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Decide for Christ - the valley of decision

Bible prophesy is something that we should never be ignorant of. In today's reading we see that the fulfilment of Joel's writing was only partially fulfilled in the historical setting of captivity and return, but there is a greater fulfilment that he spoke about, that is yet to come. Have a read.Joel 3: The LORD Judges the Nations1 "For behold, in ...
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The book of Joel - Assyria is coming

We add the short book of Joel to Nahum to finish off this week. The Assyrians would come against Israel. But the Assyrians would be dealt with. We also see how the Lord uses the historical setting of Israel to prophesy about future restoration and blessing for His people.Joel 1: 1 The word of the LORD that came to Joel, the son of Pethuel:An Invasi...
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Woe to Nineveh

Woe to Nineveh – as Jeremiah would later describe Jerusalem, Nineveh is a city that will be left naked and alone.Nahum 3: Woe to Nineveh1 Woe to the bloody city, all full of lies and plunder--- no end to the prey!2 The crack of the whip, and rumble of the wheel, galloping horse and bounding chariot!3 Horsemen charging, flashing sword and glittering...
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Nineveh - you reap what you sow

Nineveh – the destroyer, is described as being desolate. The pride of this city is finally brought down. Be blessed as you read and pray.Nahum 2:The Destruction of Nineveh1 The scatterer has come up against you. Man the ramparts; watch the road; dress for battle; collect all your strength.2 For the LORD is restoring the majesty of Jacob as the maje...
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Nahum - Nineveh about to be judged

Nineveh was the great city that Jonah had preached to and that had repented of her sins. That was a long time in the past and now Nineveh was about to be judged. Praise God for the fact that Jesus has taken our judgement upon His shoulders at the cross. Be blessed everyone. Nahum 1: 1 An oracle concerning Nineveh. The book of the vision of Nahum of...
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