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Adopted

Esther 2:5-7, 8b, 15, 17 “Now there was in the citadel of Susa a Jew of the tribe of Benjamin, named Mordecai…who had been carried into exile…Mordecai had a cousin named Hadassah, whom he had brought up…This girl, who was … Continue reading

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Crossed Over

Exodus 15:19-21 “When Pharaoh’s horses, chariots and horsemen went into the sea, the Lord brought the waters of the sea back over them, but the Israelites walked through the sea on dry ground.  Then Miriam the prophetess, Aaron’s sister, took … Continue reading

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Bitter Water

Exodus 15:22-26 “Then Moses led Israel…into the Desert of Shur.  For three days they traveled in the desert without finding water.  When they came to Marah, they could not drink its water because it was bitter…So the people grumbled against Moses, saying, ‘What are … Continue reading

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Prince

1 Samuel 18:3, 20:32-33, 42a “And Jonathan made a covenant with David because he loved him as himself…‘Why should he be put to death?  What has he done?’ Jonathan asked his father.  But Saul hurled his spear at him to kill … Continue reading

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Branches

Ezekiel 17:22-23a “This is what the Sovereign Lord says:  I myself will take a shoot from the very top of a cedar and plant it; I will break off a tender sprig from its topmost shoots and plant it on … Continue reading

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Hymns

2 Chronicles 20:15, 17b, 21-22 “He said: ‘Listen…Do not be afraid or discouraged because of this vast army.  For the battle is not yours, but God’s…Go out to face them tomorrow, and the Lord will be with you.’…Jehoshaphat appointed men … Continue reading

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Pearl

Genesis 12:1, 4a “The Lord had said to Abram, ‘Leave your country, your people and your father’s household and go to the land I will show you.’…So Abram left, as the Lord had told him…” Matthew 13:45-46 “Again, the kingdom … Continue reading

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At the Table

2 Samuel 9:1, 3b, 7 “David asked, ‘Is there anyone still left of the house of Saul to whom I can show kindness for Jonathan’s sake?’…Ziba answered the king, ‘There is still a son of Jonathan; he is crippled in … Continue reading

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Banner

Exodus 17:15-16a “Moses built an altar and called it The Lord is my Banner.  He said, ‘For hands were lifted up to the throne of the Lord.’” Isaiah 11:10 “In that day the Root of Jesse will stand as a … 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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