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Doves

Genesis 8:10b-11 “…[Noah] sent out the dove from the ark.  When the dove returned to him in the evening, there in its beak was a freshly plucked olive leaf!  Then Noah knew that the water had receded from the earth.” … Continue reading

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Language

Genesis 11:4, 6-7 “Then they said, ‘Come, let us build ourselves a city, with a tower that reaches to the heavens, so that we may make a name for ourselves…’  But…the Lord said, ‘If as one people speaking the same … Continue reading

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Friend

1 Samuel 18:1, 3-4 “After David had finished talking with Saul, Jonathan became one in spirit with David, and he loved him as himself…And Jonathan made a covenant with David because he loved him as himself.  Jonathan took off the … Continue reading

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Teacher

Psalm 119:66, 68 “Teach me your knowledge and good judgement, for I believe in your commands…You are good, and what you do is good; teach me your decrees.” Luke 18:18-19 “A certain ruler asked him, ‘Good teacher, what must I … Continue reading

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Jewels

Zechariah 9:16 “The Lord their God will save them on that day as the flock of his people.  They will sparkle in his land like jewels in a crown.” Isaiah 62:3 “You will be a crown of splendour in the … Continue reading

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Shepherd’s Song

1 Samuel 16:23 “Whenever the spirit from God came upon Saul, David would take his harp and play.  Then relief would come to Saul; he would feel better, and the evil spirit would leave him.” Mark 14:26-27 “When they had … Continue reading

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Riverside

Exodus 2:5-8, 10 “Then Pharaoh’s daughter went down to the Nile to bathe, and her attendants were walking along the river bank.  She saw the basket among the reeds and sent her slave girl to get it.  She opened it and saw … Continue reading

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