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Anointed

Exodus 30:22a, 30-31, 32b “Then the Lord said to Moses, ‘…Anoint Aaron and his sons and consecrate them so they may serve me as priests.  Say to the Israelites, ‘This is to be my sacred anointing oil for the generations … 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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Sceptre

Esther 4:12-16, 5:1-2 “When Esther’s words were reported back to Mordecai, he sent back this answer:  ‘Do not think that because you are in the king’s house you alone of all the Jews will escape.  For if you remain silent … Continue reading

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Letter

Psalm 40:7-8 “Then I said, ‘Here I am, I have come—it is written about me in the scroll.  I desire to do your will, O my God; your law is within my heart.” 2 Corinthians 3:2-3 “You yourselves are our … Continue reading

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Ransom

Hosea 3:1-2 “The Lord said to me, ‘Go, show your love to your wife again, though she is loved by another and is an adulteress.  Love her as the Lord loves the Israelites, though they turn to other gods…’  So … Continue reading

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Streets

Jeremiah 33:10-11a “This is what the Lord says:  ‘You say about this place, ‘It is a desolate waste, without people or animals.’  Yet in the towns of Judah and in the streets of Jerusalem that are deserted…there will be heard … Continue reading

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Wind and Water

Exodus 14:22-22 “Then Moses stretched out his hand over the sea, and all that night the Lord drove the sea back with a strong east wind and turned it into dry land.  The waters were divided, and the Israelites went … Continue reading

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