead of looking to the Lord, the Holy One of Israel.   Observation (s): We tend to place our trust human…

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Bible in 365 Days – Day 198

Focus Chapters: Isaiah 24-27 Isaiah 29   Standout Verse(s): Isaiah 27:7-8 NLT Has the Lord struck Israel as he struck her enemies? Has he punished her as he punished them? No, but he exiled Israel to call her to account. She was exiled from her land as though blown away in a storm from the…

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Bible in 365 Days – Day 192

Focus Chapters: Psalms 115-118   Standout Verse(s): Psalms 118:8 NLT It is better to take refuge in the Lord than to trust in people.   Observation(s) Taking refuge in God is better than placing trust in people. It is better to take refuge in the Lord than to trust in people.   Application: My sister…

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Bible in 365 Days – Day 190

Focus Chapters: Psalms 105-106   Standout Verse(s): Psalms 105:19 NLT Until the time came to fulfill his dreams, the Lord tested Joseph’s character.   Observation (s): God purposefully tested Joseph’s character before leading him to the fulfillment of his dreams. Until the time came to fulfill his dreams, the Lord tested Joseph’s character.   Application:…

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Bible in 365 Days – Day 189

Focus Chapters: Psalms 98-100 Psalms 102 Psalms 104   Standout Verse(s): Psalms 104:5, 8-9 NLT You placed the world on its foundation so it would never be moved. Mountains rose and valleys sank to the levels you decreed. Then you set a firm boundary for the seas, so they would never again cover the earth.…

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Bible in 365 Days – Day 187

Focus Chapters: Psalms 1-2 Psalms 10 Psalms 33 Psalms 71 Psalms 91   Standout Verse(s): Psalms 71:7 NLT My life is an example to many, because you have been my strength and protection.   Observation (s): The psalmist recognized that he was considered an example by many. My life is an example to many, because…

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Bible in 365 Days – Day 184

Focus Chapters: Proverbs 30-31   Standout Verse(s): Proverbs 31:30 NLT Charm is deceptive, and beauty does not last; but a woman who fears the Lord will be greatly praised.   Observation (s): We focus on being charming and beautiful to receive praise, however, these two qualities do not last. Charm is deceptive, and beauty does…

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Bible in 365 Days – Day 181

Focus Chapters: 2 Kings 16:19-20 2 Chronicles 28:26-27 Isaiah 13-16   Standout Verse(s): Isaiah 14:32 NLT What should we tell the Philistine messengers? Tell them, “The Lord has built Jerusalem; its walls will give refuge to his oppressed people.”   Observation (s): Any city built by the Lord cannot be overthrown by our enemies. What should we…

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Bible in 365 Days – Day 178

Focus Chapters: Hosea 9-14   Standout Verse(s): Hosea 13:5-6 NLT I took care of you in the wilderness, in that dry and thirsty land. But when you had eaten and were satisfied, you became proud and forgot me.   Observation (s): When the Israelites were down in the wilderness, God took care of their needs.…

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