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How Can There Be Peace

Just because a man assumes a position of leadership does not mean he has a right to be there or that God has backed him.

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Be Still

“Go out and stand before me on the mountain,” the Lord told him. And as Elijah stood there, the Lord passed by, and a mighty windstorm hit the mountain. It was such a terrible blast that the rocks were torn loose, but the Lord was not in the wind. After the wind there was an earthquake, but the Lord was not…

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It is much easier to speak out against the violence of our leaders than it is to curb the violence and abuse of authority in my own heart.

cross and the sword

John 18:39-40 (The Cross And The Sword)

But you have a custom of asking me to release one prisoner each year at Passover. Would you like me to release this ‘King of the Jews’?” But they shouted back, “No! Not this man. We want Barabbas!” (Barabbas was a revolutionary.) (John 18:39-40)   Read: 2 Samuel 15:23 – 16:23, John 18:25 – 19:22, Psalm 119:113-128,…



“I am leaving you with a gift—peace of mind and heart. And the peace I give is a gift the world cannot give. So don’t be troubled or afraid. Remember what I told you: I am going away, but I will come back to you again. If you really loved me, you would be happy…

John 2:12 (Capernaum)

After the wedding he went to Capernaum for a few days with his mother, his brothers, and his disciples. (John 2:12) Daily Bible Reading: Exodus 32:1 – 34:35 Relate: The prophet Nahum wrote the book bearing his name right some time shortly before the Assyrian empire collapsed. He was a subject of that empire and there are…

Peace Descending, Hope Rises (John 1:32,33)

Then John testified, “I saw the Holy Spirit descending like a dove from heaven and resting upon him. I didn’t know he was the one, but when God sent me to baptize with water, he told me, ‘The one on whom you see the Spirit descend and rest is the one who will baptize with the Holy…