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November 25: Real Peace in Real Life

Read Philippians 3:1-14 It had been a rough couple of weeks. Six straight days of an illness for my daughter that led to the emergency room, numerous medical tests and doctors’ appointments. I was exhausted in every sense of the … Continue reading

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November 24: Abigail the Peacemaker

Read 1 Samuel 25 “Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called the sons of God” (Matt. 5:9). Peacemaking, I imagine, had become a lifestyle for Abigail. After all, she had lived with a man who’s name means fool … Continue reading

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November 23: Pursue Peace With Others

Read Romans 12:9-21 “If it is possible, as far as it depends on you, live at peace with everyone.”  (v. 18) When it comes to family life (not to mention all relationships), the above verse is one of the most … Continue reading

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November 22: Peace Promises

Read John 14 When I stop and really listen to all that goes on, I can get overwhelmed with the possibilities. My peace feels threatened as my trust in God wavers. A 22-year-old woman has a stroke and passes away. … Continue reading

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November 21: When God’s Peace Controls Life

Read Colossians 3:12-17 When our minds are set on the truth of what God has done — His love, His power, His mercy, His grace — we know the peace of God. And it changes everything. Peace. It means wholeness. … Continue reading

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November 20: Pursue God’s Peace

Read Psalm 34:1-22 David had earned a reputation. In fact, there was a saying throughout Israel, “Saul has slain his thousands, And David his ten thousands.” (1 Sam. 18:7) While many looked favorably on him, however, there were many…led by … Continue reading

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November 19: Peace No Matter What

Read John 16:25-33 The verses you just read are situated at the end of what has been called “The Upper Room Discourse.” To fully appreciate their value, let’s attempt to understand the setting of these instructions Jesus gave to His … Continue reading

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