Receiving strength from the Lord …

Eighteenth Sunday after Pentecost: Exodus 16:2-15; Psalm 105:1-6, 37-45 or Jonah 3:10-4:11; Psalm 145:1-8; Philippians 1:21-30; Matthew 20:1-16 Receiving strength from the Lord God allows His people to suffer difficulties. Why? - To strengthen our faith (Exodus 15:25; 16:4; Deuteronomy 8:2, 16; 1 Peter 1:6-7). He chastens us, to teach us repentance (Revelation 3:19). Don't …

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I was lost, but Jesus found me.

"Salvation is of the Lord" (Jonah 2:9). Jonah found himself in what seemed like a hopeless situation. He had been swallowed by a great fish. It seemed like the end for Jonah. Then, into the darkness came a bright shining light - the light of salvation. The testimony of Jonah is a testimony concerning salvation …

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