Category Archives: Hall of Faith Revised

September 17: Focus for Living by Faith

Read 2 Peter 1:3-11 and Revelation 6:9-11 As we approach the end of our journey through this great Hall of Faith, we are faced with a challenge of our own. Tempted to remove the faith glasses and leave them for recycling, we … Continue reading

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September 16: When We’re Exhausted

Read I Kings 19:1-18  “They went about in sheepskins and goatskins, destitute, persecuted and mistreated — the world was not worthy of them. They wandered in deserts and mountains, and in caves and holes in the ground” (Hebrews 11:37-38). Elijah knew … Continue reading

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September 15: Even Then

Read 2 Chronicles 24:16-27 I wonder if Zechariah got nervous as he went to stand before God’s people and deliver His message. Perhaps he held out hope that Joash might turn back to the ways of God. I wonder if … Continue reading

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September 14: Quenching the Fury

Read Daniel 3:1-30 What they did not see were the details. “O Nebuchadnezzar, we do not need to defend ourselves before you in this matter. If we are thrown into the blazing furnace, the God we serve is able to … Continue reading

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September 13: Faithfully by Faith

Read Daniel 6:1-28 When Daniel’s jealous enemies got the king to make an edict against worshiping the one true God, they were not trying to turn Daniel into a pagan. In fact, their intention was quite the opposite. They wanted to … Continue reading

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September 12: Given to God

Read I Samuel 1:1-28; 3:1-21 All that Samuel did by faith begins here — at the temple of God in Shiloh. A woman’s desparate plea for a son followed by a promise to give him to God once she gets … Continue reading

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September 11: A Heart That Sees by Faith

Read I Samuel 16:1-13 When we started our walk through this great Hall of Faith, we discovered a challenge to see differently. To “be sure of what we hope for . . . certain of what we do not see.” Since the … Continue reading

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