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Leadership

In that day the wolf and the lamb will live together; the leopard will lie down with the baby goat. The calf and the yearling will be safe with the lion, and a little child will lead them all.

Isaiah 11:6, NLT

This is a captivating image–a wolf and a lamb, a leopard and goat, a calf and lion. All of them together, sharing one location. But, the most amazing part of all is that a little child will lead them. Not the strong adult. Not the eloquent speaker or elegant host–a little child. Sit and think about that for a while. A little child will lead them.


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The Cry

Job 7:6-21

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“I cannot keep from speaking. I must express my anguish. My bitter soul must complain. Am I a sea monster or a dragon that you must place me under guard? I think, ‘My bed will comfort me, and sleep will ease my misery,’ but then you shatter me with dreams and terrify me with visions. I would rather be strangled—rather die than suffer like this. I hate my life and don’t want to go on living. Oh, leave me alone for my few remaining days.”


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Seeing Is Believing

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“By faith Noah, being divinely warned of things not yet seen, moved with godly fear, prepared an ark for the saving of his household, by which he condemned the world and became heir of the righteousness which is according to faith” (Hebrews 11:7).
 
This past week, a group from my home town traveled to Williamstown, KY to visit the Ark Encounter. For those who are unaware, the Ark Encounter features a full scale replica of Noah’s Ark. Our group spent several hours exploring this amazing exhibit. One friend commented, “Just seeing this gives my faith a shot in the arm.” I agree!

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