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Ambassadors

Isaiah 6:8-9a “Then I heard the voice of the Lord saying, ‘Whom shall I send?  And who will go for us?’  And I said, ‘Here am I.  Send me!’  He said, ‘Go and tell…’” 2 Corinthians 5:19b-20a “And he has … Continue reading

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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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