Monthly Archive: January 2017

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Seeing holy as a good thing

HOLY 1. dedicated or consecrated to God or a religious purpose; sacred. “the Holy Bible” synonyms: sacred, consecrated, hallowed, sanctified, venerated, revered, reverenced, divine, religious, blessed, blest, dedicated 2. (of a person) devoted to...

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Which path will you choose?

Multitudes, multitudes in the valley of decision! For the day of the Lord is near in the valley of decision. The sun and moon will be darkened, and the stars no longer shine. The...

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Find your voice

I approached writing this blog this morning with dread in my heart. The nations judged. Really? I have to talk about this again? How many times have we covered the judgement of Israel’s surrounding...

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The wasted years

In the last post, we were reminded of how God responds. God restores. Within Joel chapter 2, there’s a verse that I didn’t mention before, a verse that I wanted to have a blog...

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God responds

God responds. God always responds. When the people turn away from their stubbornness and rebellion against God, He responds. When they are truly sorry in their hearts, He responds. When they turn back to...

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‘Where is their God?’

So far in Joel Chapter 2, we’ve seen how Joel has prophesied about an epic invasion of locusts, an invincible army with God at its head. There’s a call to repent on a personal...

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All about appearance

The world tells us it’s all about appearance. That we’re only worth loving if we look right. That people will judge us by how we look, so how we look is of utmost importance....

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A heart response

So having lived through a plague of locusts sweeping through the land, destroying everything in their path, Joel draws a parallel between this mighty invasion and the coming of God’s judgement. God does this...

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A lesson on locusts

In yesterday’s post, Joel posed this question – Has anything like this ever happened in your days or in the days of your ancestors? ¬†Joel 1:2 And what was he talking about? Well, locusts....