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Take Captive Every Thought

2 Corinthians 10:5b says “take captive every thought and make it obedient to Christ” “Captivity” seems like such a negative word and “Freedom” such a good word.  Such a very “American” word is Freedom.  We love that word. But sometimes, when it comes to thoughts and actions, “freedom” at what cost and “captivity” for what purpose? … Continue reading

Random Thoughts / Scripture Devotion / Uncategorized

“Saba” – Hebrew – To eat, drink one’s fill – Satisfied

Yesterday I preached on “Contentment” – and someone came up and asked me about a word they had found in the Old Testament for Satisfaction that is transliterated “saba”.  It means to be “satisfied”.  In Psalm 17:15 David said he would be satisfied to simply have the Lord’s image every day.  Pretty good place to … Continue reading