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Devotions by Ray Stedman for September 4 – God Gave Them Over

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Topic:God Gave Them Over READ THE SCRIPTURE: ROMANS 1:24-32 Therefore God gave them over in the sinful desires of their hearts, to sexual impurity, for the degrading of their bodies with one another. Romans 1:24 The wickedness at work among human beings follows a process which is identified in this passage by the thrice-repeated phrase, God gave them over. This …

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Devotions by Ray Stedman for August 29 – The True Sabbath Rest

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Topic:The True Sabbath Rest READ THE SCRIPTURE: NEHEMIAH 13:15-22 In those days I saw men in Judah treading winepresses on the Sabbath and bringing in grain and loading it on donkeys, together with wine, grapes, figs and all other kinds of loads. And they were bringing all this into Jerusalem on the Sabbath, Therefore I warned them against selling food …

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Devotions by Ray Stedman for August 28 – Are You Faithful?

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Topic:Are You Faithful? READ THE SCRIPTURE: NEHEMIAH 13:10-14 I put Shelemiah the priest, Zadok the scribe, and a Levite named Pedaiah in charge of the storerooms and made Hanan son of Zaccur, the son of Mattaniah, their assistant, because these men were considered trustworthy. Nehemiah 13:13a Notice how representative this group is that he chooses. There is a priest, a …

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Devotions by Ray Stedman for August 25 – How To Celebra

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Topic:How To Celebrate READ THE SCRIPTURE: NEHEMIAH 12:27-43 At the dedication of the wall of Jerusalem, the Levites were sought out from where they lived and were brought to Jerusalem to celebrate joyfully the dedication with songs of thanksgiving and with the music of cymbals, harps and lyres. Nehemiah 12:27 It is proper to dedicate. And it is proper also …

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Devotions by Ray Stedman for August 24 – Real Heroes And Real Life

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Topic:Real Heroes And Real Life READ THE SCRIPTURE: NEHEMIAH 12:1-26 These were the priests and Levites who returned with Zerubbabel son of Shealtiel and with Jeshua Nehemiah 12:1a This takes us back to the heroes of the past. Zerubbabel led the first return from Babylonian captivity to Jerusalem in 538 BC, almost one hundred years earlier than Nehemiah’s day. Nehemiah …

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Devotions by Ray Stedman for August 23 – Any Volunteers?

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Topic:Any Volunteers? READ THE SCRIPTURE: NEHEMIAH 11 Now the leaders of the people settled in Jerusalem, and the rest of the people cast lots to bring one out of every ten to live in Jerusalem, the holy city, while the remaining nine were to stay in their own towns. The people commended all the men who volunteered to live in …

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Devotions by Ray Stedman for August 19 -Time After Time

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Topic:Time After Time READ THE SCRIPTURE: NEHEMIAH 9:16-37 But as soon as they were at rest, they again did what was evil in your sight. Then you abandoned them to the hand of their enemies so that they ruled over them. And when they cried out to you again, you heard from heaven, and in your compassion you delivered them …

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Devotions by Ray Stedman for August 13 -The Power And Peril Of A Witness

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Topic:The Power And Peril Of A Witness READ THE SCRIPTURE: NEHEMIAH 6:15-19 So the wall was completed… When all our enemies heard about this, all the surrounding nations were afraid and lost their self-confidence, because they realized that this work had been done with the help of our God. Nehemiah 6:15-16 Even their enemies had to admit that God was …

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Devotions by Ray Stedman for August 12 -When Not To Run Away

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Topic:When Not To Run Away READ THE SCRIPTURE: NEHEMIAH 6:10-14 Should a man like me run away? Or should one like me go into the temple to save his life? I will not go! Nehemiah 6:11 Once again the enemy switches his tactics, reverting again to subterfuge. A word comes in the form of a prophecy, but this man is …

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Devotions by Ray Stedman for August 11 -A Great Work

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Topic:A Great Work READ THE SCRIPTURE: NEHEMIAH 6:1-9 I am carrying on a great project and cannot go down. Why should the work stop while I leave it and go down to you? Nehemiah 6:3b These erstwhile enemies suddenly become Nehemiah’s friends and invite him to a conference down on the plain of Ono. It is located down on the …

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