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Welcome Home!

But our citizenship is in heaven. And we eagerly await a Savior from there, the Lord Jesus Christ. —Philippians 3:20

How Do We Make Our Way Back Home?

"Return to me, and I will return to you," says the Lord Almighty. But you ask, "How are we to return?" —Malachi 3:7

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And we, who with unveiled faces all reflect the Lord's glory, are being transformed into his likeness with ever-increasing glory, which comes from the Lord, who is the Spirit. —2 Corinthians 3:18

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Therefore, I urge you, brothers, in view of God's mercy, to offer your bodies as living sacrifices, holy and pleasing to God—this is your spiritual act of worship. Do not conform any longer to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God's will is—his good, pleasing and perfect will. —Romans 12:1-2

Anointed Aprons

And God wrought special miracles by the hands of Paul: so that from his body were brought unto the sick handkerchiefs or aprons, and the diseases departed from them, and the evil spirits went out of them. —Acts 19:11-12

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Though you have not seen him, you love him; and even though you do not see him now, you believe in him and are filled with an inexpressible and glorious joy, for you are receiving the goal of your faith, the salvation of your souls. —1 Peter 1:8-9

Set Your Sights

According to my earnest expectation and my hope, that in nothing I shall be ashamed, but that with all boldness, as always, so now also Christ shall be magnified in my body, whether it be by life, or by death. For to me to live is Christ, and to die is gain. —Philippians 1:20-21

True Reward

Well done, good and faithful servant! You have been faithful with a few things; I will put you in charge of many things. Come and share your master's happiness! —Matthew 25:23


"Let love be without hypocrisy. Hate what is evil. Cleave to what is good."
—Romans 12:9, MEV
Aug. 1Is. 65-66; Ps. 62; John 3
Aug. 22 Kin. 21; 2 Chr. 33; John 4
Aug. 3Nah. 1-3; John 5
Aug. 42 Kin. 22; 2 Chr. 34; John 6
Aug. 52 Kin. 23; 2 Chr. 35; John 7
Aug. 6Hab. 1-3; John 8
Aug. 7Zeph. 1-3; John 9
Aug. 8Jer. 1-2; John 10
Aug. 9Jer. 3-4; John 11
Aug. 10Jer. 5-6; John 12
Aug. 11Jer. 7-9; John 13
Aug. 12Jer. 10-12; John 14
Aug. 13Jer. 13-15; John 15
Aug. 14Jer. 16-17; Ps. 96; John 16
Aug. 15Jer. 18-20; Ps. 93; John 17
Aug. 162 Kin. 24; Jer. 22; Ps. 112; John 18
Aug. 17Jer. 23,25; John 19
Aug. 18Jer. 26,35-36; John 20
Aug. 19Jer. 45-47; Ps. 105; John 21
Aug. 20Jer. 48-49; Ps. 67; 1 John 1
Aug. 21Jer. 21,24,27; Ps. 118; 1 John 2
Aug. 22Jer. 28-30; 1 John 3
Aug. 23Jer. 31-32; 1 John 4
Aug. 24Jer. 33-34; Ps. 74; 1 John 5
Aug. 25Jer. 37-39; Ps. 79; 2 John
Aug. 26Jer. 50-51; 3 John
Aug. 27Jer. 52; Rev. 1; Ps. 143-144
Aug. 28Ezek. 1-3; Rev. 2
Aug. 29Ezek. 4-7; Rev. 3
Aug. 30Ezek. 8-11; Rev. 4
Aug. 31Ezek. 12-14; Rev. 5

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Put to death, therefore, whatever belongs to your earthly nature. ... You used to walk in these ways, in the life you once lived. But now you must rid yourselves of all such things as these: anger, rage, malice, slander, and filthy language from your lips. Do not lie to each other, since you have taken off your old self with its practices and have put on the new self, which is being renewed in knowledge in the image of its Creator. —Colossians 3:5, 7-10

God's Agents

And these signs shall follow them that believe; in my name shall they cast out devils; they shall speak with new tongues; they shall take up serpents; and if they drink any deadly thing, it shall not hurt them; they shall lay hands on the sick, and they shall recover. —Mark 16:17-18

How Do We Come to Brokenness?

Then he said to them, "My soul is overwhelmed with sorrow to the point of death. Stay here and keep watch with me." Going a little farther, he fell with his face to the ground and prayed, "My Father, if it is possible, may this cup be taken from me. Yet not as I will, but as you will." —Matthew 26:38-39

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He who dwells in the shelter of the Most High will rest in the shadow of the  Almighty. I will say of the Lord, "He is my refuge and my fortress, my God, in whom I trust." —Psalm 91:1-2

Hearts of Kings

The king's heart is in the hand of the Lord, as the rivers of water: he turneth it whithersoever he will. —Proverbs 21:1

This World Is Not My Home

But in keeping with his promise we are looking forward to a new heaven and a new earth, the home of righteousness. —2 Peter 3:13

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I will sing of the Lord's great love forever; with my mouth I will make your faithfulness knownthrough all generations. I will declare that your love stands firm forever, that you established your faithfulness in heaven itself. —Psalm 89:1-2

He Sends the Wine

And the floors shall be full of wheat, and the vats shall overflow with wine. —Joel 2:24

A Grateful Nation

Save us, O Lord our God, and gather us from the nations, that we may give thanks to your holy name and glory in your praise. —Psalm 106:47

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Let the morning bring me word of your unfailing love, for I have put my trust in you. Show me the way I should go, for to you I lift up my soul. —Psalm 143:8

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