Thirst 2

April 05, 2016

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Not writing yesterday, or easily finding verse/s from today's readings in the brutality and murdering of David's life, got me on a rewind. 'Psalm by/about/instructions' were added later and like the verse numbers etc (breaks in passages) must be watched-out for – held lightly. This one (63) though, most-certainly . . .

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Thirst

April 03, 2016

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For personal around-me reasons. Not on the tap today.

Tell them “I love them” says God.

May return and do this write-up later today. For now.

Tell them “I love them” says God.

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Messenger

April 03, 2016

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Need to stay more off the net and read books. 'The Unseen Realm' by Heiser is one I'm on. If I'd read this sufficiently I could get a bit more smarty on, 'messengers, angels and like'. Having said this, weighing up some maybe-shift a bit in thinking, through Heiser's thoughts but remaining, in an open to . . .

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Delivered

April 01, 2016

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Two from tweet:

'David didn’t win the battle because of his skill, but because of his willingness to simply walk onto the field and face a giant – he believed that there was something that would fight for him – but nothing would happen until David engaged.'

In February from @realmarklandry link

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Look

April 01, 2016

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Some things about us are given (nature), then comes (nurture) and all we might have opportunity, or not, to do. David is chosen because God could see, who'd most likely do, what's required. Born with and responding, if nothing else, in the wilds of tending to sheep. God's chosen out of biology and the soul, plus . . .

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Alter

March 30, 2016

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Samuel embarking in prayer to change God's mind is finally told, on this occasion, firmly – no. This to remove Saul as King, whom God had come to regret leading them into. God gave them what they wanted. And Saul looked like their desire. God and 'the people' not least Samuel, were involved in the selection.

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Think

March 29, 2016

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Today's readings doesn't make easy sense, why and what God thought, as did. Communication is befuddled by less than best behaviour by Saul and – without understanding so much why – Jonathan. Reads like a breakdown. And as for the need to battle… more questions.

We obviously don't get the context, living in such . . .

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