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Prayer that Pride Will Not Preclude Prayer

In Genesis chapter 4, we read about Cain murdering his brother Abel and Cain’s subsequent punishment. The chapter tells also of Cain’s descendants. Several generations later is born Lamech, whose story becomes the focal point of Cain’s genealogy. Lamech has … Continue reading

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Like a Child with Its Mother

A sense of entitlement can mar our prayers as we worship God. If I believe I deserve more, that I have earned more than I have received, I will approach life and prayer with anger. On the other hand, I … Continue reading

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A Psalmist’s Prayer on Thanksgiving Day

A happy Thanksgiving Day to citizens of the United States of America! Today many families will gather to celebrate and to give thanks. Many will each too much; some will watch hours of American football or basketball on television while … Continue reading

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